2014 Toastmasters International Convention

Dear Toastmasters, I have exciting – and historical – news to share with you. For the first time in Toastmasters’ history, we will host our International Convention outside North America. After an extensive selection process, Kuala Lumpur, in the...

A Figure Of Speech

A Figure Of Speech by Grant Wragg I’VE LONG HAD a desire to be better at public speaking.  Why?  A couple of reasons. Being good at presentations or talks opens up a large number of opportunities, in innumerable walks of life. Judging by how many people shy away from...

Falkirk Orators meeting report

A useful workshop on how to use visual aids in your presentations and speeches was the highlight of the Orators latest meeting. Sheila Fraser ran the session which included practical advice so your audience is not subjected to ‘Death by PowerPoint’ and far too many...