Have you taken the Difficult Person Test?

A friend sent it to me, and I sent it to other friends. Most of us shrugged off the questions — the answers seemed pretty obvious. And yet everyone got slightly different results. While the majority (including myself) scored on the “easy to get along with” side, I was struck by how we each had different ranges of the seven traits highlighted:

  1. Callousness
  2. Grandiosity
  3. Aggressiveness
  4. Suspicion
  5. Manipulativeness
  6. Dominance
  7. Risk-taking

Not only that, but none of us got a score of 0%, meaning none of us are 0% difficult people. It turns out that even if you think you’re easy to work and get along with, you still probably have at least one of these annoying traits.

Read the full article at Harvard Business Review