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From Toastmasters in Cork Ireland, "The Talk Show for Talkers" is hosted by Ted Mellamphy, Moira O'Brien, Paul O'Mahony & Guests. All about Communications & Leadership - the Toastmasters International Way."
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How to make a speech humorous
Part 3 from Episode 41 from 2017/18 season. Paul talks about humorous speeches and how to make them inspired by this article from the Toastmasters Magazine - https://www.toastmasters.org/magazine/magazine-issues/2018/aug2018/adding-humor
13:07
September 22, 2018
How To Make A Speech Humorous
Based on "3 Steps to Adding Humor to Your Speech If you’re having fun, your audience will too." By Nick Jack Pappas http://nickjackpappas.com/ Paul O'Mahony praises Nick's article in Toastmaster Magazine https://www.toastmasters.org/magazine/magazine-issues/2018/aug2018/adding-humor & introduces a discussion.
13:07
September 22, 2018
6 Public Speaking Tips To Hook Any Audience
Part 2 from Episode 41 from August 17th https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8GvTgWtR7o&t=18s
10:42
September 21, 2018
6 Public Speaking Tips To Hook Any Audience
Tips by Charlie Houpert. You hear the speech by Mohammed Alqatahni which won World Championship of Public Speaking (2015) "The Power of Words" - evaluated by Charlie Houpert from Los Angeles, CA Here is Mohammed Alqatahni's speech on You Tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iqq1roF4C8s
10:42
September 21, 2018
Introduction from Episode 41
Quote for the week from Henry Ford - "Don't find fault, find a remedy". Word of the week - Discombobulate
14:55
September 20, 2018
The New Education Programme (Pathways) - Leadership Projects
Our new education programme (Pathways) Moira O'Brien introduces three projects (1) Leading in Your Volunteer Organisation (2) Leading Your Team (3) Lessons Learned. ____________ This episode is from Programme 40 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on August 10th - presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
13:40
September 10, 2018
Bad Language - words not to use in public
"Bad language" - words you shouldn't use in public - introduced by Paul O'Mahony. Inspired by John Cadley ("a former advertising copywriter, freelance writer & musician living in Fayetteville, New York.") https://www.toastmasters.org/magazine/magazine-issues/2018/june2018/cadley Words like “fungible,” “solipsistic,” "anodyne," "ameliorate." ____________ This episode is from Programme 40 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on August 10th - presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
14:03
September 9, 2018
7 Public Speaking Tips from Donal Trump
Introduced by Moira O'Brien https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=05tp0VscN8A VICE News spoke to Dr. Jennifer Mercieca, a professor & historian of political rhetoric, and Mark Liberman, a professor of linguistics and computer science. The 7 tips: (1) Make speeches sound off the cuff (2) Paralipsis (3) Avoid pauses through repetition (4) Use ambiguity (5) Find a common grievance (6) Audience participation (7) Use suspense ______________ This episode is from Programme 40 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on August 10th - presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
14:03
September 8, 2018
Hard Work + PEJORATIVE defined
"Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds." (Gordon B Hinckley 1910 - 2008) is our Thought for the week - introduced by Moira O'Brien https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gordon_B._Hinckley ____________ Word of the Week: PEJORATIVE - introduced by Paul O'Mahony ____________ This episode is from Programme 40 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on August 10th - presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
13:03
September 7, 2018
Public speaking 101
The Talk Show for Talkers 22nd September 2017: Word of the Week: Conspicuous Thought for the Week: Great Leadership usually starts with a willing heart, a positive attitude and a desire to make a difference. 2nd Section: Manoj Vasudevan (2017 world Champion of Public Speaking) on How to Master Public Speaking 3rd Section: Paul O'Mahony talks about Public Relations 4th Section: Moira brings the discussion around public speaking for Introverts
1:00:01
September 7, 2018
Mentoring + Leading in difficult situations
The new education programme (Pathways) : Moira O'Brien introduces three projects: (1) Introduction to Toastmasters Mentoring (2) Lead in any Situation (3) Leading in Difficult Situations.
14:01
September 6, 2018
Protocols and Governing Documents relevant to Toastmasters
Huge topic introduced by 'persuasive' Paul O'Mahony. Is this the most boring subject ever discussed on the show? Should all Toastmasters study the protocols & governing documents? (1) The Official Toastmasters Members Group is on Facebook - all Toastmasters can join. (2) Toastmasters does not have SOPs (standard operations procedures) (3) Mike Rafferty sent Paul the Articles of Incorporation. Paul highlights key points from the Articles. - how you can get into a club - how you can be suspended - who can use the word 'Toastmaster' - policy on discrimation - who can vote - the dues - and much more _______________ This episode is from Programme 39 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on August 3rd - presenters Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
11:54
September 5, 2018
Do we like the new District Newsletter?
Daniel Sanders D71 Public Relations Manager (2018-19) has produced the first edition of our Newsletter. Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony discuss the 1st edition of a new format. (1) Patricia O'Reilly (Dubin), John Cox (UK), Gerald Mannix (Kerry), Daniel Sanders (UK) are featured. (2) Division M is the "guest division" (3) Moira recommends Educational Section by John Kendall. (4) Elizabeth Jordan has composed a Prize Quiz. (5) Moira went straight to Pathways section. "Without Education Toastmasters has nothing" says Paul. "Should Education be the No 1 item in future newsletters?" asks Paul. Moira gives her view. Ralph C Smedley is mentioned. (6) The Toastmasters Education Programme: Moira suggests we should stop using the term "Pathways". Paul & Moira agree that in future The Talk Show For Talkers will say "the Toastmasters education programme (Pathways)" - downplay the word Pathways. ___________ This episode is from Programme 39 of 2017/18 season - broadcast on 3rd August
12:48
September 3, 2018
Mark Twain advice + "Amplify" word of the week
Thought for the week: "Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect" (Mark Twain). Introduced by Moira O'Brien. [Note: In Twain's - Notebook, 1904 - he wrote "Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect)."] ____________ Word of the Week: AMPLIFY. Introduced by Paul O'Mahony ____________ This episode is from Programme 39 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on August 3rd - presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
12:38
September 2, 2018
Educational Projects: Icebreaker + Coaching + Inspire Your Audience
Information about Pathways projects: (1) 'Icebreaker' (2)Improvement through Positive Coaching (3)Inspire Your Audience. - an introduction to projects (beginning with the letter 'i') by Moira O'Brien ____________ This is from Programme 38 of 2017/18 season - recorded on July 26th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
11:10
August 16, 2018
Sell your book - with the help of Toastmasters
How Toastmasters can help a writer publicise their book - introduced by "pecuniary" & "prudent" Paul O'Mahony. Paul speaks about : (1) "101 Business Lessons from a Recovering Accountant" by Neil O'Brien (Toastmaster @ Blarney Club, Division 1, District 71) ISBN 9781912328000 "Business lessons from my window cleaner, Margaret Thatcher, George Clooney and many more". (2) Katrina Shawver's short article in the June edition of Toastmaster Magazine. She tells how Toastmasters helped her. "Count me a Toastmaster for life." Katrina spoke at several Toastmasters Clubs & Book Clubs about her book. The book is the story of a Polish swimmer who survived Auschwitz. "Henry, a Polish swimmer's true story of friendship from Auschwitz to America" (published in November 2017). Katrina's in Ahwatukee Club Phoenix Arizona USA. _________ This is from Programme 38 of 2017/18 season - recorded on July 26th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
14:12
August 15, 2018
10 Key questions about Pathways
Question & Answer session facilitated by Pat Johnson (past International President of Toastmasters). This was recorded after her keynote speech to The Firebirds Collective in May 2018. (1) Why make an 'icebreaker' speech many time? (2) What is your satisfaction overall with Pathways now? (3) Why can't we see the details of all five levels of each Path from the start. (4) How do you see the evolution of Pathways over next 10 years? (5) How should we respond to the view that there is much of the same in every Path? (6) How long should it take to go through the core competencies? (7) How will club performance be measured? (8) Why are there only two years for members to complete the previous education programme? (9) How do I access my second Path when I'm a member of two clubs? (10) How will roles be incorporated into Pathways? - episode introduced by Moira O'Brien ____________ This is from Programme 38 of 2017/18 season - recorded on July 26th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
34:27
August 14, 2018
Joseph Conrad + Iconoclast
Thought for the week: "He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument but in the right word. The power of sound has always been greater than the power of sense." (Joseph Conrad) - introduced by Moira O'Brien Word of the Week: ICONOCLAST (introduced by Paul O'Mahony) ____________ This is from Programme 38 of 2017/18 season - recorded on July 26th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
49:04
August 13, 2018
Comparing the Distinguished Toastmaster & High Performance Leadership Projects
These two projects are very similar - Moira compares them and discusses the implications of doing both projects. ___________ This is part 4 of Programme 37 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 20th.
09:26
August 13, 2018
A cup of tea
Paul O'Mahony invites us to a tea party, inspired by the viewpoint in the June edition of the Toastmaster Magazine by Balraj Arunasalam https://www.toastmasters.org/magazine/magazine-issues/2018/june2018/viewpoint ____________ This is from Programme 37 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 20th.
09:29
August 12, 2018
Club Constitution
__________ This is from Programme 37 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 20th.
17:31
August 11, 2018
Introduction: Nelson Mandela "Passion" + "Wry"
Thought for the week: Nelson Mandela - "There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living" - introduced by Moira O'Brien Word of the Week: WRY - introduced by Paul O'Mahony ____________ This is from Programme 37 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 20th.
12:45
August 10, 2018
"Live for today, for tomorrow we die" + "Harangue"
The Opening segment from show number 16 from the 2017/18 season first published on 9th February 2018 and presented by Paul O'Mahony and Moira O'Brien, covering: 1. The quote for the week: Moira's favourite "Live for today, for tomorrow we die" 2. The word of the week: Harangue
15:50
July 31, 2018
Moira introduces the subject of Body Language
Episode 16/4
12:19
July 31, 2018
Pathways - Evaluation & Feedback - Focus on the Positive - High Performance Leadership
Moira O'Brien introduces Pathways projects covering (1) Evaluation & Feedback (2) Focus on the Positive (3) High Performance Leadership ____________ This is from Programme 36 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 13th.
10:39
July 31, 2018
A Toastmaster's Holiday - Paul's travel guide.
Paul O'Mahony speaks about what Toastmasters can do during the club holiday period. ___________ This is from Programme 36 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 13th.
10:48
July 31, 2018
How Pathways Was Founded - the inside story
Pat Johnson, past international president of Toastmasters International tells the story of how the curriculum was designed. Her keynote speech to "Firebirds Collective - global advanced online club" in May 2018. The speech is about Pathways. Pat was one of the key players in the design of Pathways. ____________ This is from Programme 36 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 13th. Episode introduced by Moira O'Brien
14:28
July 31, 2018
Nelson Mandela on Education + Our Special Words
You hear: (1) Thought for the week from Nelson Mandela "Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world" (2) Words of the Weeks: We review words from the past ten shows _____________ This is from Programme 36 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 13th.
11:57
July 31, 2018
Projects: Distinguished Toastmaster + Effective Body Language + Ethical Leadership
Moira O'Brien looks at three Pathways Projects (1) Distinguished Toastmaster, (2) Effective Body Language (3) Ethical Leadership. ____________ This is from Programme 35 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 6th.
11:39
July 30, 2018
Celebrating Success
Paul O'Mahony introduces an important issue for every Toastmasters Club. ___________ This is from Programme 35 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 6th.
12:48
July 30, 2018
Great World Public Championship Speeches - "Ouch!" by Darren La Croix
You hear the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking, 2001 Winner, Darren LaCroix. Darren says "2001 was considered by many one of the most competitive years of the speech contest. This is one the funniest, most talked about speeches in the history of the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking since 1938. "OUCH!" is also one of the most widely studied by speech contestants." Read Darren's LinkedIn profile here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/darrenlacroix/ __________ This is from Programme 35 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 6th.
12:58
July 30, 2018
Ralph Waldo Emerson & "Insidious"
You hear (1) our "Thought for the Week" from Ralph Waldo Emerson - "We aim above the mark to hit the mark" - introduced by Moira O'Brien. Our discussion focused on performance management within Toastmasters & elsewhere - and how aiming above the mark affects your motivation and what you achieve. Touches on "stretch goals" & SMART goals. (2) our "Word of the Week": INSIDIOUS - introduced by Paul O'Mahony Our discussion covers - "insiduous" which does not exist. - definition of insidious - a quotation about depression being insidious - a quotation about prejudice & untruthfulness _____________ This is from Programme 35 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on July 6th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
11:02
July 30, 2018
Self-Confidence + Making Shorter speeches + Social Speeches + Communication Plan + Your Vision.
Details of the show: (1) "A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self" (CHARLES DICKENS) = Thought for the week (2) SCUTTLE = Word of the Week. (3) THE SKILL OF SELF-CONFIDENCE by Dr Ivan Jacobs (Toronto, Canada) - Incoming Vice Provost, Student Affairs at Dalhousie University | Six-time Coach of the Year | Author, "You Got This - Mastering the Skill of Self-Confidence." (4) HOW TO MAKE YOUR SPEECHES SHORTER & MORE TO THE POINT (inspired by Dave Zielinski, Toastmasters magazine article (introduced by Paul) https://bit.ly/2m8QAUm The owner, Skiwood Communications Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area (5) PATHWAYS PROJECTS (introduced by Moira): Delivering Social Speeches Developing a Communication Plan Developing your Vision. ________________ This is Programme 34 of 2017/18 season. First broadcast on June 29th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
48:54
July 12, 2018
Reigniting Passion + Creating a Podcast + Creating Effective Visual Aids + Cross-Cultural Understanding.
Details of the show: (1) "Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience" [PAULO COEHLO] = Thought for the week (introduced by Moira) (2) KUDOS = Word of the Week (introduced by Paul) (3) Aditya Maheswaran's semi-final winning speech from 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking. (4) REIGNIGHTING PASSION : Balraj Arunasalam's viewpoint in Toastmaster Magazine of May 2018 (introduced by Paul) (5) Pathways Projects (introduced by Moira) Creating a Podcast Creating Effective Visual Aids Cross-Cultural Understanding. ______________ This is Programme 33 of 2017/18 season - recorded on Zoom - first broadcast on June 22nd - presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
50:36
July 11, 2018
Non-Verbal Communications + Communicating Change + Storytelling + Connecting
Contents: (1) "Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value" [ALBERT EINSTEIN] = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK - introduced by Ted (2) SERENITY = Word of the Week - introduced by Paul (3) AARON BEVERLY: 2nd place speech [longest title ever invented] from 2016 World Championship of Public Speaking - introduced by Ted (4) FBI (Joe Navarro) on NON-VERBAL COMMUNICATIONS - introduced by Paul (5) PATHWAYS PROJECTS: Communicate Change, Connect with Storytelling & Connect with your Audience - introduced by Moira ______________ This Programme 32 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on June 15th. Presented by Moira O'Brien, Ted Mellamphy & Paul O'Mahony Facebook: "The Talk Show For Talkers"
46:02
July 10, 2018
Movement On Stage - Active Listening - Social Media Presence - Communicate Change
(1) "Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it." (Charles Rozell "Chuck" Swindoll) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) DELIBERATE = Word of the Week (3) Interview with STEVE CAMPION, Director Area 20, Asst Division H PQ Director, East Herts Speakers (President) + Stevenage Speakers (Vice President Education) + Winchmore Hill Speakers (Vice President Public Relations) (4) MOVEMENT ON STAGE (Paul) (5) PATHWAYS: ACTIVE LISTENING + BUILDING A SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE + COMMUNICATE CHANGE projects (Moira) _______________ This is Programme 31 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on June 8th. Presented by Ted Mellamphy, Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
49:49
July 7, 2018
Reflections After Conference - Team Collaboration
(1) "Start where you are, use what you have, do what you can" (ARTHUR ASHE) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) FALLACIOUS = Word of the Week (3) Interview with Samir Malak, President of The Firebirds Collective + incoming president of Connected Speakers, Bromley, UK in District 91. (4) Reflections on District 71 Conference (SafeHaven2018) by Paul O'Mahony (5) PATHWAYS - TEAM COLLABORATION Path ____________ This is Programme 30 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on June 1st. Presented by Ted Mellamphy, Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
50:22
July 7, 2018
The Navigator + Strategic Relationships
(1) "Think not those faithful who praise all thy words & deeds - but those who kindly reprove thy faults" = Thought for the week: (2) PIFFLE = Word of the Week: (3) Interview with Bruce LeLièvre, President of Haymarket Toastmasters & member of Edinburgh Advanced TM and Linlithgow Speakers. (4) Paul talks about "The Navigator" from Toastmasters International. (5) Pathways, Moira covers the path "Strategic Relationships". ____________ This is Programme 29 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on May 25th.
48:28
July 3, 2018
Annual Conference + Crisis Management + Motivational Strategies
(1) "Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom" (George Washington Carver) = Thought for the week (2) "HAVEN" = Word of the Week (3) District 71 Conference (May 11th - 13th) - Review (4) Crisis Managment (5) Pathways: Motivational Strategies Path. _____________ This is Programme 27 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on May 11th. Presented by Ted Mellamphy, Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
50:52
July 3, 2018
Annual Conference SafeHaven2018 + Leadership Development
(1) "If you command wisely, you will be obeyed cheerfully" (THOMAS FULLER) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) PLETHORA = WORD FOR THE WEEK (3) District 71 CONFERENCE in Cork (SafeHaven2018 discussion with SHARON O'NEILL & PAT DUGGAN (4) PATHWAYS: "LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT" Path _____________ Links to Pathways Resources: Pathways Experience blog http://pathwaysexperience.blogspot.com/ District 51 Pathways Resources https://d57tm.org/pathways/ _____________ This is Programme 26 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on May 4th.
47:34
June 25, 2018
Expanding Evaluations + Innovative Planning + Lance Miller
(1) "Don't get prepared - stay prepared" (CRAIG VALENTINE) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) EMBELLISH = WORD FOR THE WEEK (3) LANCE MILLER's 2005 World Championship winning speech. (4) EXPANDING EVALUATIONS (5)PATHWAYS "INNOVATIVE PLANNING" Path ____________ This is Programme 25 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on April 27th.
47:20
June 25, 2018
Learning at Toastmasters + Dynamic Leadership
(1) "The biggest single problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place." (George Bernard Shaw) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) PUERILE = WORD FOR THE WEEK (3) INTERVIEW: OLADELE OLUNIKE, Eagle Toastmasters Club, District 74 (4) Unboxing a package from Toastmasters International. (5) PATHWAYS - DYNAMIC LEADERSHIP __________ This episode is Programme 24 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on April 13th. Presented by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony
48:20
June 21, 2018
Organising District Conference + Effective Coaching
(1) "When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it & hang on" (Benjamin Franklin:) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) PIVOT = WORD FOR THE WEEK (3) WINNING SPEECH by WORLD CHAMPION 2011 - JOCK ELLIOT (4) ORGANISING A DISTRICT CONFERENCE (5) PATHWAYS: EFFECTIVE COACHING ____________ This episode is Programme 23 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on March 30th.
45:55
June 20, 2018
Empathy + Presentation Mastery
(1) "My best friend is the one that brings out the best in me" (Henry Ford) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) STUFF = WORD FOR THE WEEK (3) TED MELLAMPHY (interviewed by Moira O'Brien) (4) "ECHOES OF EMPATHY" - article from Toastmaster Magazine (5) PATHWAYS: "Presentation Mastery" Path _________ This episode is Programme 22 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on March 23rd.
49:59
June 20, 2018
WORLD CHAMPION SPEAKER + VISIONARY COMMUNICATION
(1) "Don't show up to prove, show up to improve." (Simon Sinek) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK (2) RANKLE = WORD FOR THE WEEK (3) WINNING SPEECH : Dananjaya Hettiarachichi's World Champion 2014 (4) MODERATING A PANEL DISCUSSION (5) PATHWAYS "Visionary Communication" Path _____________ This episode is Programme 21 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on March 16th.
49:42
June 19, 2018
ONLINE CLUBS & PATHWAYS
(1) Thought for the week: "Of all the talents bestowed upon men, none is so precious as the gift of oratory. He who enjoys it wields a power more durable than that of a great king. He is an independent force in the world." (WINSTON CHURCHILL) (2) CONVOLUTED = Word for the Week: (3) MICHELLE ALBA-LIM, DTM - Interview including a chat with Michelle about online & hybrid clubs, and online attendance at club meetings (4) PATHWAYS - the five levels. [Programme 20 of 2017/18 season, first broadcast on March 9th]
49:41
June 18, 2018
CRAIG VALENTINE (World Champion 1999)
(1) "The joy of leadership comes from seeing others achieve more than they thought they were capable of" (SIMON SINEK) = THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK _________ (2) The TOASTMASTERS PROMISE _________ (3) ZENITH = Word for the Week _________ (4) CRAIG VALENTINE "The Key Secret to Telling Great Stories" and "The Callback - A Fantastic Way to Open your Speech" _________ (5) Growing the club: inspired by MAUREEN ZAPPALA (Ohio) _________ (6) PATHWAYS Overview (continued) : the 5 levels & the projects overview _______________ Notes : This was recorded on Zoom (used by online clubs) : Paul in Glanmire, Ted in Blarney, Moira in Macroom - because a blizzard is forecasted. This is programme 19 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast March 2nd.
1:00:02
May 30, 2018
INTRODUCING PATHWAYS
(1) "It's better to endure the discomfort of the truth now than to suffer the discomfort of the lie later" (Simon Sinek) = Thought for the Week ________ (2) DOTE = Word of the Week ________ (3) PATHWAYS - coming soon to District 71 (20 March) 13,000+ already enrolled 10,252 Paths in progress 20,000 assessments already taken Overwhelmingly digital - only 90 members using printed material Icebreaker completion time 20 days (average) 606 members have achieved Level 1 _________ District 57 have produced a very useful & comprehensive Pathways list ________ (4) THE IDEAL MENTOR ________ (5) BODY LANGUAGE (continued from last week) _______________________________________ This is programme 16 of 2017/18 season - broadcast on 16th February
1:00:02
May 29, 2018
Binal Sawjani, Cranfield Speakers (Guest)
(1) "Live for today, for tomorrow we die" = Thought for the Week (2) HARANGUE = Word of the Week (3) BINAL SAWJANI - Cranfield Speakers, VPE of Cornerstone & mentor to Luton Communicators (4) WEBINARS (5) BODY LANGUAGE This is programme 16 of 2017/18 season - first broadcast on 9th February
50:25
May 24, 2018
INSIDE STORY #SafeHaven2018 (Toastmasters Conference)
Sharon O'Neill (conference director) & Pat Duggan (finance) introduce speak on (1) Why Toastmasters District 71 Conference is coming to Cork - the story from Wyboston (2015) (2) How Sharon convinced District Leadership Team to entrust SafeHavenCork team with the "responsibility & opportunity" - skillset, characteristics & experience needed. (3) How Cork bid for it in Limerick (2016) - and won (goody bags containing chocolates) (4) Teamwork with District Leaders (5) Why come to conferences - "three storms" contests+education+social (6) Bookings are Big - Band - Storytelling Stars - Bold Ensemble - Singing Songs - "Moving the boundaries out" (7) Workshops & CEO Dan Rex (8) Venue quality: Clayton Silver Springs Hotel & Conference Centre - Would World Conference (Chicago 2018) fit in our venue? Sharon's final words " it's going to be amazing conference ... an honour & privilege ... fantastic team ... We are in love with our conference, our city ... It's going to be magical weekend
24:03
May 7, 2018
NEWS ABOUT SAFEHAVEN2018 CONFERENCE COMING SOON
This is to inform you that today Sharon O'Neill (conference director) & Pat Duggan (finance manager) will chat with Paul O'Mahony (marketing manager) about (1) the District 71 annual conference in Cork on 11th - 13th May (2) why Cork is a perfect place to hold a Toastmasters conference (3) and more. The discussion will be 24 minutes long.
06:22
May 3, 2018
Evaluating Topics - Innovative Planning
Word of the Week: "Embellish" Thought for the week: Craig Valentine - "Don't get prepared - stay prepared" 2nd Section: Lance Miller's 2005 World Championship winning speech. 3rd Section: Paul talks about expanding evaluations. 4th Section: Continuing the talk about Pathways, Moira covers the path "Innovative Planning". _______________ The music featured in this show is: Norah Jones - Don't Know Why Mary Hopkin - Those Were the Days The Beatles - Ob La Di Links to Pathways Resources: Pathways Experience blog http://pathwaysexperience.blogspot.ie/2018/04/enter-my-base-camp-thika-toastmasters.html District 57 Pathways resourceshttp://d57tm.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Pathways-Paths-and-Projects-Catalog-V2.1.pdf
1:00:00
April 28, 2018
TALK SHOW FOR TALKERS (Part 1)
Ted Mellamphy introduces the show - supported by Moira O'Brien & Paul O'Mahony Agenda for the whole Show > Word of the Week (WOTW) is HARANGUE > Quote of the Week (QOTW) > District 71 Newsletter from Laura Bruce > Webinars > Body Language Part 1 here is mainly chat between three Toastmasters from Cork - followed by HARANGUE - followed by chat about new grandmother Moira O'Brien. Contact us : email us "info@irishtalkers.com" Website : "www.irishtalkers.com" Facebook : "Talk show for talkers" Magazine : "Public Speaking Weekly" on www.irishtalkers.com
15:50
March 30, 2018
COMMUNICATING WITH CONFIDENCE
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00:54
March 30, 2018
INTRODUCING "IRISH TALKERS" #WeAreToastmasters
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01:47
January 19, 2018
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