Yoke van Dam - The Kintsugi Queen

Expedition Business

Jun 26 2024 • 54 mins

Yoke van Dam is known as the Kintsugi Queen™ for her ability to join, repair, and transform teams into collaborative, committed, and cohesive units. As a qualified behavioral change coach with extensive experience, she has helped over 2,000 team members, providing 2,300+ hours of training and 350+ coaching hours.

Yoke's approach is based on the Japanese art of Kintsugi, which involves repairing broken pottery with lacquer dusted or mixed with powdered gold, silver, or platinum. Similarly, she works with leaders and teams to help them overcome challenges, find their voice, and step into their power. Through her leadership development, culture enhancement, emotional intelligence training, and communication skills workshops, Yoke empowers her clients to create meaningful workspaces and develop a growth mindset. Her clients come from diverse industries, including automotive, retail, manufacturing, engineering, advertising, publishing, legal, and academic.

Yoke founded Y-Connect in 2017, a company that provides training, coaching, and consulting services to help leaders and teams achieve their goals. She is a Professional member of the Professional Speakers Association of Southern Africa (PSASA) and has achieved the Distinguished Toastmaster award from Toastmasters International

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