Author Archives: Vancore Toastmasters

About Vancore Toastmasters

Build your public speaking and leadership skills at a dynamic mid-week, mid-day downtown Vancouver Toastmasters club.

Manage the Fear of Public Speaking: 5 Pro Tips

You have the privilege to speak in front of an audience. That means you have a chance to positively impact others’ thoughts or emotions, improve your reputation, profile or authority and it’s a great way to get a step ahead. … Continue reading

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City View Inspires Vancore Meeting

Vancore Toastmasters club changes venue occasionally when our usual venue is not available. If you’re a guest and not on our weekly member e-mail list, check our website for updates or email to confirm the venue. For our May … Continue reading

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Rising up to the Challenge: Impromtu Speaking

At our April 5th meeting, three speech slots became available due to a cancellation of a prepared speech. To fill the agenda, the chairperson put out a challenge to anyone at the meeting to volunteer for an impromptu speech. Not … Continue reading

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Ace Your Job Interview and Land the Job

Watch this 5 minute Video to Job Interview Tips Here’s a brief summary of what you’ll learn: Know your values and interests. Understand where you best fit in. Know your resume. Think through your examples in advance. Use a strong voice … Continue reading

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5 Basic Public Speaking Tips

Click video to learn the Five Basic Public Speaking Tips Summary of the Tips: Know your subject and your speech Know your audience and your space Never apologize Imagine yourself giving a great speech Focus on your message, not on yourself

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UP CLOSE: Vincent Cua, Vancore Past President

  Vincent Cua, a proud member of Vancore for over two years, recently completed his 2015-2016 term as president of Vancore. Our enthusiastic and hard-working past president took some time to reflect on his very busy year and some of … Continue reading

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Moments of Truth

Did the title get your attention? Moments of Truth may sound imposing but like most things at Toastmasters, it is really an opportunity for learning, and especially a time for reflection. How can Vancore better serve you and your goals? … Continue reading

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