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Who is Henry Laurence Gantt
Henry Laurence Gantt worked as a management consultant. In addition to a Gantt chart, which was designed in 1910, he also designed a principle of performance wage and some methods of efficiency measurement and work productivity.

Henry Laurence Gantt was born in 1861 in Calvert County, Maryland, USA. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland. Initially he worked as a mechanical engineer. In the nineties of the 19th century, together with Frederick Winslow Taylor began to apply scientific management principles in Midvale and Bethlehem Steel. Subsequently he worked as a consultant in the field of management.

In addition to a Gantt chart, which was designed in 1910, he also designed a principle of performance wage and some methods of efficiency measurement and work productivity.

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