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‘I Can’t Join Toastmasters because …’

Many people put off professional development.  Here are some typical excuses used to avoid joining Toastmasters.   Do these ring any bells?  If so, we ask you to reconsider. Perhaps Toastmasters is not what you thought.   I don’t need Toastmasters. I’ve been giving presentations for years.  In that case you’ve probably been using the same techniques for years.  For …

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Speechcraft Public Speaking Workshop January 2022 – Session 3

Speechcraft is like building a house. You put in foundations first. With a firm base you can start on the walls.  This is where we’re at now. Last week our Speechcrafters made their maiden speeches. This week they will work to improve when they take the stage for a second time. Plus they have the …

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Speechcraft Public Speaking Workshop January 2022 – Session 2

‘Take the moment in your hand and make it your moment’. Today our Speechcrafters made their very first speech.  First they all had to show up. And everyone did. Our Speechcraft Coordinator started off with a great warm up question ‘What was your key learning point from last week’s session?’ This gave everyone a chance …

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Speakers of Croydon – My personal experience

By Trudy Kuhn Established in 1924, Toastmasters International has more than 300,000 members in 149 countries. And more than 15,800 clubs.  Impressed? Sounds great but if you’re anything like me you aren’t bothered about facts and figures. As you’ve landed on our website my guess is that you want to know how this very successful …

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