Along the way, Jon meets psychopaths, those whose lives have been touched by madness and those whose job it is to diagnose it, including the influential psychologist who developed the Psychopath Test, from whom Jon learns the art of psychopath-spotting. A skill which seemingly reveals that madness could indeed be at the heart of everything . . .
The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson (The Men Who Stare at Goats) passes my tests. I should just stop and say that you should read the book, but bear with me.
Along the way, Ronson discovers that relatively ordinary people are, more and more, defined by their most insane edges. "The Psychopath Test" is a fascinating adventure through the minds of madness.
Toxic bosses wreak havoc and bring significant financial risk and actual costs to corporations every year. That is why we thought you would enjoy reading about The Psychopath Test for Bosses. A version of this article appeared in the July 2005 Fast Company Magazine. However, it is still applicable to today.