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narcissists at work

The following series of tweets by @HoarseWisperer is an incredibly good examination of how people with narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) control those who work for them. I am sure many of us have witnessed similar behaviours in toxic workplaces. Naming and understanding these behaviours can help us deal with them. I have expanded some abbreviations and highlighted what I think is the key insight. I worked for a severe narcissist for a while. I just realize I’ve never written specifically...
Tags: Work, White House, John Cleese, Silicon Valley, eLearning, NPD, Baird, Paul Purcell, James Aaron

Listo Financial raises $8.5 mln from LEAP Global Partners, Mexico Ventures, Continental Advisors, others

Listo Financial said it raised $8.5 million of Series A capital in a round led by LEAP Global Partners and joined by Mexico Ventures, Continental Advisors and existing investors. Roman Leal, a managing partner at LEAP, and Paul Purcell of Continental Advisors will join the board. A press release follows:     Cross-Border Venture Capital Fund LEAP Global Partners Leads $8.5 Million Series A Round Investment in Listo Mexico Ventures and Continental Advisors also participate in A round so Listo can...
Tags: Mexico, Americas, Trends, Palo Alto, United States, Goldman Sachs, VC Deals, Leal, Global Partners, Narvaez, Mexico Ventures, Oportun, Paul Purcell, Listo Financial, Mexico Ventures Continental Advisors, Roman Leal

How to survive your terrible coworkers, according to a Stanford professor

You've got to learn how to deal with workplace jerks if you're going to advance professionally — and preserve your sanity. Robert Sutton, professor of management at Stanford University and author of "The No Asshole Rule," spoke to a number of individuals who have coped with less than ideal coworkers for his upcoming book "The Asshole Survival Guide." His sources included people who have worked with back-stabbers, incompetent and abusive bosses, and even one man who dealt with a noisy coworker w...
Tags: Stanford, Trends, Stanford University, Don, Sutton, Robert Sutton, Paul Purcell, Robert W Baird He

Baird Capital wraps up mid-market fund at about $310 mln

Baird Capital has closed its global fund at about $310 million, beating its $300 million target. The fund will back middle-market companies in the technology and services, healthcare and industrial solutions markets in the U.S., UK and Asia. So far, the fund has invested in R2i, an American digital marketing provider and UK-based CAV Ice Protection Limited and CAV Advanced Technologies, which supply safety critical and energy efficiency components to the global aviation industry. No financial te...
Tags: Asia, UK, US, Trends, Chicago, Financial Conduct Authority, Funds, US UK, Baird, Robert W Baird Co, Cav, Baird Capital, Baird Capital Baird Capital, Paul Purcell, CAV Ice Protection Limited, CAV Advanced Technologies Ltd

v1984 - Aria of Dawn

The US experimental club producer moves to Knives for his latest 12″. v1984 burst onto the scene last year with the astonishing Becoming N(one) EP for Paul Purcell’s Glacial Industries label, and now he’s moving to Kuedo and… (in post v1984 announces Pansori EP on Kuedo’s Knives imprint from FACT. More by this artist at )
Tags: Music, US, Dawn, Kuedo, Glacial Industries, Paul Purcell