Different personalities exist in every workplace, and among them, some individuals can make work challenging for others. These individuals tend to be selfish, aggressive, and arrogant, causing disruptions to morale and productivity in the workplace. Unfortunately, the prevalence of toxic coworkers is increasing, making it a frustrating task to handle them.
I recently had a fascinating conversation with Tessa West, an esteemed Professor of Psychology at New York University, who is an absolute expert in interpersonal interaction and communication. According to Tessa, while there are undoubtedly some difficult individuals in the workplace, most of the time we are dealing with people who have their own vulnerabilities that become amplified in certain situations. This results in a spectrum of behaviors that we encounter.
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