Reverse-Engineering Leadership: Deconstructing Perceptions of Personality in Generals and CEOs
Poster Session XII - Board: XII-
What do Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, and retired U.S. Army General Stanley McChrystal have in common? A Q-sort technique was used to identify audience perceptions of personality characteristics of CEOs and generals, and results indicate more similarities than differences. CEOs and generals were not viewed as similar to narcissists.