Industrial Management Volume 58

Industrial Management Volume 58

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ...while efficient in many respects, was based on wrong motives and weak links and because of this Germany was vanquished, which leads to this truism. No attainment is more efficient, than the organization which makes it possible. On the stage of time we are watching a real play which has all the aspects of a tragedy. The peoples of the world are the actors. The plot has to do with the clash between poverty, unrest, unemployment and widespread suffering, on the one hand, and incompetency in high places, waste, inefficiency, unfairness, extravagance and general disregard for the future, on the other. The Great War constituted the first act. We are in the midst of the second, wherein we are all trying to adjust ourselves to the reconstruction; going around in circles, so it seems, in a feverish effort to get things back to normal. W are all breathlessly awaiting the start of the engineers, served through the shop as molder, draftsman and designer in the plants of several representative manufacturing firms. Later he became an expert systematiscr. After specialising on analytical work in factory management he was in the employ of a number of industrial establishments and was associated with three different Units of industrial engineers. This experience ultimately led to the founding of the wellknown organisation of genera! consulting and management engineers and industrial experts of which he it now the head and director. third act, to know how it is all going to come out in the end. lis there one among us who can tell? The name of the play? Let us call it "The Regeneration of the World," for that in grim reality is what is being staged today in every quarter of the globe, every race contributing its share. Regardless of how long...show more

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  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 25mm | 875g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236926641
  • 9781236926647