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Abusive and intimidating behavior in business

Kantor advises in his book The Psychopathology of Everyday Life: How Antisocial Personality Disorder Affects All of Us The authors of the book Snakes in Suits: When Psychopaths Go to Work describe a five phase model of how a typical workplace psychopath climbs to and maintains power.

Supervisors should consult with Human Resources and Labor Relations when dealing with disruptive behavior.

Manipulative behavior is intrinsic to narcissists, who use manipulation to obtain power and narcissistic supply.

Those with antisocial personalities will manipulate for material items, power, revenge, and a wide variety of other reasons.

According to her, these behaviors often appear as unthinking manifestations of intense pain, and are often not deliberate as to be considered truly manipulative.