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.

Driverless Cars Won't Make Roadways Perfectly Safe
Self-Driving Cars

Driverless Cars Won't Make Roadways Perfectly Safe

While self-driving cars could eventually improve driving conditions overall, the expectation of zero fatalities is not realistic, a new report says.
Airbnb Lands in Cuba
Airbnb

Airbnb Lands in Cuba

The accommodations booking platform announces more than 1,000 listings in the island that, for more than 50 years, has been off limits to U.S. citizens.
Sailo Wants to Be Your Airbnb for Yachting
Sharing Economy

Sailo Wants to Be Your Airbnb for Yachting

This new startup connects boat owners with renters.
Crowdfunding Nearly Tripled Last Year, Becoming a $16 Billion Industry
Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding Nearly Tripled Last Year, Becoming a $16 Billion Industry

The pace of crowdfunding growth has only been accelerating, according to a new report on the global industry.
Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.
Inspiration

Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.

Jason Silva, host of the Emmy-nominated show 'Brain Games,' discusses the benefits of stepping outside of your everyday routine.
Why Boomers Might Be the Breakout Stars of Entrepreneurship (Infographic)
Infographics

Why Boomers Might Be the Breakout Stars of Entrepreneurship (Infographic)

Many of the individuals born 1946 to 1964 are gearing up to launch a business of their own.
The Case For and Against Millennials as the Greatest Entrepreneurial Generation (Infographic)
Infographics

The Case For and Against Millennials as the Greatest Entrepreneurial Generation (Infographic)

A look at the factors influencing the generation born between 1981 and 1997.
This New Startup Wants to Be Your WhatsApp for Professional Networking
Instant Messaging

This New Startup Wants to Be Your WhatsApp for Professional Networking

Email is taking a back seat to real-time messaging. Caliber says its going to make business communications move faster.
From Pennies to Millions: What It Felt Like to Make Money for the First Time
Success Stories

From Pennies to Millions: What It Felt Like to Make Money for the First Time

In 2005, Susan Petersen and her husband felt like an $86 income tax refund was enough to make them rich. Today, she's at the helm of a multimillion-dollar business. Here's what that ride felt like.
Rue La La Founder's Next Venture: Luxe Italian Shoes at Bargain Prices
Ecommerce

Rue La La Founder's Next Venture: Luxe Italian Shoes at Bargain Prices

M.Gemi offers Italian-made designer shoes for women for between $128 and $298, roughtly one-third the cost of comparable quality brands.
Archive Your Live Streamed Meerkat Videos on YouTube With #Katch
Meerkat

Archive Your Live Streamed Meerkat Videos on YouTube With #Katch

A new hack makes it possible to automatically save your live stream videos -- without ever having to download an app.
Do Good or Make Money? Why It's Not Even a Question.
Impact Investing

Do Good or Make Money? Why It's Not Even a Question.

Leading entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders explain what impact investing is and why you should care.
This Free App Promises to Build You the Perfect Party Playlist
Music

This Free App Promises to Build You the Perfect Party Playlist

DJ-51 analyzes the Spotify accounts of your guests to play songs that don't harsh anyone's mellow.
Elon Musk: Human-Driven Cars Might Someday Be Banned
Elon Musk

Elon Musk: Human-Driven Cars Might Someday Be Banned

The visionary entrepreneur later backpedaled on his bold claim about the future of transportation.
Shuddle, the Ridesharing Service for Kiddos and Grandparents, Raises $10 Million
Ridesharing Apps

Shuddle, the Ridesharing Service for Kiddos and Grandparents, Raises $10 Million

The family-focused transportation startup has closed its Series A round.