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The Evil Executive by Simon Maier

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TYRANTS AND MACHIAVELLI

illustration …the snares of watchful tyranny. illustration

Macbeth, Act V, Scene 8

The executive with tyrannical traits—oppressive, controlling and cruel—will resort to Machiavellian tactics and constantly make decisions that feed his ego. His primary concern is maintaining power and he will coerce and intimidate others to support him in that aim. The tyrant thinks of his subordinates or employees as rabble aboard his ship. He is the captain, he is ...

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