Stunning Presentations for book-review …

We often read books (Fiction or Non-Fiction) and stop there.  But few of us create notes.  A few more creates summaries too.  If you want to add ultimate value to your social media presence or your personal brand, prepare a presentation about the Book.  The presentation can be simply presenting summary.  The presentation can be… Continue reading Stunning Presentations for book-review …

Why Bucket List – Persuasive Speech Toastmaster Old Path CC#9.

 I delivered my CC#9 after a long time in InSteel Toastmasters club, Jamshedpur.  And Voila – it was club level best speech!  I too, enjoyed the speech writing and delivery.  Purely a labor of love!  It’s quiet a while that I haven’t yet posted on the blog.  I certainly worked hard on this speech, applied… Continue reading Why Bucket List – Persuasive Speech Toastmaster Old Path CC#9.

Learning’s from Japan!

This is my Project-8 or CC#8 of competent communicator manual in toastmasters.(Though this is posted on blog on 27-Sept-2016, I delivered it in club on 30th-Mar-2013). Project 8 is about getting comfortable with visual aids. It’s objectives are: Select visual aids that are appropriate for your message and the audience. Use visual aids correctly with… Continue reading Learning’s from Japan!

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Importance of re-writing speeches

Speech re-writing is very important condition for successful speech. Toastmasters Competent communicator manual also emphasizes the drafting of the speech. Andrew Dlugun ,a famous toast-master also emphasized this point in his multiple blog posts on speech writing. Inspiring and motivating speaker , A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, who won the hearts of millions of Indians… Continue reading A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Importance of re-writing speeches

What is the most important sign of Yoga Practice ?

I have completed my fifth project in Toastmasters , half the road is covered to reach first mile-stone!, Feels good. Fifth project is “Your Body speaks” ,it is about using body language to enhance the delivery of speech. I struggled for topic for this project & then realized that it is not the topic ,… Continue reading What is the most important sign of Yoga Practice ?

Listening Skills – Golden touch for Communication in career !

This is my second step on Toastmaster journey . Additionally I have started participating in club activities (like word/thought of the day ,grammarian etc. ) proactively . I can immediately see the improvements , not only in my speech – but overall my look towards reading articles , blogs etc. Toastmaster prepared speech second project… Continue reading Listening Skills – Golden touch for Communication in career !

Toastmaster Speech 1 : The Ice Breaker

Thus my journey of developing speaking skills started . Though I used to participate in speech contests in school , I have never done it over long period . I wish to conquer speaking fear as well as acquire public speaking skills , which will help me in all walks of life. Toastmasters prepared speech… Continue reading Toastmaster Speech 1 : The Ice Breaker