Thomas EriksonBehavioral expert

Best-selling author


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Internationally renowned expert on human behavior and author of Surrounded by Idiots

Thomas Erikson is the renowned author of the worldwide bestseller series Surrounded by such as Surrounded by Idiots and Surrounded by Energy Vampires. Next year Surrounded by Liars will be published in English.

Thomas is Sweden’s most translated author still alive. Close to sixty (60) languages and the series has sold over eight million copies.

Behaviourist, author, keynote speaker and mentor to top level executives and entrepreneurs all over the world.

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”Want to improve your understanding of the people around you? The key is self-awareness. If you know yourself, you’ll come to understand why people act the way they do.”
Thomas Erikson

Thomas Erikson is a motivator, author and lecturer. His book Surrounded by Idiots is one of the world’s best-selling non-fiction books and has been translated into over 40 languages. Thomas has devoted over 20 years of his career to helping people communicate with each other, and along the way he´s developed practical and functional tools that facilitate both professional and private life.