Updated Toastmasters Speech Series: Your Guide to the First 10 Speeches
Here are some good public speaking resources:
“If you are not a Toastmaster, consider this an introductory public speaking course.”
“If you are a Toastmaster, this is your guide through the first ten speeches. For each speech project, we’ll look at tips, techniques, and wherever possible, written and video examples of speeches which demonstrate the goals.”
Toastmasters – Ten Speeches (at Ratana Ong’s Blog)
Here you’ll find the objectives for all 10 basic speeches and sample videos from toastmasters doing their speeches.
Andrew Dlugan’s “Six Minutes – A Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Blog” has a Toastmasters Speech Series.
- Overview: The Toastmasters Speech Series
- Project 1 : The Ice Breaker
- Project 2 :Organize Your Speech
- Project 3 :Get to the Point
- Project 4 :How To Say It
- Project 5 :Your Body Speaks
- Project 6 :Vocal Variety
- Project 7 :Research Your Topic
In addition, here are some other public speaking resources for your reference:
Setting Up A Speech Databank (The Real Secret to Creative Speech Ideas!)
By ATMG Ng Seng Chuan
Evaluations – Preparing and Delivering Effective Speech Evaluations
By Kim Chamberlain, 2002 District 72 Evaluation Champion
How Toastmasters Change Lives
By DTM Nathaniel Koh, Division S Governor 2006-2007
Need Help Giving a Speech?
Toastmasters Magazine – Past Issues
Speech Contest Rulebook (updated!)
Practice is the key to helping you improve in public speaking.
If you want to overcome stage fright and learn to speak with confidence, join a toastmasters club.
You are welcome to visit our Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club if you are living in Singapore.
Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club
(Formerly Known As Kowloon-Singapore Toastmasters Club)
Past Club President
District 80 Treasurer 2009-2010