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Life beyond the CC Manual

Many clubs find that members drag their feet going through the CC manual, or they have members leave right after they finish it. One of the things I have pinpointed in talking to clubs, and also talking to successful clubs … Continue reading

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Membership Building and PR ideas for Toastmasters Corporate Clubs

Ask Human Resources to include a flyer about the club in the new employee orientation packet. Ask Human Resources to insert a flyer about the club with the payroll checks. Ask Human Resources for an appointment to give a 20-minute … Continue reading

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Running a Webinar for Toastmasters using GotoWebinar

A great blog post from Marketo about how to promote your webinar http://blog.marketo.com/2011/05/how-to-manage-successful-webinars-a-checklist.html Manual Checklist for GotoWebinar http://www.gotomeeting.com/webinar Schedule a test call with your co-presenters before your live event. (at least one, if the co-presenter is having difficulties or seems very uncomfortable, … Continue reading

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Virtual Meetings and Toastmasters

Photo courtesy of DodgertonSkillhause In August 2015, Toastmasters International approved clubs having a virtual meeting attendance, (https://www.toastmasters.org/Membership/Club-Experience/virtual-attendance) and with some stipulations about use, i.e. for clubs: Vote to approve the allowance. Update their Addendum of Standard Club Options to reflect … Continue reading

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Using Slideshare to Help Promote Your Toastmasters Club

For those not familiar with Slideshare http://www.slideshare.net/, it’s a free online venue for uploading Powerpoints. You can also integrate Slideshare with your personal Linkedin account. Some of the presentations that members give for manuals focuses on Powerpoints. Technical Presentations is … Continue reading

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Leveraging Past Issues of Toastmasters Magazine to help market your Toastmasters Club

Did you know you can use all those past issues of TM magazine that you keep and can’t bear to throw out, but may probably never reread, to help advertise your club? Ask all of your members to donate any … Continue reading

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District 53 Toastmasters Leadership Institute VPPR Training 2014

2014 Toastmasters TLI Training from Forfeng Designs           *note correction (10.24 minutes) any clubs that were previously chartered prior to the switch over to FTH2 from FTH1 have a FTH2 website, new clubs chartered after that … Continue reading

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