By Bett Bollhoefer I joined Toastmasters because I was a shy software engineer. I found a supportive community where I could learn to speak. But I stayed because of the leadership skills, organizational skills, and other skills that I’ve learned. I became the president of my club, then an Area Director, Division Director and now […]
Meetup is subsidized by District 57 Toastmasters to help members of the public learn more about Toastmasters and how we can help them meet their educational goals. Clubs can take advantage of Meetup to attract guests and grow their membership. Want to get your club on Meetup? Fill in the club intake form at tinyurl.com/GetYourClubOnMeetup and […]
Did you want to take your “Inspiring, Listening, Persuading, Leadership and Speaking skills to the next level?
The foundation of a healthy club starts with their members. To ensure member retention and growth, a club must demonstrate the value of being a member and how Toastmasters can help them reach their goals. Adopting these 5 habits will encourage guests to join and members to stay. Run a professional meeting with printed agendas […]
A number of Toastmasters clubs are “closed corporate,” meaning that membership is only open to people who work at a particular organization. District 57 has many clubs that are in this category. As you can imagine, corporate rules can sometimes limit the methods these clubs can to use to attract new members; therefore, the VP Public […]