People Will Never Forget How You Made Them Feel

By Amy Campbell, DTM, Club Growth Director It was a Friday night, mid-January, when my phone rang. It was Kimberly… with an idea. Speechcraft. In a day. I was all in! This took some ingenuity to understand how it could work, while still adhering to the policies of Toastmasters International, but I’ll admit I thrive in the middle of a …

Reflection, Passion and Lead by Example

By Tanya Hall, DTM, Program Quality Director Throughout life, we are exposed to a variety of leadership lessons. There is learning in almost everything we do, and even in the things we should not do, but it is these lessons that shape us and mold us into the people and leaders that we are today, and the leaders we will …

An All-Star PRM Team

By Izza Masud COVID flipped us all upside down! This year was all about change, and it forced us to look at things in a completely different way to cope with this tragedy. As COVID hit, I was newly elected as the Public Relations Manager (PRM), and I had to find a team that could help us get through a …

A Love Letter to District 61 Toastmasters

by Kimberly Dueck, DTM, D61 District Director Do you know that the most difficult lesson I learned was to set myself ahead of the conflicting priorities of work, Toastmasters, family, friends, etc? It seems counterintuitive, but if you don’t have any energy left in your tank, you can’t look after anyone else. My story begins the day  after a nasty …