How to Influence a Narcissist: Options (Part 2 of 5)

In the previous post, we focused on your mindset. Now it’s time to interact with the narcissist in your life. You’re facing a self-absorbed, hyper-critical person. A person who bullies, bluffs, and bulldozes. Who specializes in finding fault and lobbing verbal grenades. How do you influence a person like this? Is it even possible? Absolutely. […]

How to Influence a Narcissist: Mindset (Part 1 of 5)

Ready for a new approach to the challenging person in your life? As the year ended, I launched a series on narcissism. You discovered tips on how to identify a narcissist. Now let’s turn to solutions so the person will stop upending your leadership, work, or family. You might be thinking, “I’ll just cut them […]

More Ways to Spot a Narcissist (Part 3 of 3)

There’s a difficult person in your life—the self-absorbed type who twists your words and lobs verbal grenades. It seems impossible to change their mind. During this series of posts, I’ve been laying out signs to identify if someone is a narcissist. Why does this matter? Because leadership influence begins with preparation and preparation begins with […]