William Henry Leffingwell

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William Henry Leffingwell (1876-1934) was the founder of National Office Management Association. He was trained as a stenographer and "applied scientific management to the office."[1]

Books[edit]

  • Making the office pay; tested office plans, methods, and systems that make for better results from everyday routine (A. W. Shaw company, 1918)[2]
  • The automatic letterwriter and dictation system (A. W. Shaw Company, 1919)[3]
  • William Henry Leffingwell, Office Management - Principles and Practice (London: A. W. Shaw Company, 1925)
  • William Henry Leffingwell, A Textbook of Office Management (New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company Inc, 1932)
  • William Henry Leffingwell and Edwin Marshall Robinson, Textbook of Off ice Management (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1943)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kanigel, Robert. "Taylor-made.(19th-century efficiency expert Frederick Taylor)". Gale Group. p. 4. Retrieved 15 April 2011. 
  2. ^ Internet Archive. "Making the office pay; tested office plans, methods, and systems that make for better results from everyday routine". Retrieved 15 April 2011. 
  3. ^ Internet Archive. rw00leff "The automatic letterwriter and dictation system". Retrieved 15 April 2011.