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.

If You Push Hard Nonstop, You Will Not Become Superhuman. You Will Burn Out.
Productivity

If You Push Hard Nonstop, You Will Not Become Superhuman. You Will Burn Out.

A former corporate venture capitalist turned professional adventurer says that rest is the key to a successful and creative career.
There Is No Such Thing as Raw Talent. Greatness Is a Product of Quality Training and Hard Work, Experts Say.
Success

There Is No Such Thing as Raw Talent. Greatness Is a Product of Quality Training and Hard Work, Experts Say.

In their new book, 'Peak – Secrets from the New Science of Expertise,' Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool break down the science behind what it takes to be a true master.
Arianna Huffington: 'Sleep Deprivation Is the New Smoking'
Sleep

Arianna Huffington: 'Sleep Deprivation Is the New Smoking'

The media mogul is on a mission to change the way people think about shuteye.
Why This Startup That Raised $1 Million Stopped at a High School Before Releasing Its App
Performance Ignited

Why This Startup That Raised $1 Million Stopped at a High School Before Releasing Its App

The new version of the Wheel Video app launches in the app store today, but it's first group of beta users were teenagers in Oklahoma.
Here's Your Game Plan for When and How to Communicate With Your Crowdfunding Backers
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Here's Your Game Plan for When and How to Communicate With Your Crowdfunding Backers

Brian Meece, the co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, outlines a strategy for reaching out to your investors during and after a campaign.
Whiskey War: This High-Flying Entrepreneur Is Now Facing the Fight of His Life
Investors

Whiskey War: This High-Flying Entrepreneur Is Now Facing the Fight of His Life

WhistlePig founder Raj Peter Bhakta may lose his whiskey farm to the very investors that helped it grow.
Hyper-Growing Fashion Brand Herschel Supply Has Turned Away 500 Investors
Growth Strategies

Hyper-Growing Fashion Brand Herschel Supply Has Turned Away 500 Investors

This year, its founders expect to sell 6 million units -- up from 8,000 in 2011.
These Healthcare Data Companies Earn Millions by Making Employees Healthier, Saving Their Employers Boatloads of Money
Performance Ignited

These Healthcare Data Companies Earn Millions by Making Employees Healthier, Saving Their Employers Boatloads of Money

Like everything else, your health information is moving online. A growing class of companies are delivering ever more personalized medical advice as a result.
A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Needs a Video. Here's What It Should Look Like.
Ready To Launch

A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Needs a Video. Here's What It Should Look Like.

Brian Meece, the co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, shares his best advice on producing a pitch video.
3 Foundational Secrets to Running a Rockstar Crowdfunding Campaign
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3 Foundational Secrets to Running a Rockstar Crowdfunding Campaign

Brian Meece, the co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, explains what it takes to get people to invest their dollars into your product.
First, It Was College Tuition for His Employees' Kids. Now, This CEO Launches Program to Foot the Bill for Employees' Weddings.
Performance Ignited

First, It Was College Tuition for His Employees' Kids. Now, This CEO Launches Program to Foot the Bill for Employees' Weddings.

Chieh Huang, the CEO of Boxed Wholesale, says it 'just felt right to extend this benefit to all our valued employees.'
How Does an Investor Make Money With Equity Crowdfunding?
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How Does an Investor Make Money With Equity Crowdfunding?

Alon Hillel-Tuch, a co-founder of the crowdfunding platform RocketHub, explains the four ways that an investor can make money off of an equity crowdfunding asset.
This Eyewear Startup Was Turned Away by 10 Factories. Two Years Later, Its Frames Will Be in 500 Stores.
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This Eyewear Startup Was Turned Away by 10 Factories. Two Years Later, Its Frames Will Be in 500 Stores.

Frameri is a Cincinnati-based eyewear company that wants consumers to never throw out their frames.
Who Is Equity Crowdfunding Right For?
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Who Is Equity Crowdfunding Right For?

Co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, Alon Hillel-Tuch, explains what is involved in raising money for and investing in a startup with equity crowdfunding.