These are the opposite of big-picture people, but they have the irritating habit of being quite good at what they do. An employee obsessed with perfect presentations will make: perfect presentations. Everyone wants a monomaniac when seeking a cure from a doctor - and it's no bad thing in actors or chefs either. Writers famously suffer, as do painters (the ones who draw the same subject over and over again). The level of focus is appealing to the boss, but it gets on everyone else's nerves. As this is a compulsion, the only cure is one that shifts the mania to something else - though be careful here: it could be you instead.
Governments and civil courts are increasingly willing to inflict hefty penalties for wrongdoing, says author José Hernandez.
Practice makes perfect, says Element 6 executive director Siobhán Duffy.
UPDATE: With Farage rampant and the PM ousted, the way is paved for a hardline successor to take the nuclear option.
Take a wild guess which sector comes out on top.
The laminate manufacturer's European boss shares his turnaround tips.
It's a little too easy to cherry-pick generalised leadership tips from exotic role models.