Monday January 22, 2018 7:30 PM EST to 9:00 PM EST
Sheryl Roush: How to Connect with ANY Audience
Whether presenting live or on-line, to small groups or to huge audiences, you need to establish instant rapport, hold it, and provide your information in ways that speak to the individual while also addressing the collective. How do you do all that?! In this fast-paced session, you will discover 7 specific communication channels and proven tactics to connect with each listening type. These simple skills can be applied to competing in speech contests, training, coaching, mentoring, interviewing, leading... and even parenting! HANDOUT will be provided!
Sheryl Roush, DTM, Past District Governor, Accredited Speaker brings over 25 years as a professional speaker and speaking coach to this session. With over 3,500 programs presented in 12 countries and on-line, she actively applies these techniques into everything she does, with stellar results. She is CEO of Sparkle Presentations, Inc., based in San Diego, and founder of the Speak And Market Like A Pro!™ system. She is an active 30-year member of Toastmasters, a Presidential Citation awardee, a 17-time author, the 2016 Author of Influence and proud author of our award-winning Heart of a Toastmaster Sheryl is also the lead mentor for those pursuing the Accredited Speaker professional designation from Toastmasters.
See SherylRoush.com SpeakAndMarketLikeAPro.com heartofatoastmaster.com
If you have a password, please sign up for meeting roles below. Guests should complete the RSVP registration form at the bottom of the agenda. (If you have a password, it’s not necessary to also fill out the RSVP form – we would rather get you signed up for a specific role).
THIS MEETING WILL BE RECORDED. Stills and excerpts from the video may be used by the club in its public relations and social media outreach.
The formal meeting starts on the hour. Members and guests are encouraged to sign in anytime after 7:30 pm U.S. Eastern Time for an informal meet and greet and to allow time for any technical troubleshooting.
Toastmaster of the Day:
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
The Timer tracks the time for each portion of the meeting and signals the speakers and functionaries so they know when their time is up. For green/yellow/red visual cues, please use an object as big as your head or a similarly prominent webcam effect. For an audible cue, tapping a pencil or a knife against a glass produces a chime that is not too distracting.
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Sheryl Roush will join us to share her expertise.
Leads the Table Topics impromptu speaking section of the meeting. New members who need to give a speech before applying to join can do it during this time.
Toastmaster of the Day asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, the Chat Monitor, and the Timer.
General Evaluator gives an overall evaluation of the meeting, 2-3 minutes. General Evaluator should aim to add new insights, not re-evaluate speakers or repeat information covered by others.
President or presiding officer wraps up the meeting and asks for volunteers to fill open roles at the next meeting. Be sure to finish by 9 pm U.S. Eastern Time.
Theme and Word of the Day