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six-hour shift and industrial efficiency

by Leverhulme, William Hesketh Lever Viscount

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Published by H. Holt and company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Labor and laboring classes -- Great Britain,
    • Hours of labor -- Great Britain,
    • Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lord Leverhulme, being an abridged and rearranged edition of the author"s Six-hour day, with an introduction by Henry R. Seager.
      ContributionsTannenbaum, Frank, 1893-1969.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8390 .L4 1920
      The Physical Object
      Pagination265 p.
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6625958M
      LC Control Number20011378
      OCLC/WorldCa580558

      Kellogg’s shift to the six-hour workday occurred on December 1, Hunnicutt calls the shift an “instant success” (p. 1) because it attracted the. attention of the national media and Herbert Hoover’s administration. The shift was the product of an unusual time and two unusual men. The first. In the s, some other Swedish retirement homes and day cares tested out six-hour days and then ended up switching back because of the cost. But the shift in private companies may happen more Author: Adele Peters.

      Introduction. The unit cost of logging or road construction is essentially derived by dividing cost by production. In its simplest case, if you rented a tractor with operator for $60 per hour - including all fuel and other costs - and you excavated cubic meters per hour, your unit cost for excavation would be $ per cubic meter.   The six-hour shift was destined to become "one of the important shock absorbers of American industrial advance."(29) During the summer of , Factory and Industrial Management updated its earlier story, finding that the six-hour day had "won its spurs." The "true significance" of the six-hour day was that it represented.

      ABSTRACT Anttila, Timo Reduced Working Hours: Reshaping Duration, Timing and Tempo of Work Jyväskylä: University of Jyväskylä, , p. The nurses were made to work for six hours on a work day for a year instead of the traditional eight-hour-shift. Their salaries were not changed. The result of this trial was a stress-free, high productive environment which helped the nurses take better care of the elderly.


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