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Using the Travelling Toastie Initiative to become Scotland’s most Travelled

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Using Travelling Toasties to Visit other Toastmasters clubs…. Why bother?! Perspectives from Scotland’s inaugural most travelled Toastmaster. Nick Mockler: Nick Mockler ACB CL, is a co-founder of Stirling Speakers. He is the inaugural ”Scotland’s most travelled Toastmaster”, and from his viewpoint rather embarrassingly given that he’s an Irishman! Nick took full opportunity to partake in […]

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Public Speaking Tips at Stirling

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Public speaking tips and what to eat in Winter were just a couple of the themes discussed at Stirling Speakers on 23rd October. Our 2nd ever meeting was another great success.  Even better was the 11 people who said they would joining the club, so only another 11 to go! The admiration award has to […]

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A First for Stirling Speakers

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A first for Stirling Speakers with the arrival of a new club.  We had 21 people in attendance with a healthy balance of new guests and Toastmasters from other clubs.  Thank you very much to everyone who supported us. Nick was Toastmaster and what a great job he did! We had an education session from […]

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A general model for evaluating

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Everything in Toastmasters is evaluated, but the though having to evaluate someone can be daunting.  Here is what Perth Speakers had to say: Evaluations are essential to help us improve as speakers; they should be balanced, substantial, and encouraging. Ideally, an evaluation should have neither ‘’white washing’’, nor be overly harsh. Evaluations should aim to […]

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A Toastmasters Competition?

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Thanks to Perth Speakers for sharing the following with Stirling Speakers: I have been in Toastmasters for a while now – well over 3 years and have completed the Competent Communicator manual. This is a series of different speech types that cover all the basics of improving your public speaking, such as how to organise […]

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Don’t miss First Meeting

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We are very excited about the inagrual meeting of Stirling Speakers. The line up already includes a prepared speech from a newcomer, a speech from a more experienced speaker and an Educational session about Toastmasters. Not only that, but you will see how a typical meeting works.  Including our Table Topics – the part of […]

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Venue Secured

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Avril Stringer (Linlithgow Speakers) and Nick Mockler (Perth Speakers) are pleased to announce that Stirling Speakers has found a home at the Mayfield Centre. The new club they are setting up will meet there on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month between 7pm and 9pm. A Toastmasters Club in Stirling is long overdue […]