I’m not sure this is true but it is an interesting article on www.nbcnews.com. Check it out. To summarize the premise of the article is that our leader’s behavior legitimizes those behaviors and makes it acceptable in the workplace. Here’s an excellent quote from the article.
“When we see behaviors in our leaders, it’s permissive,” said career coach Brenda Abdilla, who said she has more clients today trying to cope with hostility or belittlement, particularly from bosses. “It can encourage more bad behavior over time,” she said.
Photo: Donald Trump on the campaign trail in Las Vegas, Nevada June 18, 2016. REUTERS/David Becker/Files