Devious Ethics: Dealing with Snakes in Suits

John L. Daly, MBA, CPA, CMA, CPIM, Executive Education, Inc.

Good people believe everyone else is just like them. We cannot imagine someone could con us or our company and have no guilt or remorse. Lack of guilt and empathy are key traits of a psychopath. Experts estimate one out of 25 executives is a psychopath and may initially appear to be more normal than the rest of us. Psychopaths may present a convincing picture of virtue while helping themselves to money, status and sex, leaving a path of shattered expectations, empty wallets, and broken hearts in their wake. Learn how to recognize and deal with others who have no conscience.