Clapham Connectors
23rd April 18
19:15 – 21:45
Meeting Theme 'Second chance'
Grow + Connect + Serve
Agenda
19:15
Greeter
DanieleP
19:15
Sergeant at Arms
SCarroll
19:16
Club Business
SandraM
19:19
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:21
Time Keeper
TaniciaK
19:22
Grammarian
BarbaraGraham
19:23
Hot Tip
1:00
1:30
2:00
19:25
1st Evaluator
shadu
19:26
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:27
1st Speaker
EGrant
Competent Communication Manual
1. The Ice Breaker
Icebreaker
Speak before an audience; Use existing speaking skills; Introduce self to fellow club members.
4:00
5:00
6:00
19:33
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:34
2nd Evaluator
Stuman1
19:35
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:36
2nd Speaker
lucy_a
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4. How to Say It
A little bit of magic
Words and sentence structure communicate the ideas clearly, accurately and vividly; Rhetorical devices enhance and emphasize ideas; No jargon or unnecessary words; Correct grammar used.
5:00
6:00
7:00
19:43
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:44
3rd Evaluator
louisak
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:46
3rd Speaker
RoisinDaly
Competent Communication Manual
3. Get to the Point
The right step
Organize speech to achieve general and specific purpose; Reinforce purpose with beginning, body, and conclusion; Project sincerity and conviction; Control nervousness; Strive to not use notes.
5:00
6:00
7:00
19:53
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:54
4th Evaluator
MargeO
19:55
Toastmaster
AliceP
19:56
4th Speaker
StellaH
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9. Persuade With Power
Aiming for the highest award
Persuade listeners to adopt viewpoint or ideas, or to take some action; Appeal to the audience’s interests; Use logic and emotion to support the position; Avoid using notes.
5:00
6:00
7:00
20:03
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:04
5th Evaluator
LucileL
20:05
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:06
5th Speaker
sbatista
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10. Inspire Your Audience
Opportunities not Bad or Good Luck
Inspire the audience by appealing to noble motives, challenge the audience to achieve a higher level of beliefs or achievement; Appeal to the audience’s needs and emotions, using stories, anecdotes and quotes to add drama.
8:00
9:00
10:00
20:16
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:17
6th Evaluator
20:18
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:19
6th Speaker
BankoleA
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8. Get Comfortable With Visual Aids
"SMART PHONE"
Select visual aids that are appropriate for the message and the audience; Use two or more visual aids correctly with ease and confidence.
5:00
6:00
7:00
20:26
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:27
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:28
Time Keeper
TaniciaK
20:29
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:30
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:31
1st Evaluator
shadu
1:00
1:30
2:00
20:33
2nd Evaluator
Stuman1
1:00
1:30
2:00
20:35
3rd Evaluator
louisak
1:00
1:30
2:00
20:37
4th Evaluator
MargeO
1:00
1:30
2:00
20:39
5th Evaluator
LucileL
1:00
1:30
2:00
20:41
6th Evaluator
1:00
1:30
2:00
20:43
Time Keeper
TaniciaK
20:44
Toastmaster
AliceP
20:45
President
20:50
Break
21:00
Sergeant at Arms
SCarroll
21:01
Table Topics Master
EmmaSL
1:00
1:30
2:00
21:16
Time Keeper
TaniciaK
21:17
Toastmaster
AliceP
21:18
Table Topics Evaluator
cdesouza
5:00
6:00
7:00
21:25
Grammarian
BarbaraGraham
1:30
1:45
2:00
21:27
General Evaluator
ChrisBaidoo
5:00
6:00
7:00
21:34
VP Education
1:00
1:30
2:00
21:36
Awards
SandraM
21:41
Club Business
SandraM
21:45
End of Meeting
Reserve Speaker
JoePatch
Attendance
Adenola Olayide, AliceP, BankoleA, cdesouza, DanieleP, EGrant, EmmaSL, JoePatch, louisak, LucileL, lucy_a, MargeO, RoisinDaly, SandraM, shadu, sbatista, StellaH, Stuman1, TaniciaK, Adamg3,  
Apologies received