Mark Parfitt

Management & Marketing Consultant. College Instructor. Generation X. Pennsylvanian. Gemini. Night Owl.

Mark Parfitt
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Today I started the process of moving all my websites to hosting that is based closer to home (sorry, GoDaddy!). After A LOT of research, I landed on Pair Networks, which not only has its headquarters and data center in Pittsburgh, but also has excellent customer reviews. pair.com/

August 10, 2020
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If you're looking for something good to watch, I highly recommend the Showtime documentary on The Go-Go's. Although, I must warn you: if you're like me and thought for over three decades that Belinda Carlisle was totally sweet and innocent...wow, no. youtube.com/watch?v=GsiRfL11I0

August 09, 2020
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The Internet was designed to be decentralized -- so decentralized that it could survive a nuclear attack. So why are we so obsessed with centralized services? It's time to break free. nextgov.com/ideas/2020/07/so-m

July 29, 2020
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Looking forward to Brave's webinar today: "Future-Proof Your Marketing: Advertising in a Cookieless World". This is where we're heading...if we aren't already there. register.gotowebinar.com/regis

July 29, 2020
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July 19, 2020
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It's been one year since I started to with . Here's the first (of hopefully many) blog entries that document the journey. markparfitt.com/2020/07/break-

July 12, 2020
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The power of branding: the business is bankrupt, but they scored a 0% interest loan. bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

July 12, 2020
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July 08, 2020
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July 08, 2020
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June 09, 2020
Mark Parfitt
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Watched the Beastie Boys Story last night. The "live" documentary style was very cool. For a second, I thought they totally skipped over my favorite song ("So What'Cha Want"). But it turns out they saved it for one of the most touching moments of the film. Highly recommend! open.lbry.com/@RafadanTV:6/bea

May 06, 2020
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Xfinity just launched gigabit Internet in my neighborhood. It's not fiber-to-the-home, but I'll still take it!

May 05, 2020
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Am I the only one who thinks this process is going to lead to more people intentionally going out and trying to get the virus so they'll have the antibodies to travel? (Flashback to the "chicken pox parties" of the 1980s) theguardian.com/politics/2020/

May 03, 2020
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My first upload via @lbry: a video for my Intro to Marketing class at on how to create a SWOT Analysis open.lbry.com/@markparfitt:5/S

May 03, 2020
Mark Parfitt
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If anything positive comes out of this pandemic, it may be the end of open-space offices. Such an accurate quote: "If you could climb inside a migraine headache, that's what that felt like." inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/is-this

May 03, 2020
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The events of this week prove how important it is to support and grow platforms and organizations dedicated to free speech, especially @lbry

April 30, 2020
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This blows my mind. AccuWeather.com has 58 third-party trackers on their website. Thanks, browser for blocking them all!

July 26, 2019