Preparations are underway for this falls Humorous and Table Topics contests. This year the contest languages are English “AND” Swedish. Contests are a great way to practice and develop the skill set of performing under pressure. Only a few can progress to the next stage, but everyone who competes, is a champion.
Coming Soon: Improved Website The Toastmasters website is being redesigned, and the new version will soon be ready to launch. Stay tuned for updates. Time Is Running Out to Register for the Annual Convention The International Convention, the most anticipated Toastmasters event of the year, will be held August 20-23, 2014, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Don’t miss this truly global… Read more »
Can’t get enough of great speeches? How about the real-life stories behind some of those speeches? Intrigued by the International Speech Contest? This is the event for you! We’re screening Speak the Movie here in Helsinki on 27th of May in Arkadia International Bookshop. Please be prepared to make a donation of 3€ to the Bookshop, that so generously hosts our… Read more »
The first advanced club Northern Stars club offers a specific forum to the members who want to hone their next next big speech, rehearse the next big presentation or redefine specific aspect in their speech. The focus is on in-depth evaluation as each member is assigned at least three evaluators and each evaluator is assigned a specific focus of the speech…. Read more »
New District leaders started their office on July 1st and members from Finland are well presented in the District Executive Committee. Area Governor G5: David Gelkin, Helsinki Toastmasters District PR Officer: Ruxandra Balboa-Pöysti, Stadi Talkers Lieutenant Governor Marketing: Tuire Vuolasvirta, Helsinki Toastmasters Ruxandra Balboa-Pöysti entrepreneur, author, artist, EU robotics coordinator in Finland. Belgian citizen, born in Romania living in… Read more »