Category: Workshop Replays

  • “Understanding How Online Speaking is Different,” David F. Carr, DTM

    “Understanding How Online Speaking is Different,” David F. Carr, DTM

    Online Presenters founding President and current VPE David F. Carr delivered this collection of tips accumulated from years of speaking at and leading online events at a recent Bell Noon Toastmasters open house event. It features clips from an interview with and presentation by Mike Carr, the 2020 World Champion of Public Speaking (no relation…


  • How to Do Hybrid Right: Workshop Replay and Resources

    How to Do Hybrid Right: Workshop Replay and Resources

    Toastmasters leaders need to know how to do hybrid right and fully understand both the benefits and the challenges of holding meetings and events, including contests, with mixed online and in-person participation. This workshop can help. Workshop leader Graham Cairns shared his own experiences but also interviewed Alexandre Matte (2nd place winner in the World…


  • Replay: the Future of Online Toastmasters Workshop

    Replay: the Future of Online Toastmasters Workshop

    The video of our workshop on the Future of Online Toastmasters is included below, along with information about the participants and the results of a survey we conducted of attendees and early replay viewers. Our Panel Moderator: Marianne Grady has spent more than 20 years as an HR executive. Of late, she is providing coaching…


  • Zoom Mastery Workshop Replay and More Resources

    Zoom Mastery Workshop Replay and More Resources

    See below for the replay of the Zoom Mastery Workshop at Online Presenters, followed by some additional tutorial resources for those wanting to get proficient as Zoom hosts. Additional Resources Here are some topics that either we didn’t cover in our workshop or that you may want to learn more about. First, on the excellent…


  • Replay: Authenticity in Storytelling with Fursey Gotuaco

    Replay: Authenticity in Storytelling with Fursey Gotuaco

    Fursey Gotuaco shared his coaching on what makes a story fun, engaging, and meaningful. Fursey competed on the international level in the 2020 World Championship of Public Speaking and was one of the best loved presenters at the VTM CON virtual conference in December. For this February 2021 workshop, attendees were invited to come prepared…


  • Workshop on Hybrid Online/Offline Toastmasters Meetings: Replay

    Workshop on Hybrid Online/Offline Toastmasters Meetings: Replay

    As Toastmasters clubs driven online by COVID-19 resume in person meetings, many will be thinking about how to continue to invite online participation. There are many good reasons for operating in a hybrid format, but club leaders need to be aware of the pitfalls and the investment in equipment that may be necessary. This video…


  • Workshop Replay: Roger Courville on Boosting Engagement in an Online Presentation

    Workshop Replay: Roger Courville on Boosting Engagement in an Online Presentation

    Roger Courville, an expert on online presentations of all sorts, with an emphasis on online training and webinars, was our guest speaker for June 1, 2020. Roger has been a friend of the club since its inception, having given an earlier workshop presentation on this topic when we were recruiting our charter members in 2017.…


  • Workshop Replay: Gestures for Connection – a New Look with Achim Nowak

    Workshop Replay: Gestures for Connection – a New Look with Achim Nowak

    Guest speaker Achim Nowak gave this presentation at Online Presenters on Feb. 24, 2020. The full meeting replay (including Table Topics impromptu speaking practices) is at https://youtu.be/zkH_aZHLi4g but the version shared here includes Achim’s presentation and the Q&A discussion with members and guests. Workshop abstract: As a speaker, leader, communicator, how much do you know…


  • Video for Speakers and Presenters: Replay from a Workshop on Creating, Editing and Sharing Video

    Video for Speakers and Presenters: Replay from a Workshop on Creating, Editing and Sharing Video

    This is a replay of the Online Presenters workshop on Creating, Editing and Sharing video from February 4, 2019. The version below has been slightly edited (the full meeting replay, including Table Topics impromptu speaking practice, is here). Below are some additional notes from Workshop Presenter David F. Carr.


  • 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…


  • Replay: “How to Connect with ANY Audience,” with Sheryl Roush, DTM, Past District Governor, Accredited Speaker

    Replay: “How to Connect with ANY Audience,” with Sheryl Roush, DTM, Past District Governor, Accredited Speaker

    In this video replay of an Online Presenters workshop, Sheryl Roush guides us through the process of connecting with any audience (online or off) by understanding the different communication styles of audience members. Here is the worksheet Sheryl provided as part of the workshop: Handout – Sheryl Roush (PDF)


  • Replay: Darren LaCroix, “How to Make the Most of Online Stage Time”

    Replay: Darren LaCroix, “How to Make the Most of Online Stage Time”

    Darren LaCroix, 2001 World Champion of Public Speaking and founder of StageTimeUniversity.com, visited Online Presenters on Dec. 11, 2017 to share what he has learned about presenting online.