Taking on this role improves critical thinking, confidence and public speaking skills
Every speaker is a role model, and club members learn from one another's speeches. As a meeting speaker, you:
- Prepare, rehearse and present a speech during the club meeting.
- Arrive early to make sure the microphone, lectern and lighting are working and in place.
- Discuss your goals, strengths and weaknesses with your evaluator prior to giving your speech.
Meeting Speaker Resources
Speaker Introduction Form
Fill it out and provide it to your evaluator before the meeting starts.
Five Things to Know About Public Speaking
Insight into the basic tips for an effective speech.
Tips for Crafting a Speech
Learn about the basic concepts of construction and content.
A Toastmaster Wears Many Hats
This manual offers tips and advice for taking on club meeting roles.
Tips for Success
Enjoy helpful resources that will aid you in improving your communication and help you build leadership skills.View tips
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