Scientific management arose, from the need to increase productivity. To expand productivity, ways had to be found to increase the efficiency of workers. Fredrick W. Taylor built the body of principles to overcome this problem. So according to Taylor, there are 4 basic principles for Scientific management:-

Advertisement
  1. Each task must be scientifically designed so that it can replace the old, rule-of thumb methods.
  2. Workers must be scientifically selected and trained so that they can be more productive on their job.
  3. Bring scientifically designed jobs and workers together so that there will be a match between them.
  4. There must be division of labour and cooperation between management and workers

Taylor stressed the importance of employee welfare as well as production efficiency. He summed up his approach in these words:-

  1. Science, not rule of thumb;
  2. Harmony, not discord;
  3. Cooperation, not individualism;
  4. Maximum output in place of restricted output;
  5. Development of each man to his greatest efficiency and prosperity;
  6. Equitable division of work and responsibility between management and labour.

 

Advertisement
The following two tabs change content below.
We, at BMS.co.in, believe in sharing knowledge and giving quality information to our BMS students. We are here to provide and update you with every details required by you BMSites! If you want to join us, please mail to [email protected]
53 Comments

Leave a reply

BMS.co.in is aimed at revolutionising Bachelors in Management Studies education, also known as BMS for students appearing for BMS exams across all states of India. We provide free study material, 100s of tutorials with worked examples, past papers, tips, tricks for BMS exams, we are creating a digital learning library.

Disclaimer: We are not affiliated with any university or government body in anyway.

©2020 BMS - Bachelor of Management Studies Community 

A Management Paradise Venture

Ask Us On WhatsApp
or

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

or

Create Account