If you are a club officer (especially treasurers) this post is for you! This is a friendly reminder that your club members need to submit its dues to Toastmasters International by April 1st for the payments to be considered on-time for the next 6-month dues cycle. On-time payment of membership dues for a minimum of... Continue Reading →
We have probably all heard the oft-repeated quote that according to “surveys” public speaking is “the number one fear” (rated higher even than death). I have searched repeatedly and have never been able to find empirical evidence of these “surveys.” If you have located concrete evidence of this claim, please post a blog comment. In... Continue Reading →
Every Club goes through an up and down cycle with respect to membership. Maybe the company sponsoring the Club is going through a restructuring and existing members got transferred away to continue to be members. Maybe the community Club is going through other challenges such as being forced to change venues. Whatever the reason, on... Continue Reading →
District 29 Clubs: You may already be familiar with the Toastmasters International Talk Up Toastmasters Membership Campaign that runs through February 1st - March 31st. As an extra incentive to add new members to your club, District 29 is adding a bonus incentive of $5 gift cards (for food/grocery stores, coffee shops, etc.) for every... Continue Reading →
This is no joke. There is now an 11th Path in the Toastmasters Pathways Learning Experience and it is the Engaging Humor path. This path just launched around the world TODAY and is brand new to Pathways. Engaging Humor is only offered online and is available to all members. Its projects, which include titles such... Continue Reading →
District 29 would like to again extend our congratulations to all the awardees that were recognized at the mid-year gala on Feb 2, 2019. The photos from the event are now available at our District 29 Photo Gallery. Our event photographers were District 29 Photographer Edmond Joe and 2017 Humorous Speech Champion Nezih Durusu. You... Continue Reading →
Toastmasters love to connect, so take advantage of it. The “Talk Up Toastmasters” membership program is the chance to encourage your members to invite guests to a special meeting where prospective members can learn about Toastmasters’ many benefits. Then add five new, dual or reinstated members with a join date between February 1 and March... Continue Reading →
Check out the latest episode of the District 29 TV Show – “Mastering Business Communication” (MBC). If you have ideas on and episode or would like to be part of a future taping please contact us. https://youtu.be/yxpV-pBvE_M Additional episodes available on our YouTube playlist for MBC TV.
Check out the latest episode of the District 29 TV Show – “Mastering Business Communication” (MBC). If you have ideas on and episode or would like to be part of a future taping please contact us. Additional episodes available on our YouTube playlist for MBC TV.
Did you know that all District 29 clubs have access to free Meetup accounts that are sponsored by District 29? Contact your Division Director to find out how to update/edit/take advantage of Meetup. Not familiar with Meetup? Meetup is an online service that helps people organize online groups that host in-person events for people with... Continue Reading →
The District 29 PR team is looking for a Snapchatter to run our new District 29 SnapChat account. Tell your Toastmasters story. Share stories from District 29 members. Snapchat is the third-most popular app among 18- to 24-year-olds in the U.S., so you can make a difference by helping introduce more future members from this age-group to the benefits... Continue Reading →