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About Cliff

BORN in NEW YORK and raised in L.A, Cliff lives in Del Mar, California. Founded in 1992, Cliff Michaels & Associates provides consulting & resources for start-ups, capital, mortgages, real estate & education.


A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, The 4 Essentials hit #1 on Amazon, and is now part of Cliff's 1-Day MBA E-Course Series: Masterclasses in Basic Abilities. In 2016, Cliff's 1-Day-MBA Workshop was also one of TEDxLA's highest-rated events.


PAST PRESIDENT of Young Entrepreneurs' Org L.A, Cliff developed YEO's first charity & mentor programs in 2003, benefitting Boys & Girls Club and Inclusion Matters Playgrounds. Social entrepreneurship was part of Cliff’s mission ever since.


GIVING BACK > For 25 years, Cliff has been a supporter of the arts & young entrepreneurs. With each sale, FREE courses go to students in need. Cliff is also a member of USC’s Ed-Tech Incubator, building greater access to remote-learning for underserved communities.

SPONSOR LEARNING > To GIFT & SPONSOR courses or book CLIFF for recipients of your choice, visit our SPONSOR PAGE!

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