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Unformatted text preview: 1 Principles of Management Week 2 Management History 2 Exhibit 2.1 Exhibit 2.1 Development of Major Management Theories 3 Historical Background Of Management Two major events Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith division of labor - breakdown of jobs into narrow and repetitive tasks increased productivity Hierarchical control and management managers think and workers work Industrial Revolution substitution of machine power for human power large organizations required formal management 4 Scientific Management F.W. Taylor - Principles of Scientific Management Develop a science for each element of an individuals work, which will replace the old rule-of-thumb method. Scientifically select and then train, teach, and develop the worker. Heartily cooperate with the workers so as to ensure that all work is done effectively and efficiently. Divide work and responsibility almost equally between management and workers. 5 General Administrative Theorists Henri Fayol concerned with making the overall organization more effective developed theories of what constituted good management practice proposed a universal set of management functions: Plan, Organize, Control, Lead published principles of management (next slide) 6...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course BUSI 1007 taught by Professor Liu during the Spring '09 term at HKU.

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