Toxic People in the Workplace: Bullied by the Boss

Image Source According to a 2017 survey conducted by the Workplace Bullying Institute, 60.4 million Americans are affected by workplace bullying. The study defined workplace bullying as “repeated mistreatment of an employee by one or more employees; abusive conduct that is: threatening, humiliating, or intimidating, work sabotage, or verbal abuse”(Namie 2017). This type of abuse Continue reading Toxic People in the Workplace: Bullied by the Boss

The Dark Triad: Toxic People in the Workplace

            Image Source The term “Dark Triad” for some, may conjure comic book images of an evil triumvirate set on world domination, and that characterization is not far from the truth. Psychologists use the term Dark Triad to refer to three of the most destructive, abusive, and toxic character types: narcissistic, Machiavellian, and psychopathic personality Continue reading The Dark Triad: Toxic People in the Workplace