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Learn How To Write Better

Learn how to write better is important for your career or studies. How to improve your writing skills and communication skills?

The following article and videos will show you some tips on how to write better. Be a better communicator!

1.  10 top writing tips and the psychology behind them

“There are plenty of folks happy to tell you how to write better, just as any doctor will tell you to “eat right and exercise.” But changing your writing (or eating) habits only happens when you understand why you do what you do. I can help you with that…”Top10 Writing Tips

2. Scott Berkun – How to write well, instantly, every time
The video teaches us some of the techniques Scott Berkun uses to write well. In the background is a time-lapse video of him writing an essay – from start to finish.

 

3. How to Write Better- Writing Tips on Voice, Tense, Perspective, Cliché and Wordiness  
The above video discusses how to correct the most common mistakes made in writing. Whether you are writing fiction, non-fiction, or in an academic setting, these tips are a vital foundation for good writing.
– Passive and Active Voice
– Tense- Past, Present, Future
– Perspective, Point of View- 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Person Perspective
– Cliché
– Economy of Language- wordiness, modifiers, phrase

 

4.  5 tips to Improve Your Writing
The video shares 5 easy and quick tips that will improve writing in formal and academic settings. If you’re in college or university or plan to study overseas, this video is for you!

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 environment.  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 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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World Champions of Public Speaking Winning Speeches Playlist

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