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time study

Origin of time study
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • The time study shows what is the best time in which a good average worker can do the job.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • How will this time study and Reward System affect the position of the worker?

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • Also motion study and time study determine exactly how a tool or a piece of equipment can best be used.

  • After the time study has been made, an instruction card is made out for the job.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • Then a time study is made of the job as it goes through the various operations on each machine.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • This point is based on an estimated time, not on a time study.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • It must be particularly noted that the time study is not for the purpose of driving the worker.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • This also enables the time study engineer to see that tools and speeds are satisfactory and to cut out useless motions.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • It is not claimed that the time study is perfect and that the records obtained are absolutely exact.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
  • A trustworthy worker and one who appreciates the time study principle must be selected for the study.

    A Rational Wages System Henry Atkinson
British Dictionary definitions for time study

time study

noun
1.
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