How to Give a Toast
When you’re asked to give a toast, you want to make your words count. Learn what to do—and what not to do—to make the most of the moment.
Five Basic Public Speaking Tips
Looking for public speaking tips? Learn five ways to help ensure your next speech is a success.
Managing Your Fear
Do you suffer from stage fright? Or does the fear of the unknown leave you feeling paralyzed? Learn how to control the manifestations of fear and anxiety to become a more confident speaker.
Rehearsal Tips for Great Speeches
Practice is the key to delivering a great speech. Make sure you shine as a speaker by following these rehearsal tips.
Gestures and Body Language
If not used properly, gestures and body language can be distracting and detract from the message of your speech. Learn to hone your speaking skills by channeling nervous energy into purposeful movement.
How to Offer Feedback
Constructive feedback in a Toastmasters meeting contributes to continued skill development, building the confidence a person needs to reach his or her goals. Learn how to critique the performance, not the person.
Keeping Your Audience Engaged
Maintaining the attention of your audience is vital to delivering a successful speech. Explore the finer points of vocal variety, speech structure, the benefits of practice and the rewards of authenticity.