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Catherine Clifford is a senior writer at Entrepreneur.com. Previously, she was the small business reporter at CNNMoney and an assistant in the New York bureau for CNN. Catherine attended Columbia University where she earned a bachelor's degree. She lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. Email her at CClifford@entrepreneur.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @CatClifford.
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The White House announced today that it will expand on its program to promote advanced manufacturing in the U.S., an effort to drive global competitiveness.
May 9, 2013
A ruling from the Small Business Administration lifts the cap on federal contracts set aside for women-owned small businesses.
May 8, 2013
Cash Flow & Money Management
A bill which would end tax-free online shopping moves on to the House of Representatives, where it is likely to be met with resistance from anti-tax Republicans.
May 7, 2013
Average balances in small-business retirement plans increased by 20 percent between 2007 and 2012, according to a study from Fidelity Investments.
May 2, 2013
A U.S. Chamber of Commerce study out this week breaks down what each state in the U.S. is doing to promote small-business growth.
April 30, 2013
Of the 100 richest people in the world today, a number have no college degree and were born into humble households, or without a family at all. Here is a look at what these underdog entrepreneurs have
April 29, 2013
Jim Koch, the brewmaster behind Sam Adams Lager, talks about how his business responded to the Boston Marathon bombings.
April 26, 2013
Grow Your Business
The Boston Beer Co. expands its microloan and mentorship program. Plus, the founder shares the most popular advice he dispenses to young business owners.
April 25, 2013
Payments & Collections
The Senate is expected to vote on the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 this week. If passed, online retailers would have to collect sales tax in all states, even if they don't have a physical footprin
April 24, 2013
Flint and Tinder's founder shares tips on how he successfully branched out with a new product -- and you can, too.
April 23, 2013
A look at how Green Toys brought sustainability into business production.
April 22, 2013
As businesses move their data processing to the cloud, cyber-security is becoming an increasingly prevalent and mission-critical problem.
April 18, 2013
The social and environmental business-practice certifier, B Lab, released its annual list of companies leading the pack of do-gooders today.
April 17, 2013
A bipartisan group of Senators has established a blueprint to overhaul the immigration system.
April 16, 2013
The second annual Halo Report released today shows where angels are excited to invest, both by sector and geographically, and how much they are commonly investing.
April 16, 2013
CNBC announces a new television show called 'Crowd Rules' where business owners compete for $50,000. The money is awarded based on an audience vote.
April 15, 2013
A new taxation survey finds that the administrative burdens of paying taxes are more significant than the financial burdens. Here are a few tips on how to keep the time devoted to your taxes to a mini
April 12, 2013
The White House released its fiscal year 2014 budget proposal today. Here's a look at what's in it for small-business owners and entrepreneurs.
April 10, 2013
Fewer private U.S. venture-capital funds are raising money to invest in startups, the National Venture Capital Association says. The biggest players are at the top, the smallest are at the bottom and
April 10, 2013
Banks are expected to make $23.9 billion available to franchise businesses this year, according to a new report by the International Franchise Association.
April 9, 2013
Market research data shows that 308 active crowdfunding platforms raised $2.7 billion last year. In 2013, the industry is expected to raise $5.1 billion. Here's a look at where the rapidly-evolving in
April 8, 2013
President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act into law one year ago today, and it's still not implemented.
April 5, 2013
The majority of small-business owners want to see comprehensive immigration reform include a way for newcomers to the U.S. to achieve permanent legal status.
April 4, 2013
Compensation and Benefits
The Obama Administration has proposed a change in the deadline for states to have multiple health-insurance exchange options available for small-business owners.
April 3, 2013
Here's a rundown of what's hot for businesses with less than $10 million in annual revenue.
April 2, 2013
Compensation and Benefits
After a contentious back and forth, the Gotham City is on the verge of passing legislation mandating paid time off for employees that are not healthy.
March 29, 2013
Robert Greene, author of 'The 48 Laws of Power,' talks to Entrepreneur.com about how to become a master.
March 28, 2013
The number of franchise establishments in the U.S. is expected to grow by 1.3 percent this year.
March 27, 2013
Industry experts anticipate more women and minorities will become startup funders when non-professional investors are allowed to participate in crowdfunding.
March 26, 2013
With interest rates at record lows, refinancing your home mortgage is one way to create some wiggle room in your budget. Here's how to be prepared.
March 22, 2013
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