You’re in luck! Because this episode will feature wisdom, laughter and honest reflection from a Toastmaster with a 30 years of experience. That’s three decades worth of insight and Toastmaster experience.
Meet Beverly Lerner, an outstanding mentor to many. A superb speaker and thoughtful evaluator for all. We laugh, learn and travel together in this beautiful and fun episode.
This episode will entertain, inspire and encourage you. And most importantly it will equip you with specific strategies for success with International Speech Contest for 2018 contest cycle. My guest for this episode is Joe Shaw.
Joe is District 84 International Speech Contest Winner from 2016. He will share practical takeaways on how to prepare, rehearse and approach this amazing contest for maximum success, you will learn many pearls of wisdom such as:
How the lyrical quality of hip hop music can elevate your speaking skills.
How to craft speeches for the ears of your audience vs. the eyes of your readers.
How to excavate to the core of your message and construct speeches that will resonate with emotions of your audience.
You will laugh and learn. Make sure to take notes and enjoy.
In this interview we get to know a little more about Ted Allman, he currently serves as a Division C Director in Toastmasters District 84. One of his main missions is to help sponsor new clubs in District 84.
Ted recounts stories from Toastmasters clubs started at a homeless shelter and “Give Kids the World” village. As well as other stories and lessons for our future growth as aspiring communicators and leaders.
Speaking Virtually: Using Technology to Share Your Message with the World! – Gina Carr (16:34)
Host DTM Beth Ramsay interviews tribe builder, social media guru, and author of “Klout Matters,” Gina Carr.
Old African proverb: If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
Three major player social media platforms: Periscope, Blab and WebinarJam Studio. In part 1 of my interview with Gina, she explains how to strategically use Periscope and Blab to get your message out to the public.
Periscope is mobile based, you are the presenter
With Blab, you are the host, with “seats” for up to three people to join you. People can come and go as you give permission to come “in.” Comments are posted as well in a chat box