Y-Connect aims to create meaningful workspaces. Through changing attitudes, behaviours and skills of your staff
through training, coaching and professional speaking.

We Offer the Following Services

Training & Facilitation

Whether your sales team want to up their game, or staff morale and internal communication need a boost, we teach both the theory and practical skills to achieve the best outcome for your company and its people.


Leaders who lack confidence or interpersonal skills cannot get the most from their teams. Our individualised coaching sessions shape leaders who communicate effectively and inspire synergy.

Professional Speaking

Need an engaging speaker for your next conference or company event? We offer customised keynotes on topics such as behavourial change, persuasion and thought leadership delivered by a Professional Speaker.

Training & Facilitation

Y-Connect’s core purpose is to create meaningful workspaces through the work that we do. We help leaders and teams to uncover their individual and team purpose to see how they fit into the bigger picture of the business. This often leads to culture, change and purpose driven work.

We help leaders and teams to grow in their confidence, to enhance their influence, to find their flow and to develop a growth mindset.

Our speaking, training and advising focus on:

Leadership, Emotional intelligence, Motivation, Problem-solving, Self-actualisation, Planning, Time-management, Communication, Negotiation.

Why should you use us?

 We offer interactive training workshops that spark creativity and innovation, that increases productivity and leads to connected people and connected companies.

Our training leads to innovative solutions, an increase in productivity and interactive problemsolving of real issues in the business.

We train on a higher level than merely a skills set – we focus on your purpose, identity and core values to create a unique solution for your organization.

Y-Connect Blueprint

“I have learned that as long as I hold fast to my beliefs and values, and follow my own moral compass,
then the only expectations I need to live up to are my own.” Michelle Obama


Y-Connect offers coaching to leaders and teams that causes drastic shifts in their attitude, behaviour, and engagement.

In our coaching we challenge limiting beliefs, reframe negativity and we uncover new strategies to reach your goals.

Why should you use us?

We belief that you and your team already have all the resources necessary to be the best version of yourselves. As your coach, we simply act as the facilitator of your journey. We are respectful of your state, patient, listening well and act as change agents to gently guide you to where you need to be.

Our coaching has a lasting impact and you can apply these techniques in both your professional and personal life. 

Our coaching is effective for:

Conflict resolution, leadership development, building confidence, entrepreneurship, overcoming anxiety, changing patterns of behaviour, interview preparation, vendor pitches, sales presentations, conference presentations, developing elevator pitches, confidence in public speaking and presentation, giving and receiving feedback, doing performance reviews.”

“A real leader uses every issue, no matter how serious and sensitive, to ensure that at the end of the debate we should emerge stronger and more united than ever before.” Nelson Mandela

Professional Speaking

Yoke van Dam is a professional speaker and an expert on behavioural change.  She is known as a storyteller who delivers her message with humour and energy. She speaks to diverse audiences and is respected as a thought leader in the sales, leadership and people engagement space. Her talks feature practical case studies that the audience can implement and relate to, ensuring their full engagement.  Her Keynote presentations challenge perceptions and encourage change that can be implemented holistically.

Through her keynotes you can look forward to:

  • Instilling a passion for persuasion, leadership and feedback
  • Inspiring leaders to act with integrity
  • Challenging your team to live happy, productive lives.


Book Yoke for:

  • Master of ceremonies of your event
  • To act on a panel 
  • As a speaker
  • As a keynote speaker
  • In-person or virtually


Yoke speaks on sales, persuasion, leadership, feedback and healthy teams and relationships.