MGMTCh2 - Chapter2 HistoryofManagement MGMT Designed &...

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  1 Chapter 2              History of Management B-books, Ltd. MGMT Chuck Williams
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  2 In the Beginning After reading the next section, you should be able to: 1. explain the origins of management.
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  3 Management Ideas and Practice  Throughout History 1.1 5000 BC 4000-2000 BC 1800 BC 600 BC 500 BC 400 BC 400 BC 175 284 900 1100 1418 1436 1500 1525 Sumerians Egyptians Planning, organizing, controlling. Hammurabi Nebuchadnezzar Sun Tzu Xenophon Cyrus Cato Diocletian al-Farabi Ghazali Barbarigo Venetians Sir Thomas More Machiavelli Record keeping Plan, organize, control; written requests Controls; using witnesses in legal cases Wage incentives, production control Strategy Management as a separate art Human relations and motion study Job descriptions Delegation of authority Leadership traits Managerial traits Different organizational forms/structures Numbering, standardization, interchangeability Critique of poor management and leadership Cohesiveness, power, and leadership
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  4 Why We Need Managers Today Work in families Skilled laborers Small, self-organized groups Unique, small batches of production Then Then Work in factories Specialized, unskilled laborers Large factories Large standardized mass production Now Now 1.2
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  5 The Evolution of Management After reading the next four sections, you should be able to: 1. explain the history of scientific management. 2. discuss the history of bureaucratic and administrative management. 3. explain the history of human relations management. 4. discuss the history of operations, information systems, and contingency management.
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  6 The History of   Scientific Management 2 Scientific Management Studies and tests methods to identify the best, most efficient ways “Seat-of-the Pants” Management No standardization of procedures No follow-up on improvements
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