Author: Marie-Line Germain, Ph.D.
Narcissism at Work: Personality Disorders of Corporate Leaders
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan ISBN-13: 978-3319603292
This book explores the damaging effects of personality disorders in corporate leaders, particularly in regard to organizational variables including employee productivity, motivation, well-being, retention, and ultimately, the organization’s bottom line. While helping employees recognize and understand the overt and covert characteristics of malignant narcissism, Narcissism at Work offers solutions and coping strategies vital for employees, industrial psychologists, human resource professionals, and organizational leaders in order to optimize business functions and increase employee well-being.
Table of Contents
Definition and Description (Traits and Skills) of Narcissistic Leaders
Assessment of Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD)
Narcissism in Leadership and Management: A Research Summary
How NPD Leaders Perceive Themselves and Others
Considerations for HR, Consultants, and Organizational Psychologists
Case Studies and Practical Advice
Book Summary and Directions for Future Research
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