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Invitation to Carpinteria Toastmasters - Wednesday, September 3, 2014 Meeting

The theme of the meeting is “TBA.” Bring a guest, or here is your invitation to come as a guest (no need to RSVP, just show up). 125 more words

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If only I could write a little bit better

A little more, and think even clearer

If I had the confidence to speak in front of others… 28 more words


What to Wear When Presenting

Whether we like it or not, people are making judgements about us from the moment they first see us. As the saying goes, you never get a second chance to make a great first impression.   1,184 more words

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5 Steps to Overcome Fear

I was very shy as a child. I experienced a great deal of worry about saying the wrong thing. School dances were a nightmare as was walking into that overwhelming school auditorium each morning before class. 652 more words


Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 188) - Aristotle

“[I]t is not enough to know what we ought to say; we must also say it as we ought … It is, essentially, a matter of the right management of the voice to express the various emotions—of speaking loudly, softly, or between the two; of high, low, or intermediate pitch; of the various rhythms that suit various subjects. 25 more words

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Training Tomorrow’s Leaders

Youth Leadership program
helps students speak up, build skills

By Christine Clapp, DTM

Andrew Peter Bennett, DTM, is District 71’s adviser on Youth Leadership. In that role, he advocates strongly for the Toastmasters Youth Leadership program (YLP), saying he has seen young participants benefit in many ways from it. 674 more words

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All Eyes on Me: Overcoming the fear of Public Speaking

I would describe myself as an introvert, but there’s something within me, an inner performer that if needed, can be called upon to entertain an audience (Gosh, that sounds a bit David Brent-ish!). 1,009 more words