It’s the end of another calendar year—do you remember what you’ve read? The Toastmaster magazine published articles on topics to help you in your club, workplace, and day-to-day life. From tips on how to rebuild your self-confidence to engaging your audience to becoming a better speechwriter. Read and reshare these top 10 articles of 2022:
1 Rebuild Your Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem (June)
By building your confidence as well as your competence, you build executive presence.
2 8 Tips for Engaging Your Audience (January)
Break through the “invisible wall” with questions, stories, and more.
3 Harness 110 Speaking Skills (April)
Dive into the details of how to effectively combine your strongest characteristics.
4 Two Sides of Table Topics (January)
Both speakers and Topicsmasters benefit from this signature club exercise.
5 Connecting the Dots From Goals to Purpose (January)
Don’t spend so much time setting goals that you forget your larger purpose.
6 10 Ways to be a Better Speechwriter (September)
How to wield your words and get to the point.
7 Leading Without a Title (August)
How to motivate teams when you aren’t a direct supervisor.
8 Breakaway From the Everyday (July)
Refresh your meetings—and your members—with these invigorating ideas.
9 A Surprising Truth Behind High Achievers (July)
Could you be feeling impostor syndrome too?
10 The Power of First Impressions (August)
In just seven seconds your audience will make assumptions about who you are.
7 Tips to Brush Up Your Small Talk (November)
How to have casual conversations during your work parties and holiday gatherings.
Shannon Dewey is digital strategy and engagement editor for the Toastmaster magazine. Reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.