Fredrick Winslow Taylor is my enemy. I cannot think of many other people in this world who, in my opinion, are just evil. The most angering piece of information I’ve found about
Now that I’ve established my stand point on Taylorism, I can with great delight, deny that I have ever been a part of a business or employer that specifically advocated the idea of scientific management. What I can say is that from working at a labor union for the past three summers I can safely say that this is exactly what labor unions strive to eliminate. The idea that management and the workforce have identical economic interests is not a valid claim and through working at the United Steel Workers I found that a main goal was to embrace individual talents of workers.
Let me begin by saying that individuality is one of, if not the most defining, unique trait to human beings. If it were not for individuality human beings would not be nearly as scientifically advanced as we are today. This is largely due to individuality and creativity being linked. Without individuality we would lack different experiences to draw upon when making decisions for our everyday life, which would result in less innovative designs, which as we know, are a huge part of the scientific leaps we have made over the course of humanity.
Concluding I can say that undoubtedly the lack of the individual in