The 3 real reasons why people stay with Toastmasters clubs

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Have you ever observed people involved into doing something and being very passionate and engaged in that endeavour? Haven’t you wondered why they do what it is they do, what drives them, what could be their motivator? I found myself wondering about that a few days ago and reflected on what I had observed. I am currently serving as an Area Governor with the Founder’s District in Toastmasters International and one of the big benefits is having to meet and interact with hundreds of members in about half a dozen clubs. I visited a club this past week and I Continue reading The 3 real reasons why people stay with Toastmasters clubs

Don’t make these three mistakes when speaking in public

making mistakes for learning

If you are reading this post because the title appealed to you, then the advice I read from copyblogger.net about negative titles works. I often speak in public as it is one of my hobbies. As part of my personal growth and development as a speaker, I believe in joining associations and groups of people who are either better speakers or very passionate about public speaking. Last Monday I paid a visit to the Professional Speakers club in Anaheim and having expressed my interest in becoming a member a few months ago, I was offered a speaking spot for the Continue reading Don’t make these three mistakes when speaking in public