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The Terrible Leader by Dan White

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CHAPTER 7

MAKING THEM MISERABLE

So far, we have focused on Terribleness and you. The rest of this book now turns to look at how you can inflict your Terribleness on others, and we start by looking at those in the best position to appreciate your new-found tyrannical tendencies: your team. These are the people that give you the most problems today, in all probability. They are the people who look to you for leadership and they are the people whose performance will largely dictate your own success and fortunes. They are inferior to you, not just in terms of personal wealth and intelligence, but also in terms of their stature and importance within the organisation. You may have many thousands of people under you, you may just have one, and in the ...

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