Study reveals that while narcissistic leaders tend to rate themselves highly, they often have a negative impact on other people in the workplace.
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Ever since the ascent of Donald Trump to the US presidency narcissism has been one of the most talked about personality traits among leaders in business. This often focuses on their potential for undermining their own organisations.
Now academics have looked closely at the personal cost for employees and found, perhaps not surprisingly, that narcissists have a deleterious effect on the people they manage.
After questioning 122 employees of 68 business leaders in Germany, the researchers at Bamberg University conclude that while narcissistic leaders may rate themselves highly, they are often not perceived positively by employees and, ind
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