Catherine Clifford

Catherine Clifford

Senior Entrepreneurship Writer at CNBC

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Women Entrepreneurs

Why Single Women Are Quicker to Jump Into Entrepreneurship

Single women and married women make the decision to be self-employed for different reasons, according to a new study. Here's a breakdown of their relative motivations.
ZocDoc

Zocdoc Ditches $80 Logo for a Kinda Cute 'Z'

Eight years after launching, the online healthcare marketplace unveils its first top-to-bottom rebrand.
Texting

Quartz to Text You the News, Joining Other SMS-Based Services

The digital news outlet will offers users a reading experience similar to a text-message conversation. It's the latest in a string of startups and tech companies that are emulating the most basic digital communication format.
Virtual Reality

Look What Has Thought Leaders Including Alexis Ohanian and Will.I.Am Drooling

Google Glass and Oculus Rift competitor Meta has a star-studded list of tech elites and celebrities singing the praises of its new product.
Facebook

Why Facebook Says Your Video Ads Should Be Silent

The social-media giant has new features and recommendations to help businesses make videos that can be watched without sound.
YouTube

Check Out the 4 Original Shows YouTube Is Launching

The video streaming site is going up against Netflix by rolling out new original series behind a $9.99-a-month paywall.
Kickstarter

The First 100,000 Successful Kickstarter Campaigns, in 10 Numbers

The crowdfunding platform released a mountain of data to celebrate its latest milestone. We pulled out a handful of the most interesting bits.
Crowdfunding

Women Raise More Money With Crowdfunding, Research Shows

The difference comes down to the words female founders use, according to a UC Berkeley study.
Infographics

How Old These 21 Entrepreneur Superstars Were When They Made Their First Million and First Billion (Interactive Infographic)

Mark Zuckerberg was a millionaire by the time he was 22, but George Soros didn't make his first million until he was 47.
Apps

Need a Document Notarized? There's an App for That.

Notarize offers confirmed signatures on documents via live video for $25 a pop.
Finance

A New Kind of Financing That Doesn't Involve Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity

Here are five ways that the new R round is different than other types of finance currently available for entrepreneurs.
Whisper

Exclusive: The Secret Thoughts of Americans and Europeans

The anonymous messaging social-media app Whisper analyzed tens of millions of comments and teased out thematic trends for Entrepreneur.
Sharing Economy

Federal Government Hopes to Get a Grasp on the Sharing Economy

Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez says he traveled to Silicon Valley to try to update how the government tracks the workforce.
Billionaires

Entrepreneurs Rank High Among the 50 Wealthiest People in the World

From Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg to Jeff Bezos, the list of the richest billionaires in the world is full of people who started their own companies.
Gasoline

This Startup That Fills Your Gas Tank on Demand Just Raised $9 Million

You can order a full tank of gas from your smartphone with the app from Seattle-based Booster.