Remember the mean girls in junior high? You know who I’m talking about. They were popular because no one wanted to be on their bad sides, had the teachers convinced that they were angels and often had mothers who were just as bad as they were.
We all assumed they would grow out of it (although their mean mothers should have been a clue that this was hopeless). Not only didn’t they grow out of it, they are now actively seeking to destroy your career, according to a Wall Street Journal article titled “The Tyranny of the Queen Bee.” The author, Peggy Drexler, a psychology at Weill Cornell Medical College, is researching the “queen bee” phenomenon in business.
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