"Reading The Schmuck in My Office is like taking a top psychiatrist to work with you. You’ll gain fascinating insight into the people who poison workplace culture and wreck others’ peace of mind. Even better, you’ll learn strategies for dealing with them productively." - Marshall Goldsmith, executive coach, business educator and New York Times bestselling author, ranked the number one leadership thinker in the world ―Thinkers50
“Dr. Foster offers business people a simple, intuitive, and occasionally hilarious typology for spotting types of difficult people at work. Which type of disruptive person is this? How did they get that way? How to handle them? This book is a refreshing contribution to the field.”- Geoff Smart, Chairman & Founder of ghSMART and New York Times bestselling author of Who and Power Score.
About the Author
Jody Foster, MD, MBA, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Vice Chair for Clinical Operations in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Health System and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Pennsylvania Hospital. She attained her MBA, with a concentration in finance, from the Wharton School.
Michelle Joy is currently a forensic psychiatry fellow at the University of Pennsylvania interested in the intersections between clinical medicine and the humanities.