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Leadership Movie – The Pursuit of Happiness

Written by Warren Jones, Content Writer I love watching a good movie and one movie I enjoy watching is The Pursuit of Happiness. This movie came out in 2006. Chris Gardner has big dreams for him and his family but it doesn’t seem to come together for him. Chris has an opportunity to be a […]

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Yvonne Aasen – Gold Medalist at 81

Interview by Pearl Matibe PEARL: Why did you join Toastmasters? Yvonne: Years ago in the 1960s, I was a member of Toastmistress (women’s Toastmasters). No one wanted to be president and the group dissolved. I always wanted to get back into it and Carroll County Toastmasters was not far away, so I joined. I wanted […]

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September 1, 2017 – by PEARL MATIBE For someone to win, someone must lose. Achieving first place is a goal that cannot be shared. Whatever the loss, it can always be turned into a positive outcome. We learn and grow. Personally, I learned a lesson—not everyone can be on top and not everyone can be […]

Compete in a Speech Contest? WHY NOT?

Each month, I will share with you my thoughts on a particular topic.  It will align with our calendar of events. This month, my blog is “Compete in a Speech Contest? WHY NOT!” During my tenure as a Toastmaster, I have competed in all 4 contests, and have made it to the Division Level in […]

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