Ashburn Toastmasters Club

We meet at 7:00pm on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of every month, at 43004 Waxpool Road, Ashburn, VA 20148. Guests are welcome!

Ashburn, VA chapter of Toastmasters International. Want to improve your communication skills? Be more effective in meeting? Get your point across more concisely? Then consider joining a Toastmasters Club near you and learn how membership can help you succeed! All of our meetings are open to guests. We encourage you to come out and visit us during one of our meetings. More information about our club including our meeting schedule and location can be found on our website. If you have more questions feel free to contact us through email.

Toastmasters offers paths that help you become a better leader. #strategicrelationships #innovativeplanning

Let's be friends. Join us February 26 @7pm.

[02/15/20]   Club Officer training today 8-3pm at Quantum Park.

Congratulations to all of our contest winners. Katrina will represent Ashburn Toastmasters on March 7 at the Area Contest for both contests: Tall Tales and International Speech. Amazing stories.

Contest tonight. Guests are welcome. Teach your kids the power of their voice.

inc.com

How to Use Notes When Public Speaking Without Losing Your Audience

https://www.inc.com/deborah-grayson-riegel/how-to-use-notes-when-public-speaking-without-losing-your-audience.html

inc.com Your notes shouldn't become the focus of your presentation

[02/09/20]   Speaking at a speech contest is about getting your message out. It is not about trophies.

Can't wait to hear new stories at our contest on February 12.

We can tech you how.

Good friends, food and some table topics. Our holiday party was so much fun. Join us Feb 12 for our Spring contest. Guests are welcome.

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The Future of Cell Phone Addiction | Simon Sinek

I dare you to count the filler words in this video.
https://youtu.be/ZY2zzN3cTUQ

The problem with addiction is that addicts know it's bad for them. However, I do think we'll see a shift in the next few years. A younger generation is going...

Our club calls the Broadlands Community Center home. What a beautiful space. #grateful #public speaking

Full house tonight. #inspirational #somanyguests

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How to Figure Out What You Really Want | Ashley Stahl | TEDxLeidenUniversity

Most people arrive at a meeting looking for something. We have great people for you to meet. There will be great conversations. What's holding you back?

https://youtu.be/bRtBHF-WPpM

Have you ever wondered what you actually want? Then join Ashley Stahl–career coach, author, former counterterrorism and podcast host– as she shares her 3 key...

The time is right. Come to our next meeting on January 22.

Join us on January 22.

[01/09/20]   Feeling awesome. Great meeting tonight. Old friends and new friends.

[01/07/20]   First meeting of the new decade tomorrow at 7pm. Check us out.

Time to start thinking about what.you would like to accomplish in 2020. Who will finish a path in 2020? Who will level up?

[12/21/19]   Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. ~Charles R. Swindoll

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5 People that Met Me In Heaven - Speech 1

https://youtu.be/vvxtEc9BulA
My icebreaker. #countthefillerwords One of the easiest and hardest speeches you will give.

Toastmasters Speech #1 8/25/05

See you tomorrow night. Last meeting of the decade.

Last meeting of the decade tomorrow. See you soon.

[11/27/19]   We are meeting tonight. Tonight's meeting is family-friendly. Bring your spouse and children. Ending early.

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Tips on how to be a Better Speaker!

Some great reminders in this video.
https://youtu.be/udlvgRmmTME

In this video you will see tips for being a better speaker! So sorry we have not posted in a while. We will start to post about once every week to two weeks....

[11/20/19]   Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. ~Winston Churchill

[11/16/19]   The swiftest way to triple your success is to double your investment in personal development. ~Robin Sharma

[11/12/19]   Thinking will not overcome fear but action will. ~W. Clemente Stone

[11/08/19]   Fears are nothing more than a state of mind. ~Napoleon Hill

[11/06/19]   If you can’t write your message in a sentence, you can’t say it in an hour. ~Dianna Booher

[11/03/19]   There are very few monsters who warrant the fear we have of them. ~Andre Gide

[11/01/19]   You can speak well if your tongue can deliver the message of your heart. ~John Ford

[10/31/19]   Figure out what you are meant to contribute to the world and make sure you contribute it. If this requires public speaking or networking or other activities that make you uncomfortable, do them anyway. ~Susan Cain

Congratulations to Cheryl and Peter. 1st and 2nd place in the Area Evaluation contest. Cheryl represented the Winner Circle club. Peter represented Ashburn Toastmasters.

Congratulations to Vinesh. Third place at the Area Table Topics contest.

Thanks to everyone that donated their time to tell stories tonight. Broadlands HOA Events

inc.com

Bill Gates Accidentally Learned the Key to Public Speaking By Giving a Talk to Warren Buffett And Friends

https://www.inc.com/scott-mautz/bill-gates-accidentally-learned-key-to-public-speaking-by-giving-a-talk-to-warren-buffett-friends.html

Great series by the way.

inc.com The Microsoft founder and ex-CEO wasn't a confident public speaker. Until a certain speech he gave.

forbes.com

How To Be A Better Public Speaker Like A Toastmasters' World Champion

https://www.forbes.com/sites/henrydevries/2019/09/23/how-to-be-a-better-public-speaker-like-a-toastmasters-world-champion/

Proud to be a member.

forbes.com What could being a better public speaker do for your company, cause or career? World Champion Aaron Beverly credits Toastmasters for helping him land his project manager position at JP Morgan.

Next week is a busy week for our club. Regular meeting on Wednesday 9/25. Entertaining at Broadlands Bonfire and Smores Event 9/27. Area Contest on Saturday 9/28. Check us out if you have some time.

When you have a goal, make it impossible for you to not reach. For example, don't have cookies in your cubbard if you want to stop eating cookies. We celebrate small wind at Ashburn Toastmasters. Conquer your fears today.

Check out this podcast and visit us tonight. Our meeting has been coordinated by Katrina. She is our Toastmaster of the evening.

[08/31/19]   We believe that words matter. Join us on September 11 to learn more.

[08/28/19]   Be there or be square. Club contest is tonight. Thanks to our amazing Contest Chair, Drew.

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43004 Waxpool Rd
Ashburn, VA
20148
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