An Electrical Engineer turned Management Consultant and a Motivational speaker, Team--builder, Trainer, Facilitator, Life Coach with excellent personal, organizational and client relationship management capability.
This enables him to partner with clients in providing effective solutions and
outstanding project execution. Relevant Experience. He spent over 12 years at Transnet, Eskom, Microelettrica and Afrox in the electrical engineering, project management, sales and key account management environment with subsequent coaching and mentoring before founding Rise Up and Do It Business Enterprise. He comes forth as a solution driven, content--rich, passionate facilitator of learning whose primary focus areas are: Vocational Guidance, Sales Management, Customer service, Program Directing (MC) & Strategic Planning. Has great passion to develop people from all walks of life, government departments, youth groups, organizations, schools, tertiary institutions and corporate.
Linda is making a great contribution on Radio (Metro FM, SAFM, Kasie FM, Ukhozi, Jozi FM and Ikwekwezi FM) and Television (SABC and Soweto tv). He is a regular contributor on the weekly Move Magazine. He has played a role in the department of education to train public servants with the ultimate goal being to improve service delivery, some of his happy clients include SARS, Department Education, Gauteng Local Government and Housing, Mpumalanga Department of Education, Mpumalanga Department of
Health, Limpopo Department of Arts and Culture, Engen, City of Joburg, Nedbank, Department of Health, Transnet, Emerald Foundation SMME annual conference just to mention a few. Rise Up and Do It is accredited by the Services Seta.
He has authored two books: Your destiny is calling, Make it Happen & From sacrifice
He has been involved with SAICA to inspire and conduct life skills workshops at the Thuthuka camp. He has done impacted learners at Ratanda, Sedibeng district, Attredgeville, Diepslot, Soweto, Tembisa, Devon and Mpumalanga(Bushbuckridge and Piet Retief) just to mention a few. Has done extensive work for NASDEV, TUT, VUT, North West University, UNISA and UJ. He has conducted empowerment seminars in Soweto, Daveyton, Orange Farm, Madadeni and Tembisa as part of giving back to the community (CSI).
In his thought provoking and entertaining presentations, Linda helps people to: master change, rebound from failure, set goals, take responsibility, think positively, pursue excellence, come out of their comfort zones and above all make a difference.
His academic background include: Electrical Engineering (UJ) Sales and Marketing Management (Damelin College), Maintenance Practice (University of Pretoria),
Management Advancement Program (Wits Business School) Management Development Program (GIBS).