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What your signature says about you

According to at least one study, the size of a CEO’s signature has a direct link to personality and leadership abilities.

What does a CEO’s John Hancock say about his or her personality? The larger the signature, the bigger the ego–at least, according to one study.

And a large ego leads to narcissistic tendencies, according to a recent study released by the Kenan-Flagler School of Business at the University of North Carolina. The study examined CEO signatures on SEC filings to “measure” and “capture the CEO’s narcissism.”

Self-admiring CEOs, the study said, are likely to spend more aggressively and carelessly than their more down-to-earth counterparts.

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