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Sat Nov 10, 2012, 08:40 AM

12. Although it is kind of a broad brush, this is very interesting.

It ties in really well with personal observation. First one that caught my eye was "Salesperson"; after a couple of decades working at a car dealer, I never saw a sales manager who didn't fit the dictionary definition of "arrogant prick".

Also jumping right out is the "Chef" on one list and "Crafts-person" on the other. I immediately thought of the stark contrast between Chef Gordon Ramsey and Craftsman Mike Holmes. The only time anyone ever cries on Mike's show is when they thank him.

"Judge" should be right after CEO. And I'm kind of surprised that military is not on the list. I was a military kid and I served myself; there are a lot of folks that fit the definition, particularly in the higher enlisted ranks and lower O-levels.

I think it probably has more to do with environment than the actual chosen profession. For example if you ever attended Catholic school, you know that it is entirely possible to have a psychopathic teacher.

Gotta get that book...workplace personalities, and how those personalities dovetail with talents and vocations is fascinating to me.

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