“A guidebook for deflecting psychological manipulators. … Bluntly cautionary and applicable advice on the importance of vigilance.” ―Kirkus
“This easy-to-read guide will calm fears by arming readers with practical tactics for thwarting a psychopath’s
strategies. Adults in the workplace and at home would benefit from Erikson’s advice on how to recognize and understand different behaviors, as well as how to recognize red flags in all types of relationships.” ―Booklist
About the Author
Thomas Erikson is a Swedish behavioral expert, active lecturer, and bestselling author. For more than twenty years he has been traveling all over Europe delivering lectures and seminars to executives and managers at a wide range of companies, including IKEA, Coca Cola, Microsoft, and Volvo.
Surrounded by Idiots has been a Swedish runaway bestseller since it was first published in 2014. It has sold over 3 million copies worldwide and been translated into 42 languages.