Y-Connect aims to change the attitudes, behaviours and skills of your staff
through training, coaching and public 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.

Public 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 Distinguished Toastmaster.

Training & Facilitation

Y-Connect believes in grooming the attitude, behaviour and skillset of your teams and your leaders. We are well known Thought leaders in the Culture work, Talent development and Leadership development space.  As your Training partner we will not only develop your talent, help increase performance and innovation-but also allow your business to stay relevant, competitive and engaged.

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 trainers are called approachable, patient, good listeners, interested in creating premium quality, caring for the wellbeing and happiness of all employees.

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.

Our training topics focus on:

Emotional intelligence, leadership development, conflict resolution, professionalism, soft skills, presentation skills, sales and persuasion, understanding and integrating feedback

“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, 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

Public 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.


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