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Offensive table topics

Fear. Adrenaline. Focus. My state of mind as I await my first table topic in months. I’m visiting a new club and have finally got myself on the list. Now I’m waiting to speak off-the-cuff about a topic that is yet to be announced. It could be as simple as “tell us about your last [...]
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Club Officer Training

Last Wednesday I attended the Toastmasters Division B Club Officer Training. These sessions are held twice a year and are attended by committee members from Toastmasters clubs all around London. The session included a series of presentations, including one about the Table Topics and Humorous Speaking competition to be held in September. The majority of [...]
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Looking for speaking opportunities

Being Sergent at Arms at my Toastmasters club means that I get to speak at every meeting. This is regular exposure is helping me relax on stage. My slot is very structured, as I introduce each of the guests, but there is some leeway for incorporating my own personality. Unfortunately this role means that I [...]
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