A Psychology Expert Shares 5 Toxic Phrases 'Highly Selfish' People Use

By Mike Fishmore | May 11, 2024

Detrimental phrases

A psychology expert gained experience after assisting organizations in managing excessively selfish employees, especially those whose actions can negatively impact their colleagues.

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Here are five detrimental phrases commonly employed by highly selfish and entitled individuals.

Sense of entitlement

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1. "This feedback is insulting."
Individuals with a sense of entitlement perceive constructive criticism as a direct assault on their character. They reject the fundamental reality that there is always space for development.