Speaker. Facilitator. Luminary Leadership Expert

As a dynamic speaker, Cliff masterfully combines psychological science with captivating storytelling, ensuring his presentations are both educational and engaging. His clear articulation of powerful principles empowers audiences with practical steps to enhance their effectiveness at work, amplify their influence as leaders, and lead a more fulfilled life.

Cliff firmly believes that everyone has untapped brilliance waiting to be discovered. His mission is to help leaders and their teams pursue their potential and perform at their peak. With 15 years of military experience, Cliff offers a unique perspective, blending the application of psychology with real-world insights that both intrigue and inspire.

Ready to elevate your leaders and managers, helping them build a thriving team and foster new leaders. Consider Cliff for your next event to set the stage for impactful growth and success.

Choose from one of Cliff’s signature keynotes, or contact us for customisation:

Leaders to Luminaries: The Five Key’s to Luminary Leadership

A luminary is a person of prominence or brilliant achievement in their field. They are a high performer, recognised as one who has achieved significant results over a sustained period. Luminaries are forward-focused, often breaking new ground and continually seeking to improve and further their work and their broader profession. Luminary leaders are brilliant at what they do and lead in a way that helps others realise their brilliance. They are leaders whose influence extends beyond the borders of their organisation, across their industry and into their community. These are the leaders we need now and into the future.

Sharpen Your Axe: Sustaining Performance Through Recovery

Drawing on the psychology and science of resilience, wellbeing and performance, this presentation highlights what staff can do to stay sharp and maintain performance at work amidst today’s pressures. This talk has been carefully created to educate, challenge, and inspire staff who will leave with a personal action plan designed to strengthen and empower them not just to survive but to begin to thrive at work.

Shifting the Forces of Change: The Psychology of Leading Change

Newton’s laws of physics state that no change occurs without the application of force. In this keynote, leaders discover how they can shift from external forces to fostering internal motivation and learn strategies to guide a team through the challenges and opportunities of change. We’ll explore the psychology of change and practical approaches to lead teams through transformative experiences effectively.

Speak up to Level Up: Creating a Common Language that Enables Team Performance

Teams encounter many challenges as they form, storm and norm on the way to high performance. To short-cut that journey, teams need a common language to discuss performance, challenge barriers and hold each other accountable. Outlining key principles of the languages that high-performance teams speak, this presentation inspires and challenges leaders and their teams to invest time in intentionally creating their own language of team performance.

Consistency Builds Stability: Maintaining a Stable Foundation Amid Chaos

Recent years have pressed home the age-old truth that amidst the chaos, that which is solid, stable, and immovable is not only attractive but necessary for us to survive. For leaders in such environments, the consistency they can provide their people allows them to weather the storm. Outlining the 5 different types of consistency available to leaders, this presentation prompts leaders to think about what they can do to lay a stable foundation that enables their people to not only survive in chaos but thrive in it.