Archive for the ‘Speaking’ Category

Former Toastmasters President

I just concluded one year of being the President of my local Toastmasters club.

Toastmasters is a volunteer organization focused on helping people learn to lead and speak publicly. There are thousands of clubs all around the world. The institution itself has been around for nearly 100 years.

I found Toastmaster after a failure of an interview where my Read On…

Public Speaking Success with Toastmasters

Public speaking. Just the phrase can strike fear into millions of people around the world. I know that when I was in high school, many people avoided the Communications class like the plague because of all of the required speeches involved.

If only somebody had told me.

Public speaking would become and is a key skill in life. It’s not just important for people who might “speak publicly”, but it’s also important for people who talk to anyone, whether it be meetings, discussions or any opportunity to try and convey information verbally.

I wish I would’ve known back then that I might as well sack up and learn how to talk, how to command a room and do it confidently. If only. Read On…