Are You a Certified Jerk? Take the ARSE and Find Out

One of the most popular and fun things we’ve done since publishing The No Asshole Rule is to put the self-test from Chapter 4 online. I worked with Guy Kawasaki and the folks at Electric Pulp on this little project. Guy, who has a way with words, suggested that we call it the ARSE (Asshole Rating Self-Exam) and the Electric Pulp people made it work online. I confess that it isn’t a validated test, but the behaviors are based on those described and studied in research on bullying. Over 150,000 people have completed it. If you want to find if you are certified asshole, give the ARSE a try here.

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