Online Presenters Meeting

Monday April 10, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
Carole McCulloch, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Fabiola Cleofa, DTM
Timer:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
Grammarian:
George Chiesa, DTM
Watcher:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Jane Lally, ACS, ALS
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Louis Brown, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
George Marshall, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Robert Owens, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
David F. Carr, DTM
Evaluator:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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.

8 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday April 17, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Carole McCulloch, DTM
Timer:
Viviana Widjaja, ACB
Grammarian:
Carole McCulloch, DTM
Watcher:
Louis Brown, DTM
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
Lois Margolin, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
David F. Carr, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
Paul Finkelstein, ACG, ALB
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
Evaluator:
Risa Blair, CC

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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/Words

Theme: International Friendship

Word: Diversity - the state of having many different elements or characteristics in a group.

7 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Workshop with a Guest Speaker from Zoom

Monday April 24, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Risa Blair, CC
Timer:
Rolando Goldman, CC
Grammarian:
Debra Carr, ACS, ALB
Watcher:
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Joshua Jones of Zoom (guest)
Topics Master:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
Lois Margolin, DTM
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Carole McCulloch, DTM

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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.

37 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday May 1, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
David F. Carr, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Timer:
Viviana Widjaja, ACB
Grammarian:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Watcher:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Louis Brown, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Paul Finkelstein, ACG, ALB
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
Carol Prahinski, DTM
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Lois Margolin, DTM
Evaluator:
Risa Blair, CC

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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/Words

Theme: May Day or Mayday!

Word of the Day

Schadenfreude: pleasure derived from the misfortune or failure of others. Borrowed from German into English and several other languages.

4 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday May 8, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
Carol Prahinski, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Laurena Rehbein
Timer:
Paul Finkelstein, ACG, ALB
Grammarian:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
Watcher:
Lois Margolin, DTM
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Fabiola Cleofa, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Andrew Bern, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
Evaluator:
Louis Brown, DTM

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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/Words

Theme: International friendship

Word of the Day:

Diversity - the state of having a variety of elements or characteristics in a group.

4 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting: Workshop on WordPress for Toastmasters

Monday May 15, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT

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:
Lois Margolin, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Mahi Dixith
Timer:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
Grammarian:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
Watcher:
Fabiola Cleofa, DTM
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
David F. Carr, DTM
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
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.
General Evaluator:
Risa Blair, CC
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Paul Finkelstein, ACG, ALB

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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

Theme: Freedom

Word of the Day

Freemium:a pricing strategy by which a product or service (typically a digital offering or application such as software, media, games or web services) is provided free of charge, but money (premium) is charged for proprietary features, functionality, or virtual goods.

16 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday May 22, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
George Marshall, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Debra Carr, ACS, ALB
Timer:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
Grammarian:
Andrew Bern, DTM
Watcher:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Louis Brown, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Robert Owens, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
Viviana Widjaja, ACB
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
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.
General Evaluator:
Lois Margolin, DTM
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
Evaluator:
Risa Blair, CC

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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.

5 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday May 29, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
David F. Carr, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Risa Blair, CC
Timer:
Robert Owens, DTM
Grammarian:
Jim Dent (guest)
Watcher:
Risa Blair, CC
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
Laurena Rehbein
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
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.
General Evaluator:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Carol Prahinski, DTM
Evaluator:
Louis Brown, DTM

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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.

6 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday June 5, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Timer:
Fabiola Cleofa, DTM
Grammarian:
Laurena Rehbein
Watcher:
Magda (guest)
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
David F. Carr, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
John M. Quick, CC, CL
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Carole McCulloch, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
Robert Owens, DTM
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Carol Prahinski, DTM
Evaluator:
Lois Margolin, DTM

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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.

4 signed up so far.

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Online Presenters Meeting

Monday June 12, 2017 7:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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:
Phyllis Harmon, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter:
Timer:
Magda van Rooyen, ACG, CL
Grammarian:
Robert Owens, DTM
Watcher:
Arlene Jayme, DTM
Critiques visual presentation (body language, slides, other visuals)
Chat Monitor:
Louis Brown, DTM
Assists the Toastmaster of the Day by monitoring the backchannel communications through the chat function of the online meetings platform
Speaker:
Carol Prahinski, DTM
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Speaker:
Mahi Dixith
As a rule, we should have no more than one speech longer than 5-7 minutes.
Backup Speaker:
Topics Master:
Fabiola Cleofa, DTM
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.
General Evaluator:
Carole McCulloch, DTM
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Graham Cairns, ACS, ALB
Evaluator:
Paul Finkelstein, ACG, ALB

General Evaluator asks for reports from the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor. Gives overall evaluation of the meeting. Each of these reports is limited to one minute.

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.

3 signed up so far.

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