10 professions with the most workplace psychopaths; Most of you will relate to the number 1

As per Kevin Dutton, a psychologist, there exists a tribe of workplace psychopaths.  These workplace psychopaths show a high number of the following behavioural patterns.

  • Public humiliation of others (high propensity of having temper tantrums or ridiculing work performance)
  • Malicious spreading of lies (intentionally deceitful)
  • Remorseless, or devoid of guilt
  • Frequently lies to push his/her point
  • Produces exaggerated bodily expressions (yawning, sneezing, etc.) as a means of gaining attention
  • Rapidly shifts between emotions – used to manipulate people or cause high anxiety

And the top 10 professions are?

  1. CEO
  2. Lawyer
  3. Media (TV/radio)
  4. Salesperson
  5. Surgeon
  6. Journalist
  7. Police officer
  8. Clergy
  9. Chef
  10. Civil servant


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