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Review Questions Taylor 1) What is functional foremanship 2) Wages high but productivity are higher 3) How did congress and the unions react to time study. Union were highly against it. Hawthorne experiment 1) Hawthorne effect – people work better when they are conscious that they are being studied 2) Team/ group work. – can work for and against management on the basis of whether they have decision making power, a voice, and the option to talk to each other. Men intentionally restricted productivity, but women increased productivity 3) Counseling Changing environment 1) Trusts and anti trusts 2) When monopolies are present prices go up. When there is competition prices go down. a. Intel is a monopoly because they produce 80% of all computer chips 3) The New Deal – government regulation 2-14-2008 The Challenger Decentralization of decision making – decisions are at the lowest level and the higher managers never hear about it Centralization – highest up managers are making decisions Multiple lines of communication – talking amongst different levels of managers, prevents accident Kennedy – put tons of money into the NASA program for the “man on the moon”. “Boys take off your engineering hats and put on your manager hats” – stop worrying about the safety and
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