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Buddies Online Toastmasters Club – Saturday July 15, 2023

We meet every Saturday 1PM UTC in Zoom. Guests: to join our meeting, please email buddiestmi@gmail.com for meeting room information.

Meeting Theme:

Going the extra mile.

RECTITUDE

Rectitude is a formal noun that means “moral integrity or rightenousness” or “the quality or state of being correct in judgment or procedure.”
// The keynote speaker encouraged the graduates to go on to live lives of unimpeachable rectitude and integrity.


President: Patrick Guilfoyle

Sergeant At Arms: Paivi Kero

Toastmaster of the Day Patrick Guilfoyle, 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

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 Hodan Hilmi

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 Karen Randels

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 Nethma Hettigedara

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.).


12:50 to 12:58 PM
Speaker Begnadehi Bationo
Leadership Development Level 5 Demonstrating Expertise – Lessons Learned
5 – 7 minutes
Lessons learned from the last Buddies’ TMC meeting on July 8, 2023
Speaker 2 Kannan Sankara, DTM
Strategic Relationships Level 1 Mastering Fundamentals – Writing a Speech with Purpose
5 – 7 minutes
How to choose what club to join?
Speaker 3

Speakers have reserved 14 minutes out of 7 planned

Backup Speaker

(TMOD: Request Best Speaker Poll)


Topics Master Patrick Guilfoyle, DTM (guest)

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.

(TTM: Request Best Table Topic Speaker Poll)


General Evaluator Pinto Herman, 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.

Evaluator Bruce Yu
Evaluator 2
Evaluator 3

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

Backup Evaluator

(GE: Request Best Evaluator Poll)

Topics Evaluator

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

(GE: Request Best Facilitator Poll)


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