96: Toxic Tactics to watch out for

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“Negative people have a problem for every solution.”

Albert Einstein

It’s the little things that create a weak spot in your boundaries, and this weak spot creates a tear that manipulative people will exploit. 

Manipulators don’t wear name tags, they hide in plain sight and one persons toxic boss is another persons’ motivating mentor. So how can you tell the difference?

In this episode, we explore 5 phrases to be on the lookout for that manipulators use that will cause you to doubt yourself. 

Toxic people, incivility, bad behavior, tyrants, bully’s, and entitlement. Bad behavior is on the rise. This episode will help you protect yourself.

What you’ll hear in this podcast:

  • Is incivility and bad behavior on the rise?
  • Toxic people and how they can hide
  • What to watch out for with a manipulator
  • How manipulators assault your boundaries
  • Why toxic people use these phrases
  • Why are these phrases a warning sign?
  • What your body has to do with it
  • How manipulators assault your self-esteem
  • For a manipulator, it’s all about them

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“Don’t you know who I am?” How to stay sane in an era of narcissism, entitlement, and incivility.” Durvasula Ph.D, Ramani S. 

Show Intro music is Whispering Through by Asura

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