Concept of administration that assessed and synthesized work flows. The primary goal was increasing fiscal performance, particularly labor efficiency. It was one of the very first attempts to utilize scientific research to the construction of procedures and administration. Particularly refers to the approach to business management pioneered by Frederick W. Taylor (1856-1915) during the late 19th century.
SCICNTIFIC MANAGEMENT: "Scientific management was introduced by U.S. engineer Frederick W. Taylor (1856-1915) in the late 19th century and publicized in a 1911 book."