Why 1 in 5 Supply Chain Managers Are Ruthless Psychopaths

I was presenting on mental toughness to Consortium 8 at 2020 Exchange yesterday and outlining the 4 C’s framework of:

  • Control
  • Commitment
  • Challenge
  • Confidence

when the discussion moved onto Psychopaths in the workplace.

Our focus was on CEO’s Top Ten Jobs for Psychopaths and whether excessive Control and Confidence could be signs of psychopathic behavior. This study of supply chain managers by Nathan Brooks, a Phd student at Bond University, as reported by Simon Evans in the Australian Financial Review, discusses psychopaths in the workplace and suggests it’s a broader corporate trait.

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Source: Mental Toughness Partners

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