Catherine Clifford

Catherine Clifford

Frequently covers crowdfunding, the sharing economy and social entrepreneurship.

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.

Buckle Up: Google's Self-Driving Cars to Hit the Open Road
Self-Driving Cars

Buckle Up: Google's Self-Driving Cars to Hit the Open Road

The autonomous cars will drive on public roads in California starting this summer.
Learn French or Spanish While You GChat
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Learn French or Spanish While You GChat

A new application for Google Chrome allows you to learn a new language in the in-between moments when you are instant messaging.
Reading Rainbow's New Website Launched Today (And It's Totally Adorable)
Crowdfunding

Reading Rainbow's New Website Launched Today (And It's Totally Adorable)

LeVar Burton raised $6.4 million in a Kickstarter campaign and set a record for the most number of campaign backers to create a new, digital version of the beloved children's brand.
While You Obsess About Your Business, Don't Forget About Your Body
Work-Life Balance

While You Obsess About Your Business, Don't Forget About Your Body

Even busy entrepreneurs need to make health a priority. After all, more than half of Americans who consider themselves to be in 'very good' or 'excellent' health are either overweight or obese, according to a new survey.
'We Had a Crush on the MakerBot': How 3-D Printing Won These Fashion Designers Over
3D Printers

'We Had a Crush on the MakerBot': How 3-D Printing Won These Fashion Designers Over

French designers Nelly Zagury and CĂ©lia Elmasu revealed their first 3-D printed jewelry collection at a runway show in New York City this spring.
Unhappy Workers Cost the U.S. Up to $550 Billion a Year (Infographic)
Infographics

Unhappy Workers Cost the U.S. Up to $550 Billion a Year (Infographic)

Investing money in improving company culture is often seen as frivolous. But it shouldn't be.
These Brother and Sister Entrepreneurs Were Just Named the National Small Business Persons of the Year
National Small Business Week

These Brother and Sister Entrepreneurs Were Just Named the National Small Business Persons of the Year

One of the founders of the family-owned and operated Missouri Star Quilt Company reflects on moments of intense struggle -- and serious doubt.
Battle-Tested Startup Advice From 6 Awesome Entrepreneurs
National Small Business Week

Battle-Tested Startup Advice From 6 Awesome Entrepreneurs

The six finalists in the running for National Small Business Person of the Year share what they wish they'd known as they were getting started.
Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's How These Entrepreneurs Stay Productive.
National Small Business Week

Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's How These Entrepreneurs Stay Productive.

Every year, one entrepreneur is bestowed the honor of National Small Business Person of the Year. We talked to the six finalists about how they get things done.
What Keeps Entrepreneurs Grounded, Peaceful and Happy Amid the Chaos
National Small Business Week

What Keeps Entrepreneurs Grounded, Peaceful and Happy Amid the Chaos

We asked six nationally celebrated entrepreneurs to share how they stay grounded amid the turbulence of running a business.
Nationally Celebrated Small-Business Owners Reveal Their Best Hiring Secrets
National Small Business Week

Nationally Celebrated Small-Business Owners Reveal Their Best Hiring Secrets

In honor of National Small Business Week 2015, we collected these words of wisdom from the six finalists in the running to win National Small Business Person of the Year.
What Inspires Entrepreneurs to Work as Hard as They Do
National Small Business Week

What Inspires Entrepreneurs to Work as Hard as They Do

As National Small Business Week kicks off, we gathered some insight from the six finalists in the running to win National Small Business Person of the Year.
What's to Prevent Someone From Ripping Off Your Crowdfunding Campaign? Not Much.
Crowdfunding

What's to Prevent Someone From Ripping Off Your Crowdfunding Campaign? Not Much.

Dawn Sole launched a campaign for her beauty invention on Indiegogo. A scammer copied and pasted her campaign, nearly verbatim, and launched it on Kickstarter.
3 Things You Need to Know About National Small Business Week
National Small Business Week

3 Things You Need to Know About National Small Business Week

Here's how you can get involved in the Small Business Administration's week-long celebration of the Main Street entrepreneur.
This 3-D Printed Fashion Show Pushes Haute Couture in a New Direction
3-D Printing

This 3-D Printed Fashion Show Pushes Haute Couture in a New Direction

As part of 3-D Print Week in New York, a group of 12 design teams came together to showcase their futuristic work.