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Buddies Online Toastmasters Club – Saturday May 21, 2022

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

Meeting Theme:

Club Elections!

President: Denisse Echevarría

Sergeant At Arms: Mary Kosovich

Toastmaster of the Day Kannan Sankara, DTM

 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 Karen Randels

 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 Bruce Yu

 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 Denisse Echevarria

 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 Denisse Echevarria

 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 Raghav Umasankar
Evaluator 2 Nicole Lopez Torres

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


12:50 PM Speaker 1 Gospel Eadweardfilia
"Sweet 16: How to make the most of the long journey ahead" Visionary Communication Level 3 Increasing Knowledge: Inspire Your Audience

5 – 7 minutes

Speaker 2 Om Lakhotiya
"Organisational Ethics" Leadership Development Level 2 Learning Your Style: Managing Time

5 – 7 minutes

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

Topics Master Iza Sanchez

 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 Patrick Guilfoyle, DTM

 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.

 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.

1:05 PM End