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Getting Back on Track with TLIs
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Getting Back on Track with TLIs

by Ernestina Pinones, DTM I was well on my way to achieving my second DTM when BAM! LIFE Happened. I lost my job, I moved, I got sick and could no longer drive. I had to leave Toastmasters and all the comforts of home to start a new life in Oak Cliff, a new part...

Be The Change You Wish To See In The World
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Be The Change You Wish To See In The World

by Kim Story, DTM If you have ever received an email from me, then you have seen this quote before. When I think about my Service Journey in Toastmasters, it always comes back to this quote by Mahatma Gandhi. But why is this quote so important to me? In his book, “How To Win Friends...

Lessons Learned from My HPL
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Lessons Learned from My HPL

by Susan Carson How many of you think Toastmasters is only about communicating and leading others? That is not the big truth. It is a well-kept secret! TM is really about your relationship with yourself– communicating with, understanding and leading yourself. It is only then that you can excel at communicating and leading others. And...

What’s In a Name?
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What’s In a Name?

by Joyce Trimble New parents spend 9 months naming and renaming their expected bundle of joy. I remember I did for our first baby girl. We thought Holly Carlyce was so cute and a little girl would have both parent’s names. If it was a boy, we decided on his name when Carl and I...

TLI Training – We Need YOU!
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TLI Training – We Need YOU!

Hi! I’m Tammy Kasterke. I’m your TLI District 25 Training Chair for the 2018-2019 Toastmasters’ Year. I’ve been in Toastmasters about 9 years. I love Toastmasters! And, I’m excited about my new role! My goal is for our district to receive the best, best officer training. In order to do that, I’m going to need...

Your Information and GDPR: What?
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Your Information and GDPR: What?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is exactly what is says it is. It’s a regulation passed by the European Union in 2016 and put into force May 25, 2018. It is a comprehensive package designed to protect the personal information of individuals. Because Toastmasters International is an international organization, they too must comply with...

Awards Ceremony
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Awards Ceremony

by Joyce Trimble AWARDS CEREMONY is August 11 The anticipated yearly Awards Ceremony is in full engagement to provide an opportunity to surround yourself with friends and fellow club members. This year we are returning to the elegance of the Ridglea County Club in Fort Worth as we celebrate your personal journey, your club’s journey,...

Invitation to the Spring Conference
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Invitation to the Spring Conference

Fellow Adventurers of District 25, You’re invited to the upcoming District Spring Conference. As we travel on our journeys, we all have adventures that come along the way. Whether it’s getting that first education award, stepping up to leadership or stepping outside the club for the first time, we all have our own journey and...

Blue Plate Special
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Blue Plate Special

Blue Plate Specials don’t invoke images of what gourmets call “fine dining”, rather, images of a low-priced meal that usually changes daily at diners and cafes. UNTIL…Mr. Cooper Speaks decided to offer their members a shorter version of a meeting once a month. As a corporate club, many Mr. Coopers find it challenging to step...