Division of Labor
Kapitel i bok, 2015

This article describes how dividing a large repetitive task into smaller parts and allocating each to a single person can made tasks simpler, easier to learn, and enabled them to be more quickly carried out. But there are also drawbacks including monotony of work, possible physical injury from task repetition, low flexibility and poor robustness.

division of labor

standardization

task repetition

Författare

David Bennett

Chalmers, Teknikens ekonomi och organisation, Supply and Operations Management

Ämneskategorier

Annan teknik

Företagsekonomi

Styrkeområden

Produktion

DOI

10.1002/9781118785317.weom100051

ISBN

978-1-119-97251-8