"When it's your turn to get shouted at, you just hang your head and wait until the yelling stops. And, when it isn't, I'm ashamed to say, you hang your head and thank God it's someone else's turn."
"[Senior leader] meetings are a nightmare every month. [They are] ritual humiliation in front of your peers."
"I was sobbing hysterically the night before my performance review. I just couldn't face my boss. The constant blame; the constant undermining. That's when I realised I'd had enough – it was time to take a package and leave."
These are comments from senior leaders I've worked with over recent months.