Trep Talk The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Trep Talk en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Dig Inn Founder: 'I Wouldn't Let People Tell You That You Can't Do Things' To keep prices low and be able to expand its model, this farm-to-table eatery will have to continue to reinvent the restaurant supply chain. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Why This Entrepreneur Launched in Record Time, But Kept Her Company a Secret Until Blastoff Normal Founder Nikki Kaufman went from having an idea for a 3-D printed earphone company to opening the doors of her flagship store in New York City in less than a year. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Tasty Turnaround: How Restaurant Chain Dig Inn Wants to Change the Way America Eats Adam Eskin took over a gym-rat focused food chain and has turned it into a farm-to-table restaurant with nine locations and counting. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How to Grow Your Art Into a Business: Move Beyond the One-Off Model Jessica Banks, the founder of RockPaperRobot, a kinetic furniture business, explains how she has transitioned from artist to entrepreneur. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Lessons from a Food-Tech Startup: Big Data Isn't Just a Buzzword -- It Can Be Your Secret Weapon Pop-up meal company Dinner Lab owes its blockbuster success to its savvy analysis of information from its consumers. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How A Brooklyn Co-Working Space Is Looking to Compete on the Global-Manufacturing Stage Marcel Botha, an entrepreneur working out of an innovative co-working space in Brooklyn, talks about how he was able to rapidly prototype an ergonomically designed baby spoon thanks to 3-D printing technology. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford The Founder of Dinner Lab On How to Manage the Unsexy Side of Rapid Expansion Pop-up dining startup Dinner Lab was hiring new employees every five days in its early growth phase. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford This New Orleans Food-Tech Startup Is Turning the Tables on the Restaurant Industry New Orleans-based meal-experience company Dinner Lab depends on participants giving their honest feedback on every course. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 'If You Can Think It, We Can Make It': A Look Inside Brooklyn's New Lab A technology and design center housed in New York’s historic Brooklyn Navy Yard is changing what manufacturing in the U.S. will look like for future generations. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford This Office Has a Secret Entrance Your entrance sets a tone for your clients and your staff. Find out how this digital branding agency uses a hidden door to its headquarters to encourage creativity. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich Does Your Startup Need a 'Secret Ideas Room'? This unique office space shows how a New York ad agency keeps trade secrets while fostering creativity. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich How to Design a Knockout Bitcoin Mobile App In this video, ZeroBlock co-founder Dan Held spills the insider secrets you need to know to knock your mobile Bitcoin app out of the park. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow How This French Fry Franchise Spreads Its Quirky Company Ethos Via Mobile Gaming To educate consumers and incoming employees alike, French Fry Heaven CEO Scott Nelowet knows that people like to learn through play. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Have a Bitcoin Business Idea? This Is What You Need to Do. Kick-start your entry into the hot market with these expert tips and resources. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:15:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Design a Workspace to Spark Extreme Creativity This digital design agency brings the concept of cool startup spaces to a whole new level. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 19:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich Why This Whiskey Entrepreneur Is Willing to Forgo Easy Cash Raj Peter Bhakta, the founder of whiskey company WhistlePig, knows that he is losing some cash in the short term by only making a 10-year-old product. But that’s part of the plan. Thu, 29 May 2014 15:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford What Separates Entrepreneurs From Mere Mortals: The Ability to Take Risk Raj Peter Bhakta launched WhistlePig whiskey in the middle of a recession, and there were some cold, lonely nights where he felt alone in his mission. But he kept on. Thu, 22 May 2014 12:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford This Entrepreneur Almost Gave Up On Himself. Now, He Runs a Million-Dollar Brand. Raj Peter Bhakta could be called crazy for some of his previous endeavors, but he seems to have hit it right with WhistlePig whiskey. Thu, 15 May 2014 15:20:00 GMT Catherine Clifford All Successful Entrepreneurs Do These 3 Things WhistlePig Founder Raj Peter Bhakta experienced his fair share of business flops before founding a multimillion dollar brand. In this video, he summarizes what he has learned about building a successful business. Wed, 14 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Why This Entrepreneur Makes All New Hires Live With Him for a Month The founder of whiskey company WhistlePig brings all new employees up to his farm in rural, middle-of-no-where Vermont for at least a month. It's costly both in time and money, but he says it's worth every penny. Thu, 08 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford