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Buddies Online Toastmasters Club – Saturday April 20, 2024

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

Meeting Theme: Paying it Forward

Paying it Forward

Word of the Day: Grateful

Grateful


President: Patrick M. Guilfoyle

Sergeant At Arms: Paivi S. Kero

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.

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

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.).


12:50 to 12:58 PM
Speaker 1 Patrick Guilfoyle, DTM
Engaging Humor Level 4 Building Skills – The Power of Humor in an Impromptu Speech
5 – 7 minutes
Opportunities for Paying it Forward
Speaker 2 Dr. Katrak (guest)
Other Manual or Non Manual Speech
5 – 7 minutes
“SHAKE IT UP”
Speaker 3 To Be Announced
5 – 7 minutes

Speakers have reserved 14 minutes out of 7 planned

Backup Speaker

(TMOD: Request Best Speaker Poll)


Topics Master Amy Xiang (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 Marina Marin

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 1 Bruce Yu
Evaluator 2 Not Available
Evaluator 3 Not Available

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

Backup Evaluator Not Available

(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.