Product Info

  • INSIGHTS: Reflections from 101 of Yale’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs
  • Author: Chris LoPresti
  • Illustrator: Zach Harris
  • Publisher: Merry Dissonance Press
  • Distributor: Ingram
  • Retail Price: $29.99 (Hardcover) | $9.99 (eBook)
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-939919-26-7 (Hardcover)
  • Pages: 312
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Author Bio

Chris LoPresti is the Founder of TouchPoints, a consumer data technology company that helps brands connect with their community. LoPresti is also the founder and chairman of ELIS Inc., a nonprofit focused on promoting STEM education and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs. In addition to his work with next-gen doers at ELIS Inc., LoPresti is a member of the Thousand Network, a coach at The Future Project, a member of the Nation- Swell Council, and a proud Eagle Scout. He has a B.A. in Political Science from Yale University.

Sales Copy

What if you could sit with the founders of successful companies and hear the secrets to their success?


Through INSIGHTS, Chris LoPresti has gathered a collection of mentors who want to do just that—share their invaluable experience and ideas to benefit every entrepreneur.


INSIGHTS grants you access to 101 of Yale’s leading entrepreneurs and their key lessons. From founders of Fortune 500 companies such as FedEx, to the next generation of entrepreneurs like Thiel Fellows, to early investors in Apple, Cisco, Facebook, and other billion dollar startups, INSIGHTS is a collection of best advice offered by a diverse group of leaders and innovators.


The 101 featured contributors provide lessons learned the hard way, steering you away from common pitfalls and allowing you to lead your company toward more streamlined success. This unique library of knowledge is available to reference as often as you need.


Thinking about starting your own company? Trying to improve your organization? INSIGHTS provides a wealth of information to guide you along your entrepreneurial journey.


INSIGHTS is a brilliant view into entrepreneurship today. Its first-hand insight from those who are or have been in the trenches paints a picture of what’s on the minds of the innovators of our day.”

− Jerri Chou, Founder of The Feast & Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business

Interview Topics

  • What are the “Top 10 Things You Should Do When Starting A Business?”
  • What are the most common problems facing entrepreneurs?
  • Why is STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) so important for the future?
  • What are some things that the most successful business people say and do?
  • What are the best resources for entrepreneurs?
  • Top Things To Do and Not To Do for Entrepreneurs