Thriving in the Net-Work Era
MARCH 19, 2012
Time for some quick-and-dirty research to get the brain in gear. Before industrialization, work was local or industry meant cottage-industry. About three hundred years ago, work became an organizational matter. Factories require groups of people working together. Clocks measure working hours instead of the sun. Frederick Taylor uses time-and-motion studies to find the one best way to do individual pieces of work.