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Highlights of World Champions of Public Speaking 2018

Here are the Results of World Champions of Public Speaking 2018:

Congratulations to Ramona J. Smith, District 56, on becoming the 2018 World Champion of Public Speaking.

Congratulations to Zifang Su, District 88, on finishing in second place.

Congratulations to Anita Fain Taylor, District 47, on finishing in third place for his speech.

“Each year, the Toastmasters International Convention culminates in the final round of the International Speech Contest, where the World Champion of Public Speaking ® is chosen. In this exciting event, 10 contestants from all over the world deliver 5- to 7-minute speeches that are evaluated by a panel of experienced Toastmasters. After a year of competing in club, area, district and semifinal competitions, these contestants have advanced for the chance to win this prestigious accolade.”

Watch Ramona J. Smith – the 2018 Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking – deliver her winning speech “Still Standing.”

Houston high school teacher wins Toastmasters’ 2018 World Championship of Public Speaking.

Here’s a breakdown of the techniques that won the 2018 World Championship of Public Speaking:

  1. She chose a creative way to get through to her audience.
  2. She wasn’t afraid to look stupid.
  3. She asked the audience questions – and meant it.
  4. She learned from the greats.

2nd Place Winner 2018 World Championship of Public Speaking – Zifang Su

Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking® second place winner Zifang “Sherrie” Su. Her speech is titled, “Turn Around.”

3rd Place Winner 2018 World Championship of Public Speaking – Anita Fain Taylor

Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking® third place winner Anita Fain Taylor. Her speech is titled, “It Is What It Is, It Ain’t What It Ain’t.”

Practice is the key to helping you improve on your communication and presentation skills. Join Toastmasters and find a club that you like to practise your speeches in a friendly environments.  You are welcome to visit our Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club if you are living in Singapore.

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Highlights of World Champions of Public Speaking 2017

Here are the Results of World Champions of Public Speaking 2017:

Congratulations to Manoj Vasudevan of Singapore, District 80, on becoming the 2017 World Champion of Public Speaking.

Congratulations to Simon Bucknall, District 91, on finishing in second place.

Congratulations to Kevin Stamper, District 48, on finishing in third place for his speech.

Manoj Vasudevan World Champion of ‪Public Speaking 2017 Full Speech, “Pull Less, Bend More.”

Watch Manoj Vasudevan, the 2017 Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking—deliver his winning speech titled, “Pull Less, Bend More.” It’s about the power of being flexible in relationship.

Singapore management consultant wins Toastmasters’ 2017 World Championship of Public Speaking.

Here’s a breakdown of the speech that won the 2017 World Championship of Public Speaking:

  1. He immediately disarms his audience.
  2. He delivers his message clearly and concisely.
  3. He speaks as if he’s having a conversation.
  4. He lets his body language flow naturally.
  5. He adjusts his speech according to its reception.

Top 3 public speaking tips, according to the world champion of public speaking

“Public speaking can be daunting for some. But like any skill, it can be perfected with time.
Manoj Vasudevan, the 2017 Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking, says you can easily overcome this fear.”

Here are his top three tips on public speaking:

  1. Be a messenger (not just a speaker)
  2. Determine the ultimate goal of the speech
  3. Don’t just tell — sell

2nd Place Winner 2017 World Championship of Public Speaking – Simon Bucknall

“Watch Simon Bucknall, ACB, CL— second place winner of the 2017 Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking—deliver a speech titled, “What James Bullock Taught Me.” It’s about breaking down fear and hatred to achieve greater understanding among each other.”

3rd Place Winner 2017 World Championship of Public Speaking – Kevin Stamper

“Watch Kevin Stamper—the third place winner of the 2017 Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking—deliver a speech titled, “Speak Up.” It’s about the importance of finding your voice.”

Practice is the key to helping you improve on your communication and presentation skills. Join Toastmasters and find a club that you like to practise your speeches in a friendly environments.  You are welcome to visit our Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club if you are living in Singapore.

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World Champions of Public Speaking Winning Speeches Playlist

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