Month: August 2012

Job Hunting Tips: Don’t repeat one year twenty times

For some, 20 years of experience is 20 years of continuously learning new skills, gaining experience and becoming a seasoned specialist in your area of [...]

2012 Edge Summit

Today was the annual World Champions Edge Summit with Darren Lacroix, Ed Tate, Craig Valentine, Lance Miller and Mark Brown. This was another great event and [...]

2012 TI Convention – The WCPS Timer’s Perspective

This year, I had the honor of serving as an Official Timer for the Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking. That's right, front row [...]

2012 TI Convention – Lisa Panarello education session

Lisa Panarello gave a presentation called CPR Strategies for Successful Networking. I really liked the depth of information and the specific tips she gave. Her [...]

2012 TI Convention – Sam Davidson Education Session

I'm so glad I went to this session! Sam Davidson was very entertaining and presented a session relevant to any Toastmaster looking to make money speaking. [...]

2012 TI Convention – Chris Ford Leading from the Middle

In the first education session Friday, Past International President Chris Ford spoke about Leading From the Middle. Chris opened with an interesting story [...]

2012 TI Convention – Semi Final Contest Results

Here are the results (winners) of the semi-final contests - I'll post the official link later tonight Contest 1 - D37 Brian Corey Contest 2 - D73 Andrew [...]

2012 TI Convention – Jock Elliott’s Session

2011 World Champion of Public Speaking Jock Elliott presented the first education session of the convention. Titled The Journey, how to win the world [...]

2012 TI Convention – Thursday EDGE Breakfast

Thursday morning started off with a free EDGE event for members of the World Champions EDGE. Mark Brown, Ed Tate, Darren LaCroix, Jim Key, Lance Miller and [...]

2012 TI Convention – Accredited Speaker Panel

The accredited speaker panel was one of my "must dos" for this event. Hearing from five existing accredited speakers really helped clarify how the program [...]