The Wow!Factor Project
Ready, set, wow!
Show and tell us!
Follow these three simple steps* to participate:
Reflect, analyze and assess your current club experience.
Film a one-minute video telling us what makes your club so great and different.
To submit, email firstname.lastname@example.org for upload instructions. To post on social channels, use #wowfactor.
*Videos that do not comply with these instructions will not be utilized.
Something to watch before you start recording your Wow!Factor:
What is the Wow!Factor Project?Back to Top
The Wow!Factor Project invites all club leaders and members to raise the bar to the new gold standard of creating a successful Toastmasters club. Tips and resources will be highlighted on Toastmasters social channels. Additionally, clubs are encouraged to submit a one-minute video entry showing/telling how they created a successful club.
What is the correct way to reference this project in writing?Back to Top
The Wow!Factor Project is correct, with ‘Wow!’ appearing in italics and Wow!Factor written as one word. For the hashtag, use #wowfactor with no exclamation point.
Why is it important for my club to participate?Back to Top
Throughout The Wow!Factor Project, you can learn how to continue your club’s success or find ways to help your club achieve success through top-performing club meetings, improved member retention and strong leadership.
How can I stay up to date on The Wow!Factor Project?Back to Top
Keep current with The Wow!Factor Project by following Toastmasters International social channels (Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter) for updated posts highlighting topics from the Better Speaker, Leadership Excellence and Successful Club series modules. Also, stay tuned for video entries featuring clubs around the world!
Who can I contact with questions about The Wow!Factor Project?Back to Top
You can email the Marketing Support Team at email@example.com.
Where can I find the modules and module topics referenced in The Wow!Factor Project posts?Back to Top
Throughout The Wow!Factor Project, various module topics from the Better Speaker, Leadership Excellence and Successful Club Series’ will be featured. Club leaders and members can download the entire series sets on the Toastmasters website at www.toastmasters.org. You can also find the series download links below.
What do I need to know before submitting my club’s Wow!Factor video?Back to Top
First, make sure your club is ready to wow us with what makes it so great and different. Then, we encourage you to watch the Toastmasters International 9 Tips to Create a Better Video tutorial found on the Toastmasters YouTube channel here to ensure your video meets quality standards. After you film your video, ask yourself if you’d be proud to share it with prospective members and Toastmasters International. If the answer is “yes,” send it in!
How can I submit a Wow!Factor Project video entry?Back to Top
To submit a video entry, please email the Marketing Support Team at firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions and the Toastmasters International Digital Upload link.
Where can I find video entries that clubs have submitted?Back to Top
Follow Toastmasters International social channels (see “How can I stay up to date…” above) for updated posts.
When can I submit my club's Wow!Factor Project video? Is there a deadline?Back to Top
Toastmasters International will begin accepting video entries on February 5, 2019 to allow time for clubs to complete their assessments and prepare for open houses. At this time, there is no deadline to submit a video in The Wow!Factor Project. If a deadline is established in the future, it will be communicated via Toastmasters International social channels and this webpage.
How can I access The Wow!Factor Project webpage?Back to Top
You can access this webpage in the main navigation under Membership, Leadership Central and Resources tabs. Additionally, a direct link to this page will be found in the Quick Links section at the bottom of the Toastmasters International homepage.
If you don’t see your question, please email email@example.com.