Interviews & Press

Most Recent Amazon Book Reviews
October 20, 2013

As a young professional trying to figure out what’s next, this book came an an incredibly opportune time. Replete with compelling anecdotes, insightful tips, and practical exercises, Hopkins’ book will inspire readers to jump out their comfort zones to pursue their dreams – and will provide the actionable tools to make them a reality. I highly recommend it!

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PURSUE THE PASSIONATE, AVOID THE ZOMBIES
June 26, 2013

In order to learn everything you can to achieve your vision, you need to surround yourself with colleague, employers and clients who are on fire, people who have a clear vision. This is true of friends and even romantic relationships, but it’s especially true of the people you work with .

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One Day Sale on Amazon!
April 12, 2013

I wanted to let everyone know that if you haven’t had a chance to pick-up Shortcut to Prosperity yet, today is your day!  To celebrate the book’s introduction and exceeding our goals for the first 100 days, we are discounting the Kindle version of the book to $2.99 for today only.  Check out the reviews… Read More »

33voices Interview with Entrepreneur Mark Hopkins
February 14, 2013

33voices is a global conversation about things that matter in business and in life. We create impact by keeping important ideas moving. We bring together the most influential thinking and thinkers on the planet to help entrepreneurs and business creators build great businesses and live great lives. Having coached entrepreneurs for over 25 years, we’ve discovered… Read More »

How to Build Better Leaders
February 09, 2013

By: Mark Hopkins, BusinessNewsDaily Contributor How often is the status quo really what you want? Most of us find ourselves on a career path determined largely by the influential people in our lives — parents, friends, colleagues — and by a market space that we have become familiar with. If this process has resulted in… Read More »

Getting Past Excuses
January 13, 2013
By Dan Rockwell

If I started over, knowing what I know today, I would … Aim higher and start sooner. Mark Hopkins Excuses: Mark went on to say, “Life’s curveballs and my conservative nature providedaily excuses for not doing what I am capable of.  But my experience has shown me that anyone can hit what they aim for,… Read More »

How to Build Better Leaders
January 09, 2013

How often is the status quo really what you want? Most of us find ourselves on a career path determined largely by the influential people in our lives — parents, friends, colleagues — and by a market space that we have become familiar with. If this process has resulted in a life experience that finds… Read More »

Interview on WBFO, Buffalo’s NPR News Station: Entrepreneurial advice offered to career seekers
January 08, 2013

Accompanying the New Year are many resolutions with pledges to quit smoking, lose weight and exercise more. For those looking for a career boost, one self-help advocate has released a book with you in mind. With a release date of New Year’s Day, author Mark Hopkins has published “Shortcut to Prosperity: 10 Entrepreneurial Habits and… Read More »

Hopkins Secrets to a Successful Entrepreneur
January 08, 2013

The concept of career has changed and no longer includes great pensions, luxurious retirement and handsome gifts provided by the company. Today, the tightening job market and shifting economy plays a role of its own in the success prospects of different Millenials. Venture Capitalist Mark Hopkins and author of “Shortcut to Prosperity: 10 Entrepreneurial Habits… Read More »

Three Secrets Of Entrepreneurship That Will Transform Your Career
December 21, 2012

It’s no secret that “career” doesn’t mean the same thing today that it did a generation ago. Generous pensions, retirement parties and company watches are a thing of the past and job-hopping every few years has become the norm. But what does the shifting economy and tightening job market really mean for the success prospects… Read More »

  • Mark reminds us how important it is to spend your time doing something you’re passionate about, and how easy it can be to turn that passion into prosperity.

    Mike Fries, President and CEO, Liberty Global

  • Shortcut to Prosperity captured many habits that I learned over the course of my career. I would have loved to have this book twenty years ago, as it would have helped accelerate the development of my entrepreneurial capabilities.

    Dan Caruso, Founder and CEO, Zayo Group

  • I have spent my career preparing young people to succeed in an increasingly challenging global economy. Shortcut to Prosperity does a wonderful job compiling a timeless set of recommendations that will give readers a huge head start.

    John Box, PhD, senior vice president, education (retired), Junior Achievement Worldwide

  • Success is personal. Mark Hopkins has created a powerful approach to identify and achieve your version of prosperity.

    Mo Siegel, cofounder and former CEO, Celestial Seasonings

  • Whether you want to move up the corporate ladder or make it on your own, Shortcut to Prosperity is your success bible.

    Tommy Spaulding, author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller It’s Not Just Who You Know

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