Feeling safe in your speaking environment

This post on Facebook’s “The Official Toastmasters International Members Group” page today made me stop, and ponder the member’s question:

As a Plain Ordinary Toastmaster, I have enjoyed a feeling of “safety” whenever I have presented
in a Toastmasters environment. That includes club, area, division and district.
In non-Toastmasters environments, I generally am able to transfer that feeling of safety
from my Toastmasters environment.
As a member who looks forward to my second Toastmasters
experience outside of North America and ...
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Heart of a Toastmaster Book Contributors Sign at International Convention

Heart of Toastmasters-Front Cover


Wednesday, August 21st, a record 39 Contributors to the Heart of a Toastmaster book will be SIGNING hundreds of copies of the new publication releasing at 10:00am that morning.

The Book Signing Event immediately follows ...

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Heart of a Toastmaster Book Contributors Showcase at International Convention

Heart of Toastmasters-Front Cover



This Wednesday, August 21st, 39 of the 133 contributors to the Heart of a Toastmaster book will be showcased at the Toastmasters International Annual Convention, being ...

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SaturdayMorningCEO hosts Show Guest Sheryl Roush

Sheryl Roush, President/CEO of Sparkle Presentations, Inc.
was the radio show guest of Denis Nurmela,
founder of SaturdayMorningCEO early on July 27th.

Their invigorating topics focused on having a positive attitude in life and business. A skilled interviewer, Denis asked Sheryl to share what challenges most businesses face these days, to which she replied: morale, communication and lack of employee engagement. She offered the 5 common types of attitudes, including Sparkle-Tudes! Sheryl ...

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Heart of a Toastmaster Book featured in Toastmaster Magazine

Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. In fact, it’s Where Leaders Are Made. Membership of 292,000 strong, where individuals improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending one of the 13,500 Clubs in 122 countries that make up a global network of meeting locations.

For those of us who are — or have ever been — members…. we each have our unique story of how we found Toastmasters — whether being told to attend by a ...

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Contributors Announced: Heart of a Toastmaster Book

TMs Book- Front CoverCongratulations to the Contributors whose submissions are being published in the Heart of a Toastmaster book, which releases August 21, 2013, 10:00am at the Toastmasters International Annual Convention at Duke Energy Center, ...

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Heart of a Toastmaster Book to Release August 21, 2013

July 27, 2013

TMs Book- Front CoverThis week, Sparkle Press, the publishing division of Sparkle Presentations, Inc., based in San Diego, completed the compilation of a unique publication, Heart of a Toastmaster book. The 256-page, 15-Chapter inspirational collection is by, for and about members of Toastmasters ...

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Sheryl Roush to Present at Navy League National Convention, June 19

Navy League National Convention

1b_CustomColorScheme_t11Sheryl Roush of Sparkle Presentations, Inc., is honored to be of of the selected civilians to be presenting at the Navy League of the United States’s 2013 National Convention in Long Beach, California on June 19th, with special salute our men and women in the Sea Services. The ...

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Public Speaking… Made Easy! June 17 Seminar

Need to give a speech or a debrief?
Don’t know where to begin?
Want ideas that will save you time and frustration?

“Public Speaking… Made Easy!”

Ideal for Active Duty and Retired Military …
and any Business Professional

Naval Base San Diego Rotary Club
Sheryl Roush
for this Guest Speaker Presentation & Lunch
Monday, June 17, 2013
11:30am – 1:00pm
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Social Media Webinar: June 26, 2013

Free Webinar!

How to Use Social Media to Boost Your Business and Career

socialmediaicons-verticalWe all know how powerful social media can be for
businesses, but are you aware
what it can do for your reputation
and bottom line?

Perhaps  you’ve set up your profiles on LinkedIn, Twitter and ...

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