E1: My Way is the Best Way - F.W. Taylor and Scientific Management (Part 1)

Talking About Organizations is proud to bring you Episode 1 on the Scientific Management of F.W. Taylor. Join us as we discuss his views on human motivation, knowledge and expertise, role in the development of commercial bureaucracy and why he advocated management based on systematic measurement as opposed to anything else.

To learn more about the reading visit the Episode page where you will also find a link to a free Google Books copy of the book and some additional reading suggestions.

Please enjoy Part One of the discussion and tell us what you think!