News from Toastmasters in Glasgow (Area 60)

News from Toastmasters in Glasgow (Area 60)

Area 60 continues to grow and flourish with Stirling Speakers launching last October and developing well. In November we were extremely proud to have been represented at the District 71 contest finals in Sheffield by James McGinty of Central Toastmasters (3rd in the...

A Poem To EAT

To Edinburgh Advanced Toastmasters by Edwyn Newman   There’s a club that’s been formed in the city, That’s noted for speaking and fun, And several competent Toasties Have joined to improve on their puns   The question that’s got to be answered Is something that’s...

Livingston Speakers: Mentoring Manager

In Livingston Speakers we have appointed a Mentoring Manager to ensure the recent 8 new members have the opportunity  to be matched with a mentor. This position  was taken by Colin Williamson, past VPPR, who will ensure that the right opportunity  is given to all...

PATHWAYS: Sample The First Project

To get a taste of Toastmasters International new education system, you can now try out the first PATHWAYS project – the Ice Breaker – online. It’s easy to follow and won’t take up too much of your time. Just click on the link below to take you...

Video: More on PATHWAYS

To learn more about Pathways, the new Toastmasters education programme, take a look at the video below. It’s 34 minutes long. Here are a few snippets of what to expect from the new programme: There are 300 competencies to choose from Members have access to the...

PATHWAYS Is Coming To A Club Near You: Part 2

Here are the other 4 short videos in the series about Toastmasters International (TI) new education programme – Pathways, explaining the what, why and how. Video 1:What is Pathways? Video 2: Why was pathways created? Video 3: How was Pathways developed? Video 4:...

PATHWAYS is Coming to a Club Near You: Part 1

PATHWAYS, the new Toastmasters education programme is expected to be rolled out in District 71 in September/October this year. So, we’d better be ready for it. This short (2.38 mins) video from Sally Newell Cohen, COO of Toastmasters International is a brief...

Division S – Oscar Merkx Memorial Award For PR

Much of the success of Toastmasters in Scotland is due to the inspiration of individual members. Oscar Merkx DTM was such a member but he sadly passed away in November 2015 after a sudden illness. Oscar was a founding member of Glasgow Toastmasters in 2002 and joined...