Toastmasters 2011 Convention – TM and You

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The Toastmasters and You session is an overview of the roles of Region Advisor, International Director, and International Officer positions in Toastmasters International. This session is presented at each convention, and is for district officers and members that want to learn more about the higher-level leadership positions in Toastmasters International.Yes, they are often called crazy […]

Toastmasters 2011 Convention – Tuesday Training and a Peek at Branding

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The Toastmasters International Convention starts tomorrow!! It’s gonna be sweet! Spoiler alert: This evening I snuck into the room where they are having the branding workshop tomorrow. I was able to see some of the materials, and the next issue of Toastmaster magazine looks awesome – the fonts, the color scheme, the look overall is […]

Toastmasters 2011 Convention – Monday Training

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Today began our much anticipated District Leader training at the International Convention in Las Vegas. Imagine 20 hours of training packed into about 8 acedemic hours, with a homework assignments for tomorrow’s second day. And yes, we did finish the homework… Today’s session included some strategy sessions, based on Dave Logan’s strategic model from his […]

Toastmasters 2011 Convention – Sunday Prep

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Welcome to Las Vegas! With the changes to the Toastmasters training schedule, I had to fly in to the convention location on Sunday in order to be here for the 6:30 am start tomorrow. I had to arrive this morning at 10:00am, since with all of the wonderful flight options, I had to choose between […]