Lauren Marinigh

Tips for Staying Organized

By Lauren | March 20, 2017 | 0 Comment

Growing up I was a busy kid. I danced competitively for over ten years and on top of that, attended school, had a part-time job and all those other things that come along with being a kid. I missed out on parties because I was busy in the dance studio, I didn’t eat dinner at home […]

Continue Reading

Networking Tips for Introverts

By Lauren | March 15, 2017 | 0 Comment

I’ve talked about how much I hate networking before. As an introvert, networking is just too uncomfortable for me. However, I obviously see the value in networking as a young professional and when I actually do force myself out of my comfort zone I never regret it. But how do you overcome that initial anxiety of […]

Continue Reading

Skills You Never Thought Would Be So Valuable

By Lauren | February 10, 2017 | 0 Comment

We likely all had those moments throughout our life and education where we seriously wondered what the point of learning something or doing a particular exercise was. At the time, we just couldn’t understand what purpose these things served or would serve in our lives. It wasn’t until we got older and out into the […]

Continue Reading

Attracting Quality Guest Bloggers

By Lauren | January 16, 2017 | 0 Comment

Guest blogging can have many benefits for both you, your blog, and the guest blogger. For you, you’ll be able to curate quality content that is relevant to your audience which will only require you to organize and edit versus write. For the blogger, they’ll be able to build their reputation and gain exposure to […]

Continue Reading

How to Convert Leads on Social Media

By Lauren | January 2, 2017 | 0 Comment

You’ve been publishing content on social media for some time now, but although you can read your basic analytics that come with these platforms, you don’t really know if people are visiting your website (or wherever you are leading them) and actually converting. For example, if you are leading someone from Facebook to sign-up for […]

Continue Reading

Things to Think Through Before Launching Your Blog

By Lauren | November 28, 2016 | 0 Comment

A blog can be incredibly valuable for you and your business. We all have heard the trend in content marketing becoming increasingly more popular, and there is no question, this isn’t going to be disappearing anytime soon. Blogging can have so many benefits. It can help improve your search engine optimization (SEO) for your business […]

Continue Reading

Do’s & Don’ts For Your Facebook Page

By Lauren | November 14, 2016 | 0 Comment

Despite what people may think, Facebook is still the market leader for social networks with 1.71 billion monthly active users. 77% of B2C companies say they’ve acquired customers from Facebook, and I think those numbers are pretty hard to ignore. But just because your business is on Facebook, that doesn’t mean you’re on it in […]

Continue Reading

Why I Hate Networking Events

By Lauren | November 2, 2016 | 0 Comment

Me: “Hi. I’m Lauren and I work in social media marketing at a non-profit organization called Futurpreneur Canada.” Them: “Nice to meet you Lauren. I’m XYZ and I work at XYZ doing XYZ.” Me: “Nice to meet you XYZ.” ………….. crickets …………….. awkward silence …………… This is a sample conversation of a typical networking event […]

Continue Reading

My Promises to Myself (and Readers) as a Blogger

By Lauren | September 30, 2016 | 0 Comment

Since I was a kid, I always loved to write, I had diary after diary, I loved writing stories, quotes, poems, whatever it was. Although I was told by English teachers that I wasn’t cut out for university level English classes, and was even in an extra help class while in elementary school for reading […]

Continue Reading

Social Media as the New Call Centre

By Lauren | August 22, 2016 | 0 Comment

Social media is the current and future of customer service. Gone are the days of people wanting to sit on the phone listening to pre-recordings after pre-recordings and waiting hours before they even get on the phone with a real person. Okay, those days aren’t completely gone, but customers are expecting a lot more now […]

Continue Reading
41bf1c8ae486bd93a2cd4654ff1b1c314bb4ea5da53e138470