CNN Business Features Prof. Chatman
Originally published on CNN Business
"People high on the narcissism scale are less sensitive to risk," said Jennifer Chatman, a professor of management at the Berkeley Haas School of Business and one of the researchers on the study.
They also tend to discount negative feedback and are overly confident in their judgment.
Chatman said the lawsuits brought during a narcissistic CEO's tenure usually aren't over headline-grabbing issues so much as basic business practices, like accounting irregularities or patent infringement.
To learn more about the connection between narcissitic CEOs and risk, read the full article on CNN.