Kris Dunn says NARCISSIST: Why the Best Candidates Don’t Always Become Leaders At Your Company…

Kris Dunn Kris Dunn, Worldwide FOT

There are a lot of assumptions out there that Narcissists make the best leaders in your company.  Turns out, narcissists are more likely to become leaders at your company, but not because they are the best fit.  A study last year by University of Nebraska professor Peter Harms had some interesting things to say about Narcissists becoming leaders.

According to the study, notes on which can be found here, Narcissists are more likely to become heads of companies for two reasons:

Read the whole post over at Kris Dunn’s The HR Capitalist (an FOT contributor blog).