Catherine Clifford

Catherine Clifford

Senior Entrepreneurship Writer at CNBC

Catherine Clifford is senior entrepreneurship writer at CNBC. She was formerly a senior writer at Entrepreneur.com, the small business reporter at CNNMoney and an assistant in the New York bureau for CNN. Clifford attended Columbia University where she earned a bachelor's degree. She lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. You can follow her on Twitter at @CatClifford.

Johnson & Johnson Just Gave New Parents Seven More Weeks of Paid Leave
Maternity

Johnson & Johnson Just Gave New Parents Seven More Weeks of Paid Leave

The new employee policy applies to all new parents -- maternal, paternal, same-sex and adoptive.
3-D Printed Violins and Guitars Push the Boundaries of Art and Tech
3-D Printing

3-D Printed Violins and Guitars Push the Boundaries of Art and Tech

Eric Goldemberg of MONAD Studios in Miami Beach, Fla., is creating a boutique of customizable, futuristic instruments.
From Rides to Eats, Uber Launches New Food-Delivery Service
Uber

From Rides to Eats, Uber Launches New Food-Delivery Service

The ride-hailing tech company that has been growing at astronomical rates around the world is promising 10-minute food delivery in New York City and Chicago.
Food Startup Takes Delivery Logistics to a New Level
Food Businesses

Food Startup Takes Delivery Logistics to a New Level

Backed by famed restaurateur David Chang of Momofuku, Maple aims to get high-quality food on your doorstep in under 30 minutes.
Uber Competitor Gett Adds New Delivery Categories in 32 Cities Around the World
Ridesharing Apps

Uber Competitor Gett Adds New Delivery Categories in 32 Cities Around the World

With 20,000 drivers from New York to London to Moscow, the Gett transportation network will start delivering goods and services in July.
The Happiest People Know Their 'Flow State.' What's Yours?
Inspiration

The Happiest People Know Their 'Flow State.' What's Yours?

'Brain Games' host Jason Silva explains the importance of recognizing those moments when you're truly satisfied by whatever it is you're doing.
B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe
Social Entrepreneurship

B Corp Movement Gets Its Wings In Europe

Nonprofit B Lab is tasked with issuing the certificates and looks at a company's contribution to the environment, community and employees.
The Woman Who Designed the 'Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas' Sign Has Died
Marketing Bootcamp

The Woman Who Designed the 'Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas' Sign Has Died

Nevada-born Betty Whitehead Willis was 91 years old.
Elon Musk's Ex-Wife on What She Learned Living With an Extreme Entrepreneurial Success
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Ex-Wife on What She Learned Living With an Extreme Entrepreneurial Success

Justine Musk reveals what she observed, from her courtside seat, about those destined for great success.
You Have the Power to Rewire Your Brain for More Joy
Radicals & Visionaries

You Have the Power to Rewire Your Brain for More Joy

Practicing mindfulness not only improves your ability to focus and feel joy, but it can also change the chemistry of your brain.
Crowdfunding Platform RocketHub Acquired for $15 Million
Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding Platform RocketHub Acquired for $15 Million

EFactor, a resource site for entrepreneurs, bought the New York City-based alternative finance platform.
Segway Is Now a Chinese Company
Transportation

Segway Is Now a Chinese Company

The electric two-wheeled transportation vehicle has been bought by Beijing-based competitor Ninebot.
How Patience and Good Timing Paid Off for This Super Hot Startup
Ready To Launch

How Patience and Good Timing Paid Off for This Super Hot Startup

Waiting out human behavior habits to change requires some serious patience. And maybe a bit of serendipity. Just ask BlaBlaCar.
A Father-Son Team Raises $10 Million for Their Beekeeping Invention on Indiegogo
Indiegogo

A Father-Son Team Raises $10 Million for Their Beekeeping Invention on Indiegogo

The Australian entrepreneurs set out to raise $70,000 for their Flow Hive honey-harvesting system. They have raised 14,720 percent of that goal.
The Sharing Economy Is Taking Off: Get On the Rocket or Risk Being Left Behind
Make More Happen

The Sharing Economy Is Taking Off: Get On the Rocket or Risk Being Left Behind

For business owners, the sharing economy is too big an opportunity to miss and too big a risk not to mitigate, according to a new report by PricewaterhouseCoopers.