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We can’t let history repeat itself.

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As a Ph.D. researcher who specializes in leadership, I gathered insights about Machiavellianism to better understand the inner-machinations and personalities of Machiavellian leaders.

Niccolò Machiavelli was a Renaissance-era Italian diplomat, philosopher, and historian. He is well-renowned for his book “The Prince” from 1513. …

We all have a dark side, even if we’re afraid to admit it.

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As a doctoral researcher fascinated by psychological and behavioral studies, I enjoy gathering insights surrounding our personalities. It was fascinating to learn about the “shadow self” — especially their role in driving emotional triggers.

The Shadow Self

The psychological concept of the “shadow” was introduced by Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung.

Jung’s concept of…

Let’s find out what they are all about.

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As a doctoral researcher who is fascinated by personality research, I enjoy gathering insights into the different personality types and how each behaves with one another.

Among many personality types, the Type C personality is quite different from others. It may be beneficial to know what makes this personality distinct…

Don’t let their introverted disguise fool you.

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As a doctoral researcher who is fascinated by personality research, vulnerable narcissists are covert in symptomology. They convey traits that are not very similar to the other type of narcissists, such as those who are grandiose or vulnerable.

Some of the most common characteristics of vulnerable narcissists include:

  • Being neurotic…

They are often attracted to one another.

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Empaths and narcissists are easily attracted to one another. This is likely because empaths are compassionate “givers” while narcissists thrive on being admired.

Empaths are capable of soaking up other peoples’ emotions and this makes them particularly attractive to narcissists. …

Exploring the World of Digital Narcissists

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As a doctorate researcher in management, I am intrigued to learn more about the psychology of narcissistic CEO and leaders. While I was acquiring knowledge about the psychology of narcissism and narcissists, I came across a specific type of narcissist which is called a digital narcissist.

Introducing the Digital Narcissist

We are aware that…

They’re not narcissists, even if they think they are.

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Echoism is described as being the total opposite of narcissism. Usually, echoists are fearful of appearing egotistical and they avoid attention-seeking behaviors and situations.

Echoists are a nice and humble type and always tend to be over-giving. Due to their humble nature, they are the ones who become the giver…

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