Lauren Marinigh

Delicious Toronto Wieners

By Lauren | May 6, 2014 | 0 Comment

I hope my title of this blog post didn’t put your mind too far in the gutter ;)! Recently I was walking down King Street on my way home from the bar and came across a delicious pop-up shop that I wish I knew existed sooner. I’m pretty sure when I spotted a hot dog […]

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Trevelocity’s Roaming Gnome gets an A+

By Lauren | May 5, 2014 | 0 Comment

In the mass amounts of clutter in the online space, it’s often hard for a business to really step outside the box and master the social space. Although, we are seeing more and more of it all the time as companies fight to stay on top and stand out. One company that I feel has […]

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This Homelessness Campaign Will Move You to Tears

By Lauren | April 28, 2014 | 0 Comment

You may have seen this viral video across the internet recently from the New York Rescue Mission who created this video to help raise awareness about homelessness in NYC. Homelessness is one of those things that happens in every city and town but have we become so used to seeing it that it doesn’t even […]

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5 Inspirational Quotes to Help Monday Blues

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“An idea that is not dangerous is not worthy of being called an idea at all.” – Elbert Hubbard “Don’t settle: Don’t finish a crappy book. If you don’t like the menu, leave the restaurant. If you’re not on the right path, get off it.” – Chris Brogan “The best marketing doesn’t feel like marketing.” […]

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#WLW14 Takeaways

By Lauren | April 24, 2014 | 0 Comment

Yesterday (April 23) I spent about an hour with 4 pretty rockin’ individuals: Jed Clevenger from Facebook, Russ Laraway from Twitter, Scott Engelman from LinkedIn and Dan Zarrella from HubSpot. How and where did I hangout with 4 awesome social media gurus? In a webinar put on by HubSpot dubbed the World’s Largest Interview with […]

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TalentEgg: How to Work in Social Media – Beginner Guide

By Lauren | April 23, 2014 | 0 Comment

Check out my first of hopefully many articles for TalentEgg. This is my beginner guide on how to land a job in social media. Click here to read it now!

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My Twitter Pet Peeves

By Lauren | April 22, 2014 | 0 Comment

We all have those things that just drive us a little crazy. Since I work in social media, and am therefore constantly on it, I have quite a few social media pet peeves. Maybe you won’t agree with me on the 5 I list below for Twitter, but these things sure make my skin crawl. […]

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5 Misconceptions of Social Media

By Lauren | April 15, 2014 | 0 Comment

Social media is like sex, we’re all doing it but few are doing it well. Okay, was that too provocative for a professional blog? Too late… What are the common misconceptions about social media that even professionals may have all wrong? Here’s my two cents: 1. The more social media sites we’re on, the more […]

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My Favourite Student Union Videos

By Lauren | April 11, 2014 | 0 Comment

Over the almost 2 years I’ve worked at Student Union I’ve had many opportunities to work with an amazing team of students to develop some awesome, fun & some embarrassing videos. I thought I’d recap some of my favs. What is Sheridan Student Union? This video was based of an idea from an about us […]

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Hire a Social Concierge for Your Wedding

By Lauren | April 7, 2014 | 0 Comment

What wedding is complete without your own personal Social Concierge?  We’ve started to see a trend of brides & grooms creating special hashtags for their wedding guests to use throughout their wedding festivities. But do you think you’d pay $3000 to get someone to do all this for you!? Not to mention, how cool would […]

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