Status Seeking Personalities at Work

Common traits for employees with a status seeking personality at work include:

  • Optimistic
  • Positive
  • Enthusiastic
  • Persuasive
  • Trusting
  • Seeks authority
  • Seeks prestige
  • Probably collects status symbols
  • Rationalizes failure
  • Uses excuses (for self and others)
  • Has a tendency to finish sentences for others (or explain what the other person “really” means)

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