How much do you know about past and current management trends

Let’s find out! Your task, should you choose to accept it, is to match each management trend with the date and person it’s most associated with.

For example, number 1, Scientific Management, was kicked off in 1911 by Frederick Winslow Taylor, so on you’d write 1–a on a piece of paper. Who do you associate Servant leadership with? Write the letter of that date and person beside number 2. And so on.

Good luck. Answers next week.

Management trend                                    Date and person most associated with it

1.  Scientific management                             a. 1911, Frederick Winslow Taylor

2.  Servant leadership                                    b. 1964, Robert Blake and Jane Mouton

3.  The balanced scorecard                           c. 1990, Michael Hammer

4.  Beaucratic management
and hierarchies theory                               d. 1924, Elton Mayo

5.  Business process re-engineering              e. 1964, Victor Vroom

6.  Big data analytics                                      f. 1989, Jan Carlzon

7.  Australia industrialises                               g. 1945, Sir Edward ‘Weary’ Dunlop

8.  Power with, not power over                       h. 1943, Abraham Maslow

9.  Emotional Intelligence                                i. 1920s, Mary Parker Follett

10. The hierarchy of needs                              j. 1978, James McGregor Burns

11. Management as a profession                    k. 1959, Frederick Herzberg

12. The Hawthorne experiments                      l. 1970, Robert Greenleaf

13. Total Quality Control                                  m. 1946, Peter Drucker

14. Moments of truth                                       n.  1960, Douglas McGregor

15. Action Centred Leadership                        o. 1992, Robert Kaplan and David Norton

16. Hygiene factors and Motivators                  p. 1960s, Paul Hersey and Kenneth
Blanchard

17. Expectancy theory of motivation                 q. 1922, Max Weber

18. Empathic leadership                                    r. 1958, Robert Tannenbaum and
Warren Schmidt

19. Transformational leadership                         s. 1973, John Adair

20. The continuum of leadership styles              t. 1950s W Edwards Deming and others

21. Management Grid                                        u.  2011, lots of really smart people

22. Theory X, Theory Y                                       v. 1920s, William Lawrence Ballieu and                                                                                the Collins House Group

23. Task-readiness theory                                  w. 1995, Daniel Goleman

 

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