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Welcome to Hallmark Speakers - Dorsets' Public Speaking Club PDF Print E-mail

Public Speaking DorsetOur aim to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which members have the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, fostering self-confidence and personal growth through public speaking and presentation skills.

We help people from all walks of life become better able to speak in public.  Each meeting is carefully designed to provide everyone with the opportunity to speak and receive feedback - although no-one has to speak unless they wish to do so!

GUESTS ARE VERY WELCOME - Please visit 'Next Meeting' page, contact or telephone Gill Hale  01202 531 298 to say you will be coming along. You will be made welcome and enjoy a fun evening in a friendly and supportive environment, and can come to two meetings free of charge. When you decide to join, membership is only a one-off joining fee of £20 then £10 per month by standing order (covering two meetings each month).
For Public Speaking, Effective Presentations and Presentation Skills, Confidence to Speak in Public and Building Self-Esteem: Hallmark Speakers, Bournemouth (covering Poole Christchurch Wimborne Ringwood -  Dorset & Hampshire).
Cottonwood International Speech and Evaluation Contestsd PDF Print E-mail

Visitors are welcome to join us for the our first contests of 2014 - an opportunity to see some experienced speakers and evaluators hoping to win through to the next stage of the contests, and then the next, and the next.  The final contest for the International Speech contest takes place in the USA in August so the sky is the limit for our contestents.

Hallmark Hotel, Bournemouth

Wednesday 26th February, 2014 7.15pm for 7.30pm start

No need to book, but if you would like to speak to someone before attending please contact Gill on 07519 565545


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All members of Toastmasters International receive a copy of "The Toastmaster". This is a monthly magazine with features and regular articles to help everyone make the most of their membership and become a more effective public speaker.

Affiliated to Toastmasters

TM LogoOur club is affiliated to Toastmasters International and is one of more than 8000 such clubs currently operating in 51 countries throughout the world.

The Toastmasters approach provides a step by step method of developing your skill as a speaker through its 10 project Communication and Leadership and Development Programme, followed by unlimited opportunities for advanced speech development projects.

You will also learn to speak at short notice, chair meetings, evaluate other speakers, compete in speech contests, as well as enjoying a regular fun and entertaining night out with like-minded people!

Why improve your Public Speaking skills?
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