All posts by Marti Trewe

Marti Trewe reports on business and technology news, chasing his passion for helping entrepreneurs and small businesses to stay well informed in the fast paced 140-character world. Marti rarely sleeps and thrives on reader news tips, especially about startups and big moves in leadership.

fraud

Study: financial fraud caught more by cowor...

Jun 24, 20141 Comment2004 Views

(Business Finance) Fraud at any sized company can hurt the bottom line, especially when it's an employee swindling funds - so how do you spot this behavior?

millennial

5 ways to more effectively market to Millen...

Jun 18, 20141 Comment4945 Views

(Business Marketing) Millennials are often a misunderstood, yet increasingly economically powerful generation, and every business can improve their bottom line by winning this demographic over.

facebook slingshot

Facebook launches Slingshot to compete with...

Jun 17, 20141 Comment2556 Views

(Social Media) After a major leak of the app last week, Facebook has officially launched Slingshot which is similar to Snapchat but requires more interactivity (and could solve the passerby mentality online).

fight

3 ways small brands can compete online with...

May 27, 20141 Comment5860 Views

(Business Marketing) Small brands may secretly be intimidated by the efforts of their larger counterparts, but there are ways to compete with more strength online.

kuwait twitter

Kuwait has more people per capita on Twitte...

May 27, 20141 Comment2249 Views

(Social Media) Consider the emerging markets when expanding your Twitter presence - they're hungry, and they share a LOT of content.

yelp video

Yelp is adding video feature to reviews: ge...

May 22, 20141 Comment3588 Views

(Social Media) Yelp will soon be rolling out a video feature to their mobile app so that consumers can offer a more in-depth review, so businesses better get ready!

job interview

The 7 most impressive questions candidates ...

May 19, 20141 Comment5582 Views

Hiring managers spend a great deal of time separating the wheat from the chaff, so how do you make sure you're recognized for your qualities? Reverse interview!

sprint

Sprint’s tune changes, they’ll ...

May 08, 20142 Comments4361 Views

(Business News) After investing millions in advertising that users won't be limited on their network, Sprint will be throttling high-volume users. What?

top 9 audiobooks

9 audiobooks that should be on every entrep...

May 06, 20141 Comment7579 Views

(Business) Whether you dig paper or digital, one of the best ways to digest information in your down time is through audio, so add these audiobooks to your playlist for some inspiration and improvement.

target store

Target CEO resigns, says it’s time fo...

May 05, 20141 Comment3152 Views

(Business News) After a tough year, the CEO of Target is stepping down after 35 years with the company, citing the best of times and worst of times.

kickstarter project sued

Washington AG sues crowdfunding project fou...

May 04, 20141 Comment3421 Views

(Business News) In the first lawsuit of its kind, an AG has sued crowdfunding founders who never delivered a simple deck of cards they received funds to create.

saint jobs

5 ways the iPhone has changed how we use te...

Apr 22, 20143 Comments2750 Views

(Tech News) The iPhone is more than just a smartphone, it is a platform that propelled the entire technology industry forward, according to one technologist.