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How to Get Started as the VP Public Relations

Ever since I joined Toastmasters, my favourite role has been that of the Vice President of Public Relations. Congratulations to all VPPRs! This is the role that made the most impact in my leadership development. I learned more about the organization, program and the people that made our club thrive. When you have knowledge of…

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How to Get Started as a Club President

The role of Club President if executed well is the most challenging of all club officer roles but, also the most rewarding. I wish you the best of experience, learning and success in this role. The most successful Club Executive Committees in Toastmasters meet at-least once a month. This month as a Club President I…

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How to Get Started as the VP of Education

When I was first elected as and took on the role of Vice President Education at Morningside Toastmasters in July 2010, I knew nothing – I had been a member for just over a year, and I had only just completed my Competent Communicator. I knew very little about Toastmasters, there were many folks around…

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On A Point – Welcome Edition

25 January 2018 Issue # 363 1 On A Point – Toastmasters Southern Africa – District Newsletter Editor’s Note Dear Members of District 74, We cannot get excited enough of the new year, therefore we compiled another edition to welcome 2018! The contributors to this newsletter share with us, amongst others, how they were welcomed to…

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Toastmasters is a platform to hone your Compelling Communication skills

You may be sitting there asking yourself “How can I achieve my goals and dreams? and the reality is that if you don’t have a compelling answer, you may not be able to. Toastmasters, if you work the programme, will help you become the best version of yourself.   “The single biggest problem in communication…

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Toastmasters is a platform to hone your Inspirational Leadership skills

 You may be sitting there asking yourself “How can I achieve my dreams and goals? I here?” and the reality is that if you don’t have a compelling answer, you may not be able to.   Toastmasters, if you work the programme, will help you become the best version of yourself.   Effective leaders…

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Toastmasters is a platform to practise Time Management

 You may be sitting there asking yourself “How can I achieve my dreams and goals?” and the reality is that if you don’t have a compelling answer, you may not be able to. Toastmasters, if you work the programme, will help you become the best version of yourself.   Our modern world is…

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How Toastmasters helped me publish my book

How Toastmasters helped me be a published author     When I attended my first Toastmasters meeting 9 years ago, I had no idea of where it would lead!  I wanted a hobby of my own – nothing to do with being a Mom. At Cape Town Toastmasters club, I saw speakers who entertained me,…

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How I helped a fellow member

Article on Tapiwa’s circumstances, what made me feel I needed to raise money and the impact of TM on my life? Toastmasters has helped me realize my potential in terms of communication and leadership. Am inspired by making a difference in other people’s life and Toastmasters competent communicator manual has helped to improve my communication…

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How Toastmasters helped me

Bruce Wade I joined Toastmasters after being invited to a club meeting by a colleague. At first I was a little overwhelmed by the protocol and regimental agenda, not to mention all that clapping. But once a few things were explained to me and I was taken under the wing of an experienced member, it…

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I want to make it easy

President “The Social Network Toastmasters Club” says Zoya “I want to make it easy!”   Zoya Mabuta – President of TSN A newly launched Toastmasters club that has many differences to the normal meeting. They have a room for the kiddies so that parents can attend the meeting together, single parents can attend both knowing…

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On A Point – New Beginnings Edition

11 January 2018 Issue # 362 On A Point – Toastmasters Southern Africa – District Newsletter Editor’s Note Dear Members of District 74, It is such a priviledge and an honour to be one of the 7 billion human beings who celebrates life in the year 2018! Many of us will attest to the fact…

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