Category: Online Toastmasters

  • How to Start Your Slides More Smoothly In Zoom

    Uh … I have a few slides to show you … just a second, where is that share button … okay, here we go. Just a sec, oh right, show from beginning. Here we go …. Have you attended an online meeting where the presenter said at least some of that out loud? Or have…


  • Congratulations, Mini-Webinar Contest Winners Carol Prahinski, Norman Dowe & Viviana Widjaja

    Congratulations, Mini-Webinar Contest Winners Carol Prahinski, Norman Dowe & Viviana Widjaja

    The results are in, and the victors in the 2nd Mini-Webinar contest at Online Presenters are: #1 Carol Prahinski #2 Norman Dowe #3 Viviana Widjaja In the same sense that an International Speech Contest speech is a kind of mini-keynote, these contest speeches are a compact version of an educational or sales webinar, including engagement…


  • How to Hold a Mini-Webinar Contest

    The Mini-Webinar Contest is an unofficial Toastmasters contest format developed by Online Presenters to test the skills required to host a webinar or deliver an online presentation. See the replay of our first contest and stay tuned for the next one. Other clubs that meet online, or allow online participation, may wish to adopt or…


  • Toastmasters Webinar Contest on April 16

    Online Presenters Toastmasters will hold a mini-webinar contest on April 16 at 7:30 pm EDT, and guests are welcome to register to attend. This is not an official Toastmasters contest format (at least not yet) but rather an attempt to craft a contest specifically for the online medium. Scoring is based loosely on the International…


  • Replay: How to start an online Toastmasters club (panel discussion)

    Replay: How to start an online Toastmasters club (panel discussion)

    This panel discussion, moderated by Carole McCulloch of the Online Alliance, was hosted by Online Presenters with participation of leaders from other clubs. See below for links to each of the relevant websites. Moderator: Carole McCulloch of the Online Alliance. Panelists: Larry Miller (Netizens)Paul Finkelstein (Competitive Communicators)Magda Van Rooyen (Ablaze Online)Lorraine Taylor (Firebirds Collective)Dawn Nocera…


  • Video: Opportunities to Speak and Lead in Online Toastmasters Clubs

    Video: Opportunities to Speak and Lead in Online Toastmasters Clubs

    Robert Owens used this speech at our club to articulate the value of the online clubs experience.