Once again, while I was reading through some things for my history class I found something relevant to what we are talking about…
Frederick W. Taylor, who was an expert on metal-cutting methods, believed that an engineer’s approach could be applied to managing workers. They referred to this as scientific management.
This did not work well for this specific company. It proved to be expensive (which
Brody, David, Lynn Dumenil, and James A. Henretta.