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Here is where you'll find articles that I've written that give you further insight to what's happening in my life.  From events at which I'll be speaking including book signings to family happenings and other general musings, I invite you to share your comments. 

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Mark Cenicola

The Blog by Mark Cenicola

The Bigger Story of Apple's Dividend and Stock Buyback Announcement

03/20/2012 Mark A. Cenicola
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Over three years, Apple will be returning $40 billion to shareholders. While this amount is not significant to Apple, $40 billion is still an insane amount of money to get pumped back into the system. Apple may be providing our economy with the largest free market stimulus package of its kind

The Formula for Yahoo!'s Success -- HINT, It's Not Their Newly Announced CEO!

01/04/2012 Mark A. Cenicola
Yahoo! already had the opportunity on multiple occasions to turn around a once formidable Internet giant. Why do they keep applying the wrong formula?

Sit and Spin!

12/26/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
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Baby Bell received a Sit and Spin for Christmas. Watch her go at warp speed!

False Advertising - When it's Not a Digital "Copy"

11/20/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
When it comes to music and movies, digital is the most convenient method of delivery for both. However, there's a big difference between owning and renting so sales and marketing of either should openly reflect that choice.

Can Netflix Survive as a Standalone Company?

11/01/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
Netflix has certainly had its share of bad press. However, their sudden business moves and knee jerk reactions may be a bigger sign of trouble.

Investment Criteria to Grow (My) Personal Wealth

08/21/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
As I've gotten older, I've become a smarter investor. That hasn't stopped me from making silly investment mistakes that plague many of the people who put money into the market though. Thankfully, I've identified an investing strategy for myself that should reap great personal rewards.

Interview from the "Las Vegan" Radio Show

06/30/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
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Listen to my interview with Amy Ayoub and Caroline Ciocca as they welcome me as a guest on the radio show, "The Las Vegan."

My Wife Doesn't Care About Bubbles, Neither Does Yours

05/28/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
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Sometimes, as insiders, we get so wrapped up within our industry that you forget that until real people start talking about Web 2.0 company valuations in everyday casual conversation, the bubble has a ways to go before being fully inflated.

The "Uninteresting" Social Network

03/13/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
I finally got around to watching The Social Network last night. While I'm glad to have seen it, very interesting, it was not.

What to Do When You Don't Have the (i)Phone You Really Want

02/20/2011 Mark A. Cenicola
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Not all phones are created equal. The iPhone is the king of smart phones, but you certainly pay a hefty monthly fees to lay claim to it. However, you may be able to get the phone you need without breaking the bank.


One Sheet

Mark Cenicola strips away the hype and gives his take on technology and its use in establishing a better business online.

Hard hitting presentations that really get to the core of today's technologically advanced business economy, Mark demonstrates effective strategies for integrating the Internet into a company's operations and giving their website an expanded role in contributing to the success of their business.