Welcome

We would like to extend a warm invitation to all Toastmasters to contribute to our blog. Your valuable insights, experiences, and knowledge would be a great asset to our platform. Sharing your thoughts and ideas on public speaking, leadership, and personal development would not only benefit our readers but also help you hone your writing skills. Whether you’re a seasoned Toastmaster or just starting out, we welcome you to join us in sharing your stories and perspectives. Send us your toastmasters related content to share with others. Email to pr@d101tm.org.

Personal Growth

Social Tailwinds

Social Tailwinds

On Oct. 28th, around 6 pm, something happened that made me question—How do I express gratitude in my daily life?...

Why Do I Stay?

Why Do I Stay?

I was chatting with a few prospective new Toastmasters members, and one of them asked me a very introspective...

Knowledge Sharing

Why Do I Stay?

Why Do I Stay?

I was chatting with a few prospective new Toastmasters members, and one of them asked me a very introspective...

Club Management

Dealing with Payment Services

PayPal will be sending 1099-K forms if transactions are above $600/year starting 2023. If you have registered your club using SSN, it might get counted as your income. While using Venmo, ensure it is linked to a non-profit PayPal account.

Member & Club Spotlight

Why Be a Speech Contestant? – Part 2

Why Be a Speech Contestant? – Part 2

The WHY Series: You’ve heard the caution not to take the contestant path because you want to win? You can desire a win—that’s normal! But this motivation leaves you with a binary result–only one wins, the rest lose. If you take the path because you want to grow in confidence, self-knowledge, and visibility—win or lose, you always win!

BE A FEATURED BLOGGER

You can be a featured blogger! Did you know there is a popular assignment in most of the Pathways programs called ‘Write a Compelling Blog’? Share your Toastmaster experience and get credit at the same time. Submit your idea today!