The Seven Habits of Sociopathic Managers

Dan Geddes
11 min readFeb 10, 2019

Top sociopathic managers don’t let empathy hold them back

Introduction

The competition to become a top corporate manager has never been fiercer. While old school corporate management values such as efficiency and vision still have their place, studies in several countries have shown that sociopaths and psychopaths are now disproportionately represented in senior management, especially among CEOs.

This is no accident. In the Darwinian struggle of 21st century global capitalism, sociopaths and…

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Dan Geddes

Editor of The Satirist (thesatirist.com) America’s Most Critical Journal; satirist, critic, standup in Amsterdam