Archive for the “Industry Trends” Category

Jillian Mayer Asks, “What’s the Point of Living Offline Anymore?”

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 by Kelly Kirkham

In the solemn halls of the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, better known as UMFA, you can let your mind drift along the period pieces, surrounded by the works of the masters. Centuries have passed before the watchful eyes of cherubs, wild african masks, and biblical scenes. Photographs slide out of silent rollers encased by…

8 Books To Read Before You Die – And They’re Not What You Might Expect

Posted on April 22nd, 2014 by Sarah Holt

In lieu of UNESCO’s World Book Day tomorrow, newly published author and Midphase writer, Sarah Holt, reveals the books that have a permanent place on her bookshelf. Once, when I was 6, I decided to run away. I packed a bag and headed off to a neighbour’s house to hideout. You know what was in…

Bored of Counting Sheep?

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by Sarah Holt

#teamnosleep is trending on twitter all over America right now, so Midphase thought we’d give nationwide insomniacs something to read while they’re wide awake… The longest anyone has ever gone without sleep is 18 days, 21 hours and 40 minutes. The average new parent loses around 500 hours of sleep because of their newborn baby.

The 6 P’s of Successful Blogging

Posted on March 31st, 2014 by Sarah Holt

Freelance blog writer Emilie DeCoursey reveals the secrets of blog success… To run a successful new blog you’re going to need to be well equipped with the right tools including a reliable laptop or desktop computer, a decent camera for taking your own pictures and video, a good sense of your platform of choice and…

Around the World in 6 Twitter Trends – March 2014

Posted on March 24th, 2014 by Sarah Holt

Got twitter block? Get the 140-character juices flowing again by finding out what the rest of the world is tweeting about… #marchmadness It’ll come as no surprise that #marchmadness is all over the American twittershpere. But it may interest you to find out that San Diego, St Louis and Memphis locals are tweeting the loudest.

How To Create The Perfect Home Office

Posted on March 12th, 2014 by Sarah Holt

by Emilie DeCoursey Just because running your own business from home might mean you won’t regularly have customers filtering in and out, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t make an effort toward creating an appealing and inviting office. In fact, taking the time to establish a distinct home office can not only help you feel more professional…

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