Cliff Michaels & Associates, Inc.

“We Provide Essentials For Personal & Professional Growth.”

VC, Lending, Consulting &
Broker Network

SBA Loans • Capital • Residential & Commercial Real Estate

Cliff’s E-Courses, Live Coaching & Skills Workshops

Essentials for Life, Careers,
Leaders & Entrepreneurs

The 4 Essentials
A New York Times Bestseller

Audio • E-Book • Paperback


“Highest recommendation! Over 25 years, Cliff has been a trusted friend & strategist to our family, financier & advisor to our ventures, and a priceless mentor to our kids & young entrepreneurs.” Jim Weldon • Founder/CEO, Trovo

“Cliff has been my personal coach, broker, lender, and family consultant since the ’90s. His 1-Day MBA E-courses truly provide a Masterclass in Basic Abilities.” Jayme Riggio • CEO, Riggio Allstate, Top 1% Nationwide

“Cliff Michaels delivers a powerful path to profits, passion, and purpose.” Tony Hsieh • CEO, Zappos, NYT Bestseller “Delivering Happiness”

“Cliff’s writing is full of inspiration & practical lessons. I highly recommend his book The 4 Essentials.” Blake Mycoskie • Founder/CEO, TOMS Shoes, NYT Bestseller “Start Something That Matters”

“When Cliff presented The 4 Essentials to 300 students at USC’s #1 Entrepreneur Class, the response was amazing. We’re all BIG FANS — FIGHT ON!” Blake Spencer • Class President 2012, Marshall School of Business

“I’ve co-brokered deals with Cliff over 30 years. He’s an asset to buyers, sellers, and brokers on all sides of the table.” Barbara Lipkin • Top 1% Estate Agent, Sotheby’s Int’l Realty

“Cliff is the consummate strategist & entrepreneur. His life lessons are riveting and I’m proud to call him a friend.” Mary Mazzio • Award-Winning Filmmaker, Attorney, Social Documentarian

“A visionary leader & pioneering entrepreneur, Cliff sets a winning bar for life & business training.” Peter Thomas • Chairman Emeritus, Young Entrepreneurs’ Org (YEO)