At Phoenix Speakers, you will improve your public speaking skills and your leadership skills. Both of these things help: • BOOST YOUR CONFIDENCE IN UNEXPECTED SOCIAL SITUATIONS • OPEN DOORS IN YOUR CAREER • CREATE NEW OPPORTUNITIES • YOU TO BECOME A SKILLED COMMUNICATOR & AN INSPIRING PRESENTER.
Does getting started feeling scary? That’s OK, you are in safe hands at Phoenix Speakers.
GUESTS are welcome to attend our meetings ** FREE OF CHARGE** until you feel comfortable to speak. No advance preparation is needed.
You can practice public speaking in a fun, supportive and low-pressure environment at our club. Every meeting we laugh and we learn from fellow members’ excellent presentations and their inspiring stories. We love having guests because they give us an audience and keep the club’s energy alive.
Our members come from all walks of life and range in age from their 20s to their 60s. Their jobs include project managers, civil servants, administrators, IT experts, charity workers, engineers, writers and entrepreneurs. In other words, PEOPLE JUST LIKE YOU.
We follow the tried and tested INTERNATIONAL TOASTMASTERS programme, which is used by 313,000 people in 126 countries. There are lots of easy ways to get up and speak in front of the group - because practice makes perfect. If we can do it, anyone can!
- Date: the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month. 18.30-21.00
Phoenix Speakers is a very friendly Toastmasters Club. We use Toastmasters’ tried and tested education programme to develop our speaking and leadership skills. whilst having fun. The toastmasters programme helps members become more effective in several areas, including: -Formal presentations -Informal communication – speaking one-to-one or in a small group -Thinking on your feet -Managing and participating in meetings -Leading and managing people At the meetings there is no formal instructor who teaches you how to speak in public. Instead we learn by doing and each meeting is made up of impromptu and prepared speeches given by our members. We also learn from each other by giving evaluations so we can learn what we did well and how we can improve. ASSEMBLE IN RECEPTION OF GREAT MINISTER HOUSE AT 18.15 FOR START AT 18:30 We look forward to you joining us. Guests are very welcome and may participate in the impromptu speeches portion of the meeting. https://www.phoenixspeakers.co.uk