Calvin Lin Touts Table Topics
Toastmaster Calvin Lin is a program manager at the Freedom Writers Foundation in Long Beach, California. In this video, he reveals how he uses his Table Topics skills to answer questions on the spot about the organization he works for and how the lessons he learns in his club translate to his work life.
PIP Oral History Interviews
Toastmasters Past International Presidents Share Highlights from Their Toastmasters Experience.
A Golden Honoree
The Golden Gavel is Toastmasters International’s most prestigious award, given annually since 1959, honoring an individual distinguished in the fields of communication and leadership. Watch as we recognize the 2020 Golden Gavel Award recipient, Julian Treasure, and listen to his presentation entitled, “The Secrets of Listening.”
The Messenger -Kingi Biddle
This presentation will be a journey into the storytelling world of the Māori people of New Zealand, where Toastmaster Kingi Biddle descends from. He has been taught the art of storytelling by his elders and he wants to share that with you. This session is a gift from Biddle and his family to you.
2020 World Championship of Public Speaking®
Experience the thrill as eight finalists compete to become the 2020 World Champion of Public Speaking.
Second Vice President Candidate Showcase
Watch Second Vice President candidates Donald F. Bittick, Morag Mathieson, and Radhi Spear as they address questions submitted by current and past Toastmasters leaders.
“I See You” Leadership - Angela Barrus
Angela Barrus believes Toastmasters offers the highest-quality, most-affordable, and expertly designed speaking/leadership program in the world. Unfortunately, not all members stay long enough to accomplish their goals before disappearing, she points out. Is it possible that by practicing the art of “I See You” Leadership, more members can achieve their hopes and dreams and improve Toastmasters retention? This high-impact, skill-building presentation will help answer that.
The Five Partnerships Every Toastmaster Needs - Ellie Kay
According to this presentation, every Toastmaster can become a better leader and communicator by developing five key partnerships: The Fun Friend - Someone who will make our step lighter and give us the right perspective when we need it the most The Encourager - The person who gives you support, confidence or hope The Adventurer – A person who forces you to push the envelope, dream the big dream, and get out of your comfort zone The Artist - A person who exhibits exceptional skill and creativity The Prophet - A person who advocates or speaks in a visionary way