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Buddies Online Toastmasters Club – Saturday March 19, 2022

We meet every Saturday 1PM UTC in Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/591440460)

Meeting Theme:

“Laughter”

President: Denisse Echevarría

Sergeant At Arms: Mary Kosovich

Toastmaster of the Day Hodan Hilmi

 The Toastmaster of the Day (TMOD) opens the meeting with an inspirational message about the theme (2-3 min.), facilitates the meeting, calls on the votes for Best Speaker, provides closing remarks (1-2 min.) before transitioning back to President.

Audio, Video and Body Language Monitor Open

 The Audio, Video, and Body Language (AVBL) Monitor introduces the role when called forth by the TMOD (1 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).

Timer Maurice Warburton

 The timer is key in our meetings! Your job is to time everyone: facilitators, evaluators, and speakers! You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1-2 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).

Grammarian Iza Sanchez

 As Grammarian, pay close attention to the use of language (the good, the bad, and the amazing!) Also provide the Word of the Day! You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1-2 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (2-3 min.).

Ah Counter Kannan Sankara, DTM

 As Ah Counter, count the number of filler words and give visibility at the end of the meeting. You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).


Evaluator 1 Open
Evaluator 2 Kannan Sankara, DTM
Evaluator 3 Jing Hu

 Each evaluator is to introduce speech objectives and title when called by the TMOD to introduce the speaker.


12:50 PM Speaker 1 Open
Speaker 2 Karen Randels
"Freedom…Is it Live or is it Memorex" Presentation Mastery Level 1 Mastering Fundamentals: Evaluation and Feedback – First Speech

5-7 minutes

Speaker 3 Vikas Kumar Shukla, Triple-Crown, PM5
"It’s a Risk" Presentation Mastery Level 3 Increasing Knowledge: Connect with Storytelling

5 – 7 minutes

Please use the Introduction field to express any expectations from your evaluator. Thank you for your cooperation!

Topics Master Siyaf Khan

 The Table Topics Master (TTM) facilitates Table Topics! You’ll have 2-3 min. to introduce Table Topics and review rules, 14 min. to run the session, and 1 min. to call the vote for Best Table Topic.

General Evaluator Riley Ackerman

 The General Evaluator (GE) calls upon the evaluators, facilitators, and the Table Topics Evaluator to give their reports, and then provides an evaluation for the entire meeting in 3-4 min. (TM.org has a checklist for this!). Before turning back to TMOD, call the vote for Best Facilitator.

Topics Evaluator Bruce Yu

 The Table Topics Evaluator has 3-4 min. to evaluate the TTM and the impromptu speakers briefly.


 To change or sign up a role, Please visit the agenda on Buddies’ website.

1:12 PM End