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DTM ADITYA M AHESWARAN COMMUNICATING TO CONQUER!!! A p ub licat io n by Divisio n T To ast m ast ers, Dist rict 20 ,Qat ar Reg io n 11


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Meet Your Division T Council Team!

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Editor 's Notes

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TM Abhijit Kuwalekar, Division T Director

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DTM Aletta Rochat, Region 11 Advisor

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DTM Ali Shahbaz Ali, District 20 Director

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DTM Mohamed Makhlouf, District 20A Program Quality Director

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DTM Mohamed Salim, District 20A Club Growth Director

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Communicate to Conquer!

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Division T Photo Album

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Toastmasters "Fun" Facts!

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'Toastmastering'-Beyong Public Speaking, TM Suresh Nambiar

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The making of a World Champion

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Super Speeches!

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The Toastmasters Promise and Core Values!

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TAC-T Feature

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DTAC 2017, Bahrain

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Toastmasters International Fact Sheet

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Meet YOUR Divisio n T Co uncil Team ! TM A b hijit Kuw alekar Divisio n T Direct o r

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Finance Manag er

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Ad m in. Manag er

A rea Direct o rs

TM Bijit h Biju

TM Rajesh VC

TM A b d ul Ham eed

TM Nirlep Bhat t

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Edit or's Not e

Dear Leaders! It g ives m e im m ense p leasure t o d eliver 'QuesT'- The o f f icial new slet t er o f Div isio n T. A very sig nif icant asp ect o f t he To ast m ast ers m ovem ent is t he em p hasis o n Brand ing . The To ast m ast ers Int ernat io nal Brand Manual is THE m o st im p o rt ant reso urce fo r all o f us To ast m ast ers w ho are act ively p lay ing o ur p art in t he g row t h o f To ast m ast ers. W hy Brand ing ? Because it is o nly by co m m unicat ing o ne co nsist ent To ast m ast ers id ent it y t o t he w o rld , t he b rand w ill b e reco g nizab le and it w ill accurat ely sym b o lize t he b enef it s o f t his g reat o rg anizat io n w e are all p ro ud t o b e a p art o f - m aking IT st ro ng er.. Making US st ro ng er! A s To ast m ast ers, w e are all cust o d ians o f t his g reat em p ow ering , unif y ing m ovem ent and it is o ur resp o nsib ilit y t o ensure t hat w e p reserve it s t rue sp irit , ad hering t o t he w o rt hy values o f Int eg rit y, Resp ect , Service and Excellence w hile serv ing t o creat e a b et t er f ut ure and w o nd erf ul exp eriences fo r all co ncerned . W e ho p e yo u enjoy t his new slet t er! W e w o uld ap p reciat e yo ur feed b ack and co m m ent s o n o ur new slet t er o n o ur Faceb o o k g ro up ! Best Reg ard s, 1

Sud hir Gujar ,CC,A LB ( Div isio n T Pub lic Relat io ns Manag er)

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Direct or's Cut

Dear Lead ers, A s w e release t his inaug ural issue o f QuesT, I recall t his q uo t e by Sw am i Vivekanand a w hich seem s ap t at t his junct ure:

"DARE t o be free, DARE t o go as far as your t hought leads,and DARE t o carry t hat out in your life" To ast m ast ers help s in lib erat ing a p erso n f ro m t he fear o f Pub lic Sp eaking , g iving an ind iv id ual a chance t o learn & im p rovise o n t heir m ist akes by co nt inuo us, p o sit ive evaluat io ns. To ast m ast ers insp ires an ind ivid ual t o DA RE t o t ake t ho se st ep s t ow ard s lead ership ,w hich m ig ht t ake a Lifet im e in t he no rm al co urse o f t heir ind iv id uals Life. The fo rm at io n o f Div isio n T alo ng w it h o t her Divisio ns in Qat ar are st ep s t aken t o g ive m o re chances t o asp iring To ast m ast ers t o DA RE t o b eco m e savvy Int ernat io nal Sp eakers & Lead ers. Let t he sp irit o f To ast m ast ers b e m ult ip lied m anifo ld t o help creat e new Lead ers & Sp eakers. Div isio n T is a New Pat hw ay w hich w ill surely p ro d uce Excellent Lead ers & Sp eakers in t he co m ing Years. Daring ly yo urs, A b hijit P.Kuw alekar, ACB,A LB ( Div isio n T Direct o r)

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A let t a Ro chat , DTM Reg io n 11 Ad v iso r header


T here has never b een a b et t er t im e t o

b e a To ast m ast er! W e live in an era o f g lo b al challeng es - m any co unt ries face p o lit ical, eco no m ic and so cial challeng es. Every t im e yo u list en t o new s, it seem s t hat yet ano t her crisis is unfo ld ing . At t im es I feel like t he w o rld is crazier t han it has ever b een! In t he m id st o f t his t urm o il, w e are m em b ers o f an o rg anizat io n t hat t ransfo rm s t he lives o f o ur m em b ers. Yo ur st o ry m ig ht b e d if ferent t o m ine, b ut I am co nf id ent t hat yo u have g row n in co nf id ence and self -assurance as yo u have p art icip at ed in t he To ast m ast ers p ro g ram . Every sp eech, every evaluat io n and every m eet ing ro le yo u t ake o n is a st ep o n t his p at h. W e achieve t his p ro g ress d uring o ur To ast m ast er m eet ing s. W e t ake t hat co nf id ence and self -assurance ho m e w it h us - w e t ake it t o w o rk, w e share it w it h o ur fam ilies and o ur co m m unit ies. W e learn t o sp eak up ab o ut issues t hat are im p o rt ant t o us. A s o ur vo ices are heard , w e act w it h int eg rit y, d ed icat io n t o excellence, serv ice t o t he m em b er and resp ect fo r t he ind iv id ual. Im ag ine if t ho se values had t o b eco m e t he no rm in int ernat io nal relat io ns, in co m p anies, and in fam ilies. A s yo u and I co nt inue t o g row as To ast m ast ers, w e p o sit ively im p act t ho se aro und us. W e ad d value t o o ur fam ilies, o ur p laces o f w o rk, and t o o ur co m m unit ies. A s yo ur Reg io n Ad v iso r, I have had t he p riv ileg e o f m eet ing w it h and visit ing m any d ist rict s. W it ho ut a d o ub t I can t ell yo u t hat d esp it e o ur cult ural and lang uag e d if ferences, w e all sp eak a co m m o n lang uag e. A To ast m ast er in Qat ar is sim ilar t o o ne in Nig eria, Germ any o r Ireland . W e sp eak a lang uag e o f sup p o rt fo r o ne ano t her, o f t eam w o rk and o f g iv ing . So o f t en I w it ness o ne p erso n enco urag ing and sp eaking t o t he g reat ness o f ano t her. Yo ur rem ark can m o t ivat e, insp ire and t ransfo rm so m eo ne else's life. Yo ur sp here o f inf luence is m uch larg er t han yo u can im ag ine. A s yo u p ro g ress t hro ug h o ur ed ucat io n p ro g ram , yo u insp ire and m o t ivat e o t hers aro und yo u. W hen I f irst at t end ed a To ast m ast ers m eet ing , I w as in aw e o f t he sp eakers and t he To ast m ast er o f t he evening . Tho se p eo p le w ere so art iculat e - t hey co uld m ake m e laug h, t hey insp ired and info rm ed m e. Tho se o rd inary m em b ers w ho p art icip at ed in t hat m eet ing w ere t he reaso n I jo ined . I w ant ed t o b e like t hem . Each t im e yo u p art icip at e and t ake t he o p p o rt unit y t o g row, yo u insp ire so m eo ne else - w het her yo u are aw are o f it o r no t ! To ast m ast ers has enriched m y life b eyo nd m easure. I d escrib e To ast m ast ers as a 'cat alyst fo r o p p o rt unit y '. I enco urag e yo u t o co nt rib ut e t o yo ur club . At t end reg ularly, p art icip at e as o f t en as yo u can. Be sure t o valid at e yo ur club o f f icers and fellow m em b ers. Co m p lim ent t hem o n a jo b w ell d o ne. Of fer t o assist t hem in t heir ro le. Tell t hem how t hey have enco urag ed yo u. The m o re yo u lo o k af t er and eng ag e w it h o ne ano t her, t he st ro ng er yo ur club w ill b e. St ro ng club s are m em b er m ag net s! Guest s w ant t o b e p art o f a st ro ng club - t hat is w here yo u w ill receive t he g reat est value-fo r-m o ney. W e all lead b usy lives - t he t im e and m o ney w e sp end o n To ast m ast ers d eserves a g reat ret urn o n invest m ent . Being p art o f a Dist ing uished club d elivers t he ret urn yo ur m em b ers are lo o king fo r. Mo re im p o rt ant ly, b eing p art o f a Dist ing uished club is w hat yo u d eserve! I w ish yo u every success as yo u b uild club s and nurt ure yo ur m em b ers. Yo u have so m uch t o b e p ro ud o f - yo u insp ire m e and t ho se aro und yo u! Kin d Regar ds, Alet t a Roch at , DTM (Region 11 Advisor 2016-2017)

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Dist rict 20 Direct o r

Dear Lead ers, In 19 6 4 , It w as o f f icially w hen t he f irst To ast m ast ers Club w as chart ered in t he reg io n. Ever since t hat year, m any Mem b ers resid ing in t he GCC, Jo rd an and Leb ano n have b enef it ed f ro m t he To ast m ast ers Pro g ram . Since t he b eg inning o f t he cent ury, t here w as a rap id shif t t ow ard s acad em ic ed ucat io n and sp ecialized skills. Few years d ow n t he line t here w as a realizat io n fo r sp eaking and lead ership skills t hat m at t ers a lo t reg ard less o f t he acad em ic q ualif icat io ns. Sense o f resp o nsib ilit y, g o o d lead ership and vario us so f t skills are no t necessarily t aug ht acad em ically, b ut exp erienced and felt p ract ically. The To ast m ast ers Pro g ram is t he rig ht p lat fo rm w hich t akes us t hat ext ra m ile and chang es us f ro m w it hin, a chang e in t he p erso nalit y as w ho le. The To ast m ast ers Pro g ram is b ased up o n Fo ur co re values v iz. Int eg rit y, Resp ect , Serv ice and Excellence. These can b e enhanced t hro ug ho ut t he learning p ro cess t ill t hey are em b ed d ed in o ur p erso nalit ies. Every t hing else falls af t er t he co re value. Isn?t t his w hat t he w o rld need s? A p ro g ram w hich ap p reciat es and ap p laud s t he achiever and t eaches how t o rise ab ove all o b st acles! This is m o re t han just a Pub lic sp eaking and Lead ership t raining p lat fo rm , It ?s a w ay o f q ualit y life! Once w e jo in a To ast m ast ers? club , t he know led g e and exp erience g ained is larg er t han life. It s how m uch w e can t ake rat her how m uch it o f fers. Once w e are t here, Let s g ive it all!! Hap py To ast m ast ering Div isio n T Mem b ers! Thanks and Reg ard s, DTM A li Shahb az A li Dist rict 20 Direct o r Reg io n 11

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D20 Programme Qualit y Direct or

Dear Lead ers, It 's an im m ense p leasure t o b e p art o f Div isio n T's New slet t er; t he new est Divisio n in Qat ar, und er t he g reat lead ership o f TM A b hijit Kuw alekar. I w as fo llow ing up t he act iv it ies o f Div isio n T f ro m t he b eg inning o f t his To ast m ast ers year and I t ruly t hink t hat t he lead ers in Div isio n T b elieve in w hat Ralp h Sm ed ley, Fo und er o f To ast m ast ers, o nce said " W e learn b est in m o m ent s o f enjoy m ent ?. They have had m any successf ul event s t his year, o ne o f t hem b eing a w o rksho p w here Ad it ya Mahesw aran, t he 1st runner up o f t he 20 15 W o rld Cham p io nship o f Pub lic Sp eaking , w as inv it ed -w it h t he d ist rict t rio - t o Talk ab o ut ?Co m m unicat e t o Co nq uer ?. Div isio n T, w it h all Qat ar d iv isio ns, also ho st ed a w o rksho p t it led ?The Making o f a W o rld Cham p io n? by Jo sep hine Lee, t he 1st runner up in t he 20 16 o f W o rld Cham p io nship o f Pub lic Sp eaking . These ed ucat io nal event s are ext rem ely ef fect ive in eng ag ing To ast m ast ers m em b ers in d if ferent creat ive w ays t hro ug h learning f ro m t he b est . I t hink To ast m ast ers is o ne o f t he p ro g ram s w here f un is ef fect ively ad d ed t o t he ed ucat io nal jo urney, w het her in club m eet ing s o r ed ucat io nal sessio ns. This is an asp ect t hat Divisio n T excels in. I w ish Div isio n T m em b ers and lead ers a successf ul sp eech co nt est f ull o f ed ucat io n, enjoy m ent and f un. The sp eech Co nt est is t he rig ht p lace t o calib er yo ur sp eaking and lead ership skills ag ainst o t her m em b ers no t t o b e b et t er t han t hem b ut t o b eco m e b et t er t han yo ur self. Sp eech co nt est p art icip ant s g ain sp eaking exp erience and m eet t heir p erso nal and p ro fessio nal g o als. Tho se w ho o rg anize and co nd uct t he co nt est s p ract ice serv ing in lead ership ro les and o n t eam s. I sincerely ho p e t hat each and every m em b er in Div isio n T co nt inues t o enjoy t heir m em b ership and t he o p p o rt unit ies t o p ract ice co m m unicat io n and lead ership skills. A f t er all, t he joy is in t he jo urney and no t t he d est inat io n. Enjoy t he jo urney !!! Best Reg ard s, Dr. Mo ham ed Makhlo uf, DTM, Pro g ram Qualit y Direct o r,Dist rict 20 ,Reg io n 11, To ast m ast ers Int ernat io nal

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D20 Club Growt h Direct or

Dear Lead ers,

Today, we are living in a complex world wit h mult ifarious problems! And it is t oday, t hat t he world needs effect ive service leadership! T o ast m ast ers is t he o nly p lat fo rm w hich p rov id es such lead ership . To ast m ast ers is a w ay o f life, no t o nly fo r self d evelo p m ent b ut a serv ice t o hum anit y, a no b le t ask. I st ro ng ly b elieve t hat To ast m ast ers? ro ad t o success is alw ays und er co nst ruct io n. W hen a To ast m ast er co m p let es o ne ro ad t o success, he m oves o n t o ano t her. That is a p erp et ual jo urney o f learning in life. I st art ed b eliev ing w hen m y jo urney b eg an 16 years ag o. I am st ill learning . It is m y p assio n t o learn, serve and lead . I alw ays b elieve in serv ice lead ership . Fellow lead ers, if w e w ant t o co nt rib ut e t ow ard s t his no b le t ask, w e have t o p lay o ur p o sit ive ro le ind iv id ually and co llect ively. But , here co m es o ur t est w hat w e p reach as To ast m ast ers and w hat w e p ract ice as To ast m ast ers? I co ng rat ulat e Div isio n T PRM TM Sud hir Gujar, Div isio n Direct o r TM A b hijit Kuw alekar and t he ent ire Div isio n T t eam fo r jo b w ell d o ne. Keep it up lead ers! Best Reg ard s, M.Salim , DTM, Club Grow t h Direct o r Dist rict 20 ,Reg io n 11, To ast m ast ers Int ernat io nal

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Com m u Con

Do ha m ay have had t he g lo o m iest o f w eat her; b ut The To ast m ast ers fam ily in Qat ar w elco m ed a b rig ht st ar w ho sho ne w it h all his m ig ht ! Divisio n ?T?To ast m ast ers in Qat ar ( Dist rict 20 ) had o rg anized an ed ucat io nal w o rksho p ?Co m m unicat e t o Co nq uer ? at t he Oryx Ro t ana Ho t el, Do ha, w hich w as d elivered by Dist ing uished To ast m ast er, DTM Ad it ya Mahesw aran w ho w as t he f irst runner-up in t he 20 15 W o rld Cham p io nship o f Pub lic Sp eaking held at Las Veg as, U.S.A . co m p et ing am o ng 4 0 ,0 0 0 co nt est ant s f ro m over 50 co unt ries.

A dynamic DTM Adity

Div isio n ?T?Direct o r, TM A b hijit Kuw alekar m ent io ned t hat t his w o rksho p w as aim ed t o help p eo p le g ain valuab le t ip s o n how t o d evelo p int o a Cham p io n Co m m unicat o r, fo cusing no t o nly o n b uild ing know led g e b ut also t he d evelo p m ent o f co m m unicat io n skills. A f t er a w arm int ro d uct o ry w elco m e by t he Mast er o f Cerem o nies, Ms. Ly nn Tallo d , DTM Ad it ya Mahesw aran em p hasized t he im p o rt ance o f st icking t o t he b asics by cit ing act ual real-life anecd o t es and st o ries. He d elved int o t he t echniq ues t o co nnect w it h t he aud ience and how t o m ake a p o sit ive d if ference t o o neself. -> w ere b ow led over by Ad it ya?s relevant , p ract ical and at t im es w it t y analo g ies w hich t hey co uld relat e t o, in t heir q uest t o b eco m e seaso ned co m m unicat o rs. ->

?If you get out of Toastmasters all you can get out of Toastmasters, you'll never get out of Toastmasters? - DTM Helen Blanchard


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<- The ever-ent husiast ic aud ience lat er p ut fo rt h a series o f q uest io ns- f ro m cho o sing a m ent o r t o cho o sing t o p ics and p ro ject s-all o f w hich w ere skillf ully rep lied t o by DTM Ad it ya, m uch t o t he sat isfact io n o f t he aud ience. DTM Ad it ya f urt her em p hasized t he im p o rt ant ro le o f To ast m ast ers by q uo t ing Past Int ernat io nal Presid ent o f To ast m ast ers Int ernat io nal, DTM Helen Blanchard , ?If yo u g et o ut o f To ast m ast ers all yo u can g et o ut o f To ast m ast ers, yo u'll never g et o ut o f To ast m ast ers? The event w as g raced by p ro m inent senio r To ast m ast ers in Qat ar and also t he Dist rict 20 Direct o r DTM A li Shahb az A li, Dist rict 20 Pro g ram m e Qualit y Direct o r DTM Mo ham ed Makhlo uf and Dist rict 20 Club Grow t h Direct o r , DTM Mo ham m ed Salim , w ho g ave t heir w ise insig ht s int o To ast m ast ers act iv it ies and p ro cesses t o t he aud ience. The event w as ab ly sup p o rt ed by The Div isio n T Co uncil m em b ers.

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Meet ing Memories! A f ew snaps f rom Division T Club Meet ings

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Toast mast er s Fun Fact s!!!!!! ...Which we wo ul d al l l o ve t o be "so meho w" t r ue! "Than k yo u TM X.Y.Z f o r t hat wo n der f ul in t r o duct io n !" has been awar ded t he mo st po pul ar l in e by t he In t er n at io n al Over - usage Fo un dat io n ! (Cr edit : Tho mas J o seph,Qat ar To ast mast er s Cl ub)

Did yo u kn o w, t hat t he o n e min ut e sil en ce bet ween speeches was devised t o o f f er a memo r iam t o al l t ho se kil l ed o f f in t he Speech! Timin g l ight s ar e an appr o pr iat e way o f l et t in g yo ur spo use kn o w t hat t hey've r eal l y t al ked t o o much!

Husban ds eval uat in g t heir wives at To ast mast er s even t s have been f o un d t o have a sho r t er l if e- span t han mo st husban ds who do n 't . A To ast mast er cho o sin g t heir mo t her - in - l aw as t heir speech eval uat o r must be awar ded an 'Act o f Co ur age' Awar d at t he f o r t hco min g DTAC.

Tho mas Ediso n was a secr et To ast mast er who in cept ed al l member s wit h his "I f ail ed 999 t imes" st o r y. Gen er at io n s have passed, an d TM s st il l haven 't r eco ver ed f r o m t his. Got any Fun Toast mast er s f act you w ish w er e "somehow " t r ue? Let l oose t he par anoia in you, and shar e your 'f un' f act s on 13 our Division T Gr oup on Facebook!


'To ast m ast ering ' -Beyo nd Pub lic Sp eaking !! TM Suresh Nam b iar Divisio n T Finance Manag er

A Class Apart !

et her, our t one p lat form w here w e g et Com m unicat ion is twog hile w e sp eak and our rid of all such b arriers a m ajor p art of our b od y lang uag e and b et w een us and our lives. Our d aily lives are b ased up on com m unicat ing w it h one anot her, in t erm s of w ork, friend ship , fam ily and leisure-A w ay of exp ressing our t houg ht s and feeling s. Know ing how t o sp eak or w rit e in such a w ay t hat t ransfers t he p recise m essag e of t houg ht or feeling is very im p ort ant in ord er to avoid m isconcep t ions. Com m unicat ion, in verb al t erm s, is not just t he w ord s p ut forw ard , b ut how w e p ut it

also m any ot her t hing s t hat you find out d uring your journey as a Toast m ast er. W e m ig ht ace a 1-t o-1 conversat ion, b ut w hen it com es t o sp eaking p ub licly, m ajorit y of us have our st om achs in b und les and end up m essing up t he w hole p rocess! Even t houg h w e know all of us are just like each ot her, t here is som et hing t hat g et s our ad renaline p um p ed up , m aking us so nervous. Toast m ast ers Int ernat ional is t hat

t houg ht s b eing com m unicat ed . Every Toast m ast er's session t akes us a not ch up , ahead of w hat just a p ub lic sp eaking class w ould d o. Ment ors assig ned are w ell exp erienced sp eakers and t he evaluat ors w ere once p art icip ant s,. A p osit ive environm ent is creat ed w it h no com p et it ion b ut w it h t he id ea t o m ove forw ard as a w hole. (...cont inued )


A t Toast m ast ers, w e not only overcom e our p ub lic sp eaking fears, b ut also learn t o enhance com p onent s of sp eech like t he t im e t aken, g ram m ar used , b od y lang uag e conveyed and t he erad icat ion of unw ant ed filler w ord s like "ah" and "um m " t hat ind icat e lack of g at hered t houg ht s. Every Toast m ast er learns t o have a st ab le t houg ht p rocess and know s how t o convey t he exact m essag e t o g et t he p erson list ening . Norm ally w hen w e at t end long lect ures or sp eeches, w e st ay int erest ed in t he b eg inning b ut hap p en t o d rift aw ay int o our ow n t houg ht s if t he sp eaker lacks t he skill t o keep t he list ener list ening . It is a skill t o b e ab le t o d o so and t his skill is inculcat ed in every Toast m ast er. Toast m ast ers isn't one of t he b asic sp eaking classes w e g o t o. In fact , it isn't a class at all, t houg h it m akes us a class ap art ! Toast m ast ers com p rises of social g at hering s and m eet ing s w here w e g et t o m eet w ond erful p eop le w it h g reat p ersonalit ies w here everyone as a t eam d ecid es t o enhance t heir com m unicat ive skills and help each ot her t o d o so as w ell. Being a p art of Toast m ast ers is like b eing a p art of a hug e fam ily w it h m em b ers all around t he w orld . Just t he id ea of m eet ing p eop le w ho are p art of any club in Toast m ast ers sp arks up t he soft corner for t hem , and t his I exp erienced w hen I had t o cont act t he Toast m ast ers in Pune as I w ished t o ad d m y d aug ht er t o t his w ond erful fam ily. W e sp oke like w e w ere friend s since a long t im e and I felt very w elcom e t o a club across t he g lob e. I am very hap p y t o say t hat w e are st ill in t ouch and I w ill d efinit ely at t end t heir m eet ing s w hen I g et t he next chance. Toast m ast ers is all ab out p ersonal g row t h as a t eam . The journey of every m em b er st art s w it h a sing le sp eech and from t hen onw ard s t hey b ecom e m ore confid ent , self aw are ab out w hat t hey are sp eaking , and d evelop a st rong vocab ulary and t his journey of g row t h never end s. Toast m ast ers is w ay ahead of just p ub lic sp eaking . W it h no b arriers Toast m ast ers accep t s you for w ho you are and help s you b ecom e w hat ever you asp ire t o b e. It is a journey t o g et b et t er, b est and b et t er t han t he b est . A journey w e should all b e g lad w e are a p art of. Toast m ast ers is t he only p lace t o let your hair d ow n, relax aft er a long d ay and learn how t o Com m unicat e t o Conq uer TOGETHER!!!

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" HAVE YOU EVER WANTED TO CRAWL UNDER A ROCK & DISAPPEAR???" On March 12, 20 17, t his im p act f ul o p ening by TM Jo sep hine Lee's g o t everyo ne p resent at t he Birla Pub lic Scho o l A ud it o rium cap t ivat ed and rap t w it h at t ent io n! A Cham p io n sp eaker, she w as t he 2nd runner-up at t he To ast m ast ers Int ernat io nal W o rld Cham io nship o f Pub lic Sp eaking in 20 16 . Fro m Bro cco li t o Cup cakes, she ad d ed every f lavo ur t o her key no t e sp eech w hich d elig ht ed t he aud ience all t hro ug ho ut ! Her m ent o r and a seaso ned sp eaker, TM Munjen Ng , t hen d elivered a p resent at io n o n t he elem ent s o f a cham p io n Sp eech..." A g o o d sp eech is like a sp ear- having o ne sharp p o int !" w ill echo in t he m ind s o f every To ast m ast er w ho at t end ed t he p resent at io n. A f t er a Q&A sessio n, everyo ne b o ug ht o ut t heir b est p o ses and f lashed t heir p early-w hit es fo r a p ho t o sessio n. A n am azing evening w it h a g reat exp erience! Thanks t o t he TLI Chair DTM NV Rag havan and his t eam fo r a lovely arrang em ent o f t he event !

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Sp eeches, like Charit y, are m eant t o b e g iven and received ! A nd how charit ab le it is fo r o ur senses, w hen Sp eeches ent ert ain us b eyo nd o ur exp ect at io ns! In t his feat ure, w e p resent a sp eech w hich m ad e us cry w it h laug ht er at t he Dist rict To ast m ast ers A nnual Co nference 20 16 , A b u Dhab i. Dr. Merezb an P. Kat rak,DTM, w ho d elivered his p rize-w inning sp eech, " SHA KE IT UP!" List en, W at ch, Enjoy !

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