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  • Time studyStandard time

    Calculation of standard time or typical time

    The calculation of standard time or typical time is the first stage in the data processing of time study. Although the specialist in the middle of the analysis may consider it necessary to observe the operations again, this stage does not require a great mastery of arithmetic. It consists of common and current calculations that can be done in a…

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  • Time studyTime Study

    What is Time Study?

    Time study, also known as the classical method with a stopwatch, was proposed by Frederick Taylor in 1881. Although other methodologies for measuring work have been developed, the classical method with a stopwatch remains the most widely used. This study consists of measuring the time a worker spends on a given task, in order to establish a standard time. It…

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