The two go on to explain that psychopaths are not necessarily violent and name a few identifying traits common among psychopaths:
1. Cunning and manipulative
2. Superficial charm
3. A high sense of self-worth
4. Lacks feelings of guilt or remorse
5. Little control over their behavior
In the episode, Greg goes on to explain:
Psychopaths activities are almost always goal-oriented to obtain more wealth, more status or more power, and some cases sexual opportunities. This makes sense, as CEOs actually exhibit the highest proportion of psychopathic traits compared to all other careers. Think about it — It'd be much easier to push everyone out of the way when climbing the corporate ladder if you were a psychopath.
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