In Sheep's Clothing: Understanding and Dealing with Manipulative People.
By Dr. George Simon.
Wow, I wish I had read this book before I entered the corporate world.
Besides teaching you how to recognize twenty different manipulation tactics, Dr. Simon also describes a type of person called a Covert Aggressive. This type of person is an expert in disguising their manipulation tactics. The case studies in this book are fascinating, but the practical advice from his field experience is extremely valuable.
If you suspect that you are being manipulated by someone, read this book NOW.
I interviewed Dr. Simon last year and it was published in the Huffington Post. Click to read The Shocking Truth About Emotional Abuse in the Workplace.
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