Ep #20 - The Transition Man
Our guest today is a keynote Speaker, author and an expert at helping people develop the mental readiness to embrace change and grow their businesses. Although you may not have heard of him before he has shared the stage with many thought leaders and celebrities from around the country and has even appeared in several movies and on television. He has also spoken at a TEDx event While entertaining, his programs are filled with practical and pragmatic methods that have helped thousands of people achieve More Success, More Money and More Happiness in their lives. Check out our episode with the Transition Man!
July 16, 2021
Ep #19 The "Fein"er things
Today we talked with Eric Feinendegen, DTM . Eric is an amazingly enthusiastic and accomplished public speaker - making it to the top 10 in the World Championship of Public Speaking - TWICE! Eric shares some tips and ideas on how to make your communication the best it can be!
July 05, 2021
Ep #18 The Diamond Factor
Looking for that diamond in the rough? Today's episode really shines with Barbara Beckley from the "Diamond Factor, LLC." Barbara Beckley is a Professional Keynote Speaker, 7X International Best Selling Author, Social Media Strategist and TV Host and Producer. She is the founder and CEO of the Diamond Factor. Barbara’s motto, “Because everyone has something special within them, the Diamond Factor equals your Purpose, Passion and Drive and your foundation to move forward despite the trials and challenges in your life.”
June 27, 2021
Ep #17 Yes And.....
Join us as we speak to Michael Sampini of Yes And Toastmasters https://yesandtoastmasters.org/. One of the only club we know of that incorporates Improv into Toastmasters.
May 13, 2021
Ep #16 Elevate your Public Speaking with Pat Quinn
Don't miss this chance for coaching from one of the nation's best presenters! Pat Quinn has been entertaining, inspiring, and educating audiences for over 30 years. As a former professional magician, Mr. Quinn learned the art of commanding a stage early in his career. As a high school teacher, he specialized in reaching an audience at every level. As a professional consultant and speaker he has keynoted the biggest conferences and spoken to audiences around the world. Mr. Quinn has consulted with Professional Speakers, Pastors, and Business Leaders to help them improve their presenting skills and more effectively deliver their messages. Find Pat at www.storylinq.com. Sign up for 30 days of free access with discount code STORY.
February 03, 2021
Ep #15 Mr. Bacon and How to Master Happiness
Come along and join us as we talk to the Bacon Master Marty Jalove. Ok, it's not about real Bacon but about how you can spice up your presentations using stories and in the process, how to master happiness. To reach Marty go to https://www.masterhappiness.com/
January 26, 2021
Ep #14 Improve A Job Search with Iqbal Atcha
Iqbal Atcha spent a long time in the talent acquisition field and has found a new path on the other side as a job coach/consultant. He joins us to share some very important tips on how you can improve your chances when in the midst of a job search. Since he's spent many years as a recruiter, manager, and trainer of recruiters, he has the inside scoop on what recruiters are looking for and how to help them find you. More importantly, he shares with us how to know whether a job is right for you. This is a real eye-opener! You can reach Iqbal at http://www.atchainternational.com/
January 01, 2021
Ep #13 Lois Creamer, The Professional Speaker's Coach
Do you have an interest in pursuing public speaking as a career? Or are you interested in using public speaking as a means to grow your business? If so, this episode is for you. We recently interviewed Lois Creamer, who is a veteran coach in the public speaking industry. She works with professional speakers who want to book more business, make more money, and fully monetize their intellectual property.
December 13, 2020
Ep #12 Hollywood Joe Crosses the Finish Line
Toastmaster Joe Milakovic, aka Hollywood Joe, completes his fascinating journey of participating in 90 Toastmaster Meetings in 90 Days. Joe shares with Greg Cieply and Melinda Mitrovic what he accomplished in 90 days, his big virtual celebration, and what is next in his pursuit to be a motivational speaker. You will be inspired! Check us out at http://epiccommunicators.com or http://www.facebook.com/speakingexcellence.
November 25, 2020
Ep #11 The Importance of Mentoring with Suezy Proctor
Looking to find out more about mentoring - how to be one or how to be a mentee? Well then you need to take a few minutes and listen to this great interview with Suezy Proctor. We're pretty excited about sharing this information with you. For more information about Epic Communicators, check us out here: https://www.facebook.com/speakingexcellence
November 14, 2020
Ep #12 Long Time Toastmaster of 60 Years, Dick Storer
Today we talk to a very LONG TIME Toastmaster - Dick Storer. He's been part of Toastmaster for over 60 years. He's a long time public speaker and friend who recently celebrated his 90th Birthday and 60th Anniversary with Toastmasters International. Join Greg and Melinda as they talk with Dick and discuss how they have helped people over the years to overcome their fear of speaking in public and enhance their skills along the way. If you want to be inspired by a journey of self-development, this episode is for you.
November 13, 2020
Ep #10 District 30 Public Speaking, a Powerful Leadership Skills
We were so lucky to get Patti Anderson of District 30 Toastmasters to join us for a chat about how Toastmasters has been so transformative for her and how it is changing lives even in the midst of the Pandemic.
October 30, 2020
Ep #9 - Motivational Speaker and Olympic track hopeful work together for greatness!
Madonna Hanna and Marcus Chambers share their insights on how they are helping each other achieve their goals. One an aspiring Motivational Speaker and the other a Track Champion!
October 21, 2020
Ep #8 Hollywood Joe's Quest - Part 2
Check out what Hollywood Joe has been up to in his quest to visit 90 Toastmaster clubs in 90 days. He's having a great time and shares some excellent lessons and insights. You don't want to miss this one.
September 11, 2020
Ep #7 Keeping Your Audience Engaged with Pastor Alex Wickell
Listen in and hear how you can really get your audience to focus and give you their full attention. Pastor Alex Wickell shares some extremely helpful tips and insight on how to be the best speaker you can be!
August 25, 2020
Ep #6 Pet Expert Talks Public Speaking and Communication
Take a listen to Pet Expert Steve Dale as he shares some expertise about not only pets, but how to improve your public speaking and communication skills in these Covid times!
August 14, 2020
Ep #5 Communication and Speaking Skills in the Financial Services Industry
Listen in as we find out how a financial services professional used communications and public speaking skills to advance his career. You can find Mark here: Mark Shore, Chief Research Officer Shore Capital Research LLC http://www.linkedin.com/in/shorem http://www.shorecapmgmt.com https://twitter.com/shorecap
August 05, 2020
Ep #4 Hollywood Joe's Quest
Check out Joe's plans to step out of his comfort zone and attend 90 Toastmasters meetings in 90 days! You can reach Joe here : Joe Milakovic https://www.facebook.com/90ToastmastersMeetingsin90Days
August 05, 2020
Ep #3 - Hosting a Great Zoom Meeting
Wondering what the best practices are for hosting a Zoom meeting? This episode is chocked full of great tips on how to do just that!
July 18, 2020
Ep #2 - Better Zoom Meetings
This is a short podcast that will help everyone who's dealing with the new medium of Zoom (or any other) online meetings medium. The episode is chocked full of excellent tips on what, how and what not to do on Zoom.
July 12, 2020
Ep #1 -The 100 Club Man
Some people get really excited about Toastmasters. Some people join multiple clubs. Then there’s people like Lee Hopkins. Lee has done something astonishing to say the least. Over the course of one year he decided to go and visit 100 different clubs. Luckily for him they were all in the same metropolitan area. Join me as I complete my first podcast for my Pathways level 4 elective - “Creating a Podcast”. I interviewed Lee and got some insight on what he found out visiting 100 different Toastmasters clubs. Lots of great ideas you can take back to your clubs!
December 01, 2019