Madam President, Madam Toastmaster, fellow Toastmasters and very welcome guests. By a show of hands, please let me know if you believe any of these superstitions? Do you salute magpies? Does the number 13 worry you? Do you believe in fairies? Superstition, noun - excessively credulous belief in and reverence for the supernatural. Do I … Continue reading Toastmasters Presentation Mastery Icebreaker – ‘Rumbled’
I Finished my First Path
On Tuesday night I made the last speech on my Dynamic Leadership Path, it was the first Path I have completed so far. It took me from March 2019 until June 2021, I wish I had completed it more quickly, which I will do with the second Path I will complete, Engaging Humour. I have … Continue reading I Finished my First Path
Pathways Project List
Active ListeningBuilding a Social Media PresenceCommunicate ChangeConnect with StorytellingConnect with Your AudienceCreate a PodcastCreating Effective Visual AidsCross-Cultural UnderstandingDeliver Social SpeechesDeliver Your Message With HumorDevelop a Communication PlanDevelop Your VisionEffective Body LanguageEngage Your Audience With HumorEthical LeadershipEvaluation and FeedbackFocus on the PositiveHigh Performance LeadershipIce BreakerImprovement Through Positive CoachingInspire Your AudienceIntroduction to Toastmasters MentoringKnow Your Sense of … Continue reading Pathways Project List
DTM – What is it and how do you earn one?
The Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) award represents the highest level of educational achievement in Toastmasters. To earn the DTM, you are required to: Complete two learning paths. ✓ Serve as a club officer for 12 months. ✓ Participate in the preparation of a Club Success Plan. ✓ Participate in a district-sponsored club officer training program. (If … Continue reading DTM – What is it and how do you earn one?
Dynamic Leadership 5.2a – HPL
Have you looked at Pathways? Have you given your icebreaker speech yet? Good evening Madam Toastmaster, Mr President, Fellow Toastmasters and very welcome guests. As at a certain events, you may want to open a betting pool on how many times I say either of the words ‘Plan’ or ‘Pathways’. I will give you the … Continue reading Dynamic Leadership 5.2a – HPL
Pathways – What You Need To Do
This document explains what your Pathway options are and what each level of each Path requires to complete it. Pathway OptionsThere are eleven Pathways to choose from. Toastmasters recommend that you pick Presentation Mastery if you are unsure of which Pathway to pick. There is a certain level of crossover between the various Pathways, so … Continue reading Pathways – What You Need To Do