Lauren Marinigh

The Future of Social Media

By Lauren | November 2, 2015 | 0 Comment

Politics, religion and money—three topics that are commonly known to be ones that you should avoid talking to people about. For a social media professional, the topic that I avoid talking about the most is the future of social media and online marketing. Why? Because for me it’s a topic I could argue about endlessly. […]

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Work Culture: More Than Good Benefits & Salaries

By Lauren | October 20, 2015 | 0 Comment

  When employers think of work culture, the dated ones think that a decent salary, good benefits, and vacation days is what will satisfy their employees and make them want to stay. The few employers that are up with the times, realize that gone are the days that these things are the most important to […]

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Rebranding? 5 Things to Think About

By Lauren | October 5, 2015 | 0 Comment

Thinking about rebranding? A few months ago I rebranded my travel blog. I went from being “Wanderlust” to “Twirl The Globe,” and during the process I learned a lot. There are so many things you may not even think about until you’re going through the change—but here are some things to ask yourself in order […]

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Is Your Social Media Interview Ready?

By Lauren | September 28, 2015 | 0 Comment

You’re applying for a career—and whether straight out of school, or whether you’re just looking to make a move, it’s always important to double check that your social media is just as ready as you are for interviews. A study in 2012 showed that 37% of employers use social networks to screen potential job candidates, […]

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The Do’s & Don’ts of Using Snapchat for Business

By Lauren | September 14, 2015 | 0 Comment

Since 2011, Snapchat has taken the world by storm, now having over 100 million daily active users, that are sending a combined total of over 400 million snaps per day. The continuous growth of Snapchat, along with the fact that it hasn’t faded out in popularity over the last 4 years, is making businesses wonder […]

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What I’ve Learned as a Travel Blogger

By Lauren | August 24, 2015 | 0 Comment

In January 2015 I took hold of my travel blog and decided to go full force with it. I had my blog since 2009 but I hadn’t really put much time and effort into it. I would write on my blog (pretty terribly to be honest) about my summers I was spending as an ESL […]

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3 Reasons Millennials Shouldn’t Be Getting Fired

By Lauren | August 10, 2015 | 0 Comment

If you know me at all, you know that I’m a big advocate for standing up for Millennials (aka myself) and trying to burst stereotypes that the older generations seem to think are totally true. I recently read an article that infuriated me. The article was titled the 3 Reasons Millennials Are Getting Fired by Inc. Now […]

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15 Business Lessons from Looptail

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Recently I read an amazing book called Looptail by Bruce Poon Tip – the founder of G Adventures. Now I may be bias because this is basically my dream company to work for, and it was my dream company before I even read this book, but the book reconfirmed that this is an amazing company […]

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Why I Leave Every Day at 5pm and Why You Should Too!

By Lauren | July 27, 2015 | 0 Comment

Before I get started on writing this piece, I will admit that I am a Millennial. Maybe because of that, my work-life balance is quite different from other generations, but shockingly, I know many people of different generations that are like me, and several people from my generation that aren’t. So don’t be quick to […]

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Pre-Networking 101

By Lauren | July 14, 2015 | 0 Comment

Attending conferences and networking events can be intimidating. Getting put in a room with a bunch of strangers can be an introverts (or Millennial’s) worst nightmare. Who do you talk to? Do you just walk up and interrupt conversations or wait for someone to come to you? It’s overwhelming and for many people, they just […]

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