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Horrible Bosses: UNT Study Says Your Boss May Be a Psychopath

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DENTON, Texas -- If you're clocking hours in a cubicle in corporate America, you've probably encountered your fair share of horrible bosses.

No surprise there.

But, has it ever crossed your mind that maybe your boss might be a psychopath?

No, not Michael Myers psycho!

We're talking more like The Devil Wears Prada, Miranda Priestly kind of psychopath!

Well, according to a study by a psych professor at the University of North Texas, you can find most of the psychopath population sitting in the head chair at your morning meeting.

So, how can you tell if you're dealing with a psychopath at work? Well, is your boss:

  • Pathological liar?
  • Have a superficial charm?
  • Lack any sense of remorse?

If any of these sound familiar, you've probably just diagnosed the same guy cutting your checks.

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