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which is why he believed continually pushing people was the only way they would reach their potential efficiency. The workers were timed and had to do each motion as effectively as possible. It was meant to make these lower class workers as productive as possible but none of them had a say on how things were done or whether it was possible to keep up that pace for a prolonged time period. Taylor would literally go around factories and time people to make sure they stayed on top of things. The workers are not
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Unformatted text preview: always being watched but there is a possibility of it and so they internalize the norms of working hard and doing these productively so they will not get in trouble. Even as they work this hard they do not get a say in what happens and, like in Undercover Boss most bosses do not even know what is going on in their factories or how hard it is to have low level jobs. -payment by result method...
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