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Color Me Green 10k, 5k and Caterpillar Dash Set for October 1 In Frisco Square

Color Me Green 10k, 5k and Caterpillar Dash Set for October 1 In Frisco Square

Event To Feature Health Fest and Benefits Childhood Cancer Research FRISCO, Texas (August 23,...

Join Heroes for Children at the Ballpark Texas Rangers Host Childhood Cancer Awareness Night on Sept. 2

Join Heroes for Children at the Ballpark Texas Rangers Host Childhood Cancer Awareness Night on Sept. 2

Who:Heroes for Children, a unique nonprofit organization that provides financial and social...

Breaking Down the Budget

Breaking Down the Budget

Now Playing: Video Showcases the Proposed Fiscal Year 2017 BudgetSee the Full Document...

Hall Group to Break Ground on 17th Building in Hall Park

Hall Group to Break Ground on 17th Building in Hall Park

3201 Dallas Parkway to offer 300,000 SF of new Class AA office space in...

Milestone Program to Host Dream Wedding for DFW Cancer Patient

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Sarena Saad Tying the Knot with Help from Heroes for Children When families who have a child...

Breaking Down the Budget
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Color Me Green 10k, 5k and Caterpillar Dash Set for October 1 In Frisco Square
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Speak Up! Frisco Toastmasters Club is launching its Fall speaker series at the University of Dallas to help anyone wanting to improve their speaking and presentation skills. For five consecutive Thursdays from October 15, 2009, members of this Toastmaster Club will be sharing tips and tricks to help even the most terrified presenter master the skills of speaking in public. Doors open at 7.00pm at the University of Dallas, Frisco Campus on Warren Parkway in Frisco, Texas.

               

Date

Program

10/15

Taking the terror out of the talk

Toastmasters Education Program

10/22

Knowing your audience

Selecting a topic

10/29

Prepare and Practice

Creating an introduction

11/5

Beginning your speech

Organizing your speech

11/12

Concluding your speech

Toastmasters Education Program

 

Visit http://speakupfrisco.freetoasthost.ws for more information and get involved today!

 

Speak Up! Frisco Toastmasters club, meets at the University of Dallas, Frisco Campus – 7460 Warren Parkway (NE Corner of Warren and Dallas Parkway) on Thursdays at 7:00PM .

 

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The organization currently has 250,000 members in 12,000 clubs in 106 countries. Since its founding 85 years ago in October 1924, the organization has helped more than four million men and women give presentations with poise and confidence. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit www.toastmasters.org.

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