Jim Hopkinson is a former marketing director at Conde Nast Digital, where he managed the online marketing and social media strategy for Wired.com and oversaw community managers for The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Glamour, and Teen Vogue. He spent 8 years in digital marketing for ESPN.com and Mobile ESPN.
Jim hosts a popular podcast called The Hopkinson Report, delivering conversations around new media, technology, and branding that teach people how to pursue their ideal career and lifestyle. His book Salary Tutor: Learn the Salary Negotiation Secrets No One Ever Taught You was published in 2011 by Grand Central Publishing, and his writing has appeared in the WallStreetJournal.com, Forbes.com, Monster.com, Yahoo Finance, and the New York Post.
I can't stress enough what a great experience this was. Jim's professionalism and energy is what made this experience so positive. He provided content I could use immediately, and I have already increased my Twitter following because of it. -- Tracy Wetzel
"Jim is Mr. Social Media. He leads the group with such dynamism, and explores every student's questions. He is an accessible, communicative, special teacher. -- Gayle Goodman
"I learned much more than I bargained for in Jim's class. Jim's strategies helped me to get savvy, and I doubled my followers. Jim made sure we understood quality over quantity and to know your audience and have a strategy. I'd definitely take another course with Jim, for sure!" -- Syndee Barwick