1. These principles became known as " Machiavellianism ". 2. The dark triad of personality consists of psychopathy, Machiavellianism and narcissism. 3. In studies there was a positive correlation between Machiavellianism and workplace bullying. 4. Machiavellianism predicted involvement in bullying others. 5. :See Machiavellianism, although in this case the lady is using a diferent kind of stilleto. 6. More recent scholarship has disagreed with the characterization of " Arthashastra " as " Machiavellianism ". 7. The presence of Machiavellianism in an organisation has been positively correlated with counterproductive workplace behaviour and workplace deviance. 8. A personality trait directly linked to emotion and empathy where gender differences exist ( see below ) is Machiavellianism. 9. In research, Machiavellianism was positively associated with subordinate perceptions of abusive supervision ( an overlapping concept with workplace bullying ). 10. Oliver James identifies Machiavellianism as one of the dark triadic personality traits in the workplace, the others being narcissism and psychopathy.