How do manipulators end up in life

With these 7 tricks manipulative people try to control you

You deal with manipulators and psychopaths more often than you might initially think. You have probably met such a person more than once or see him or her regularly - maybe even at work, more precisely in the executive suite.

According to an Australian study by Bond University, one in five managing directors is a psychopath.

Many of them are extremely manipulative, which unfortunately is not immediately apparent - which makes them all the more dangerous.

Author and consultant Keld Jensen has dealt intensively with this topic for "Forbes" and recorded 7 signs by which you can recognize whether you are dealing with a manipulator. Here you are:

With these 7 tricks manipulative people try to control you

With these 7 tricks manipulative people try to control you

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  • They insult you and disguise it as humor

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  • They change the subject to avoid taking responsibility

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  • Some days they are compassionate, understanding, and loving - and other days they are completely the opposite

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  • They accuse you of things for which they are responsible

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  • They test your limits

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  • They use the "gaslight" trick

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  • They will try to control you

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