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Congratulations Grace – Toastmaster of the day

Congratulations Grace – Toastmaster of the day

“Congratulations Grace our Toastmaster of the day. Grace’s speech walked us through NZs current housing shortage and the issues faced by the old, young and vulnerable in this market. Grace used a simple whiteboard diagram of a continuum and stickers representing the various housing types available, Government provided, local body, owned and private investment. She […]

Humorous Speech Contest Report

Humorous Speech Contest Report

Cat antics and Retirement Villages were the topics of todays Humorous speech Competition at Terrace@12  Toastmasters. Hazel was first up and with a Cat named Tensing she he or it certainly takes after its namesake with antics relating to getting in and out of the house though a tight cat door. What I loved about […]

How much does the Queen weigh?

How much does the Queen weigh?

How much does the Queen weigh? Today we listened to two speakers give their interpretation of the Pathways Project, Leadership Styles. You might wonder, what sort of leader I am? Toastmasters gives you the opportunity to deep dive into this subject to discover your currently predominant in some styles and less so in others. This […]

Congratulations Thomas, Toastmaster of the day

Congratulations Thomas, Toastmaster of the day

Our Toastmaster of the day is Thomas. Calm cool and self assured Thomas spotted the technical problem emerging for our speakers presentation today and showed Toastmasters leadership by stepping in to fix it so the slide show worked. Most of us wouldn’t try this for fear of the exposure of getting it wrong. Congratulations Thomas […]