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“Words can have power,” 10-year-old Roseanna Pendleton declares. “If you can really use words, then you can actually change things big time.”
Thanks to the Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, Roseanna, who says she wants to help save the world, has realized the enormous potential of the spoken word.
The Club’s band of Toastmasters offers warm words and support to those looking to raise their public-speaking game.
I was never shy about speaking in front of people, but I knew that I was far from a good speaker. I wanted to change that.
What makes a good public speaker? According to the Club’s Toastmasters chapter, perseverance, diligence and the courage to fail.
It wasn’t Makoto Ishiwata’s first speech, but he had never had to deliver one via the online Zoom platform before.
Two members of the TAC Toastmasters Club discuss the beneﬁts of raising their public speaking game.
Speaking in front of people is a necessary part of the job for Paul Timmons. But as managing director of an IT company, he wanted to learn how best to do it. The Irishman turned to the Club’s Toastmasters group in July 2017.