Cliff has a rare ability to bring business principles to life by connecting them to fundamental, human emotions.
His workshops help teams think differently about goals and cut through common business jargon to focus on what really matters.
(National Managing Director, Deloitte Greenhouse)
After graduating from Stanford with a degree in political science and prior to applying to law school, Cliff made the decision to take some time to pursue his passion. Songwriting. The subsequent 25 years have brought a #1 song on the jazz charts, a performance on the Grand Ole Opry and frequent collaborations with recording artists including Ke$ha, Keb’ Mo’, Mickey Hart (Grateful Dead ), Chris Barron (Spin Doctors) and Lisa Loeb. Cliff teaches songwriting for organizations and companies including The Stanford Jazz Workshop and Lynda.com and has spoken about songwriting for TEDx.