TOTAL IMPACT: WHY AND HOW?

Between what you have to say and what your audience perceives as your message, there is a significant variable that…

TIMER

Toastmasters meetings are planned to maximize opportunities for communication using all different roles. The timer helps ensure that discussions stay…

AH COUNTER

Ah-counter helps the group track ah's, um's, and other filler words such as like, so, and so, or any other…

ROLE OF GRAMMARIAN

How do you cultivate credibility as a grammarian? Be a good listener. Monitor and record usage of the English language…

VOTE COUNTER

The vote counter collects votes for the best table topics, best speaker, and best evaluator awards, tally them and declares…

ROLE OF TABLE TOPICS MASTER

The Table Topics master brings questions or prompts for impromptu speeches (table topics). Think about your theme or overall direction…

ROLE OF TOASTMASTER

The Toastmaster for the meeting serves as an anchor and leader for the day. What does the Toastmaster for a…

FINDING AND SELECTING A SPEECH TOPIC

Stir Up your Juices :) What occupies your time? Why and how do you enjoy that? What are your hobbies?…

PREPARED SPEECH PRESENTATIONS

Click on the links below to learn more about the topics. > How do you select a speech topic? >…

TOOL, FRAMEWORK TO PREPARE FOR A SPEECH

How do you prepare for your speech presentation? What can you do to have a clear direction for your message?…

Steps to Prepare and Tell your Story

STEP # 1: What is your idea? How did someone or something make you happy, sad, ecstatic, frustrated, or excited?…

How Do You Craft and Deliver an Effective Story?

When you are working on your story, write down your thoughts. It can be your first cut at the story…

Tool to improve quality of evaluations

Evaluations play a key role in developing communication skills. In addition to the evaluation page from the manual, evaluator should…

Finding Speech Topics

While speaking for the topic that resonates with you makes it fun, sometimes it can be a challenge finding speech…

About Use of Visual Slides

How do you plan to use visuals in your speech presentation? First of all, when you see use of visuals…