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.

'Success Is Not a Number,' So Don't Chase Goals That Leave You Unsatisfied
Limor Fried

'Success Is Not a Number,' So Don't Chase Goals That Leave You Unsatisfied

Limor Fried, founder and CEO of Adafruit, says that finding fulfillment from her mission allowed her to grow her company from a dorm-room operation to a $40 million business.
The 10 Biggest Tech Trends for 2016
Business Accelerated

The 10 Biggest Tech Trends for 2016

From immersive experiences to watching video gamers in a stadium, here's a rundown of the tech trends you should expect to pick up steam in the new year.
Why the Founder of KIND Doesn't Use the Word 'Employee'
Managing Employees

Why the Founder of KIND Doesn't Use the Word 'Employee'

Daniel Lubetzky says he wants every person at his company to feel like an owner.
What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)
Data-Driven Marketing

What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)

The Golden Arches just wouldn't communicate the same thing if they were purple.
Limor Fried of Adafruit: Your Cause Should Be the Engine That Drives Your Company Forward
Control What You Can

Limor Fried of Adafruit: Your Cause Should Be the Engine That Drives Your Company Forward

The founder and CEO of the engineering kits manufacturer says that the company's goal of inspiring future makers makes 'management so easy.'
What Sheryl Sandberg Would Have Told Her Younger Self
Sheryl Sandberg

What Sheryl Sandberg Would Have Told Her Younger Self

The Facebook COO and founder of the Lean In movement opened up about her life and career on the question-and-answer website Quora.
This CEO Never Expected to Be a CEO. And She Says That's Her Secret Weapon.
Limor Fried

This CEO Never Expected to Be a CEO. And She Says That's Her Secret Weapon.

Limor Fried, the founder and CEO of Adafruit, explains her approach to being a boss.
This Startup Gets You Into Spaces That Instagram Dreams Are Made of
Business Accelerated

This Startup Gets You Into Spaces That Instagram Dreams Are Made of

Splacer is like Airbnb but for ultra hip event spaces, such as an abandoned church, urban greenhouse or prop studio.
Kickstarter Hires Journalist to Investigate Campaign That Failed to Deliver to Backers
Crowdfunding

Kickstarter Hires Journalist to Investigate Campaign That Failed to Deliver to Backers

The Zano crowdfunding campaign raised $3.6 million to make mini drones that take pictures and video. Some drones were delivered, but overwhelmingly, backers did not get the rewards they expected.
Instagram Is Crushing Twitter and Facebook on Brand Engagement
Instagram

Instagram Is Crushing Twitter and Facebook on Brand Engagement

A new report examines user interaction across the most popular social media channels.
Chicago and Los Angeles Could Get Google Fiber. And That's a Very Big Deal for Entrepreneurs.
Business Accelerated

Chicago and Los Angeles Could Get Google Fiber. And That's a Very Big Deal for Entrepreneurs.

Bringing super-fast Internet to the second and third biggest cities in the U.S. has the potential to turbocharge the entrepreneurial communities there.
The Faces of Nashville's Music Tech Scene
Ready To Launch

The Faces of Nashville's Music Tech Scene

A look at how these Nashville entrepreneurs are changing the music industry.
Nearly 1 in 10 Kickstarter Projects Fails to Deliver Rewards
Kickstarter

Nearly 1 in 10 Kickstarter Projects Fails to Deliver Rewards

The crowdfunding platform commissioned a University of Pennsylvania professor to do an analysis of the fulfillment rates of funded campaigns on the platform.
Transportation Tech War of the World: Uber Gets Another $2.1 Billion and Lyft Partners Up to Take Over Southeast Asia and India
Uber

Transportation Tech War of the World: Uber Gets Another $2.1 Billion and Lyft Partners Up to Take Over Southeast Asia and India

Uber is still the biggest player in the space but Lyft is hustling hard.
The 'Mayor' of Entrepreneurship in Atlanta On Empire Builders Vs. Lifestyle Entrepreneurs
Atlanta

The 'Mayor' of Entrepreneurship in Atlanta On Empire Builders Vs. Lifestyle Entrepreneurs

David Cummings, the founder of Atlanta Tech Village, explains how he chooses which startups to invest in.