Category Archives: Public Speaking

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Technical Presentations project 4: presenting a technical paper

ADVANCED COMMUNICATION SERIES: TECHNICAL PRESENTATIONS

Assignment 4: PRESENTING A TECHNICAL PAPER

Objectives

  • Deliver an interesting speech based on a technical paper or article.
  • Effectively use a flipchart, overhead projector or slides to illustrate your message.
  • TIME : 10 to12 minutes

Note to the Evaluator

For this project, the speaker was asked to present a technical paper or article. The opening … Continue Reading ››

Area G 44 Director Candidacy Speech

We have a new Area Director designate. Me. In the end it was uncontested. One of the candidates withdrew the previous day and there were no further challenged from the floor. Originally, we going to each have two minutes to give a candidacy speech. This was my Area Director and fellow Toastmasters over my five years with Toastmasters … Continue Reading ››

Interpretive reading: Project 4: The Play “Living Hours” Arthur Schnitzler

Objectives & Evaluation

Objectives: ·                     To adapt a play for interpretive reading ·                     To portray several characters in one reading, identifying them to the audience through voice changes and movement
Time: 12 to 15 minutes
Evaluation: ·                     Were the characters vocally, physically, and emotionally distinct? Were character changes smooth and quick? ·                     Did the pitch or tempo of any character distract you? ·                     Was … Continue Reading ››

Candidacy for Area G44 Director

Daniel Sandars ACB ALB

Additional details for Area G44 Director 2016/17 candidacy

I believe I should be considered for this position because…

The Area Director’s mission is to support their Clubs and the officers of those Clubs deliver the best Toastmasters experience to their members. I share that front line as a serving Club President at Cranfield Speakers … Continue Reading ››

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