Monthly Archives: January 2013

Random thoughts

It was a night dedicated to ‘Australiana’ and the word ‘imperturbable’. We started the night by raising our glasses to honour ‘Australian inventors’. Linda Snalam, our president spoke about ‘Kiwi shoe polish’ a great invention by William Ramsay. I… Continue reading

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Elevate your evaluation skills

As a new Toastmaster I thought this journey was all about getting experience at making speeches. It didn’t take long for me to realise that this learning environment has a diamond to offer with the learned skill of evaluation. At Toastmasters we e… Continue reading

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Move forward

At last Thursday’s meeting Michael Said gave a speech titled “Where Leaders are made”. I have to agree on what he has said. Toastmasters can be a very good learning ground for leadership. At the beginning of 2011 I took on organising the Phillip D… Continue reading

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