Our next event

Practice Makes Perfect
March 15, 2021
Practice Makes Perfect

Join us for this engaging evening of speeches, evaluations and Table Topics.  This meeting will be focused on helping our members’ put their improved skills into practice.

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Upcoming

March 15, 2021
Practice Makes Perfect

Join us for this engaging evening of speeches, evaluations and Table Topics.  This meeting will be focused on helping our members’ put their improved skills into practice.

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March 22, 2021
Impromptu Speaking workshop

Workshop presented by Cornerstone Club Member Anna Fitzmaurice.

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March 29, 2021
Speech contests
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April 19, 2021
So you want to be a DTM?

Learn about the journey to becoming a Distinguished Toastmaster

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May 3, 2021
Annual General Meeting

Join us for the election of our club’s executive committee

 

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May 3, 2021
Workshop on YouTube

Learn all about YouTube in this fascinating workshop

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May 17, 2021
Let's debate

An evening dedicated to the subtle art of debate

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May 31, 2021
Around the coffee table

A time to chat informally and get to know each other over a cuppa. This is an event for Cornerstone members only.

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June 7, 2021
Dealing with anxiety in public speaking

Even advanced speakers experience anxiety at times – whether it’s about performing in front of a larger audience or on a less familiar topic. Lynne Wilkins, Career Coach, Cognitive Hypnotherapist, President of North Herts Speakers and Cornerstone Club Member, presents a workshop demonstrating how we can handle our fears and speaks with inner confidence.

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Past events

March 1, 2021
The art of storytelling

Guest speaker Kingi Biddle, World Championship of Speaking Finalist, shared his secrets on the art of telling stories

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February 16, 2021
Your Engaging Voice - Maximise your Impact as you Speak!

Special event by Watford Speakers. This workshop is delivered by Andrew P Bennett DTM FTCL LTCL ANEA FRSA, an internationally experienced opera singer and public speaker. He is a qualified voice / public speaking coach for speakers and singers.

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February 15, 2021
Striding along

Join our club members as they enhance their public speaking skills and receive insightful feedback in the form of open evaluation from other experienced members

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February 1, 2021
Handling difficult situations and difficult people

In this interactive event, Steve Catchick gave us tips that can help us in business and everyday life

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January 25, 2021
Members only: Around the coffee table

A time to chat informally and get to know each other over a cuppa. This is an event for Cornerstone members only.

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January 18, 2021
Getting started in stand up

We were all full of smiles and laughter during this entertaining and informative workshop by Coralie Frances.

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January 4, 2021
New Year, New Path

A fun and engaging start to the year.  Five of our club members decided to embark on new Paths in the Toastmasters Pathways programme in order to expand their horizons.

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December 7, 2020
Festive Improvisations

A festive improvisation session led by Clifford Hurst. There were plenty of fun and games, and limericks galore!

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November 16, 2020
Evaluation Masterclass - with James Wantz

An excellent evaluation workshop delivered by guest speaker James Wantz of Feedbackers Toastmasters.

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November 2, 2020
Online meetings workshop & club member speeches

David Phelops delivered a fascinating presentation on how to give your online meetings a little more pizzazz!

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October 19, 2020
Your Dream Speech - Presentation & Performance

This meeting was focused on developing club members’ presentation skills

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October 5, 2020
How to Speak at and Organise a TEDx Event

Have you always wanted to know more about what’s involved in a TED Talk and a TEDx event? At this meeting, the members and guests of Cornerstone found out!  

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September 21, 2020
Contests Made Simple workshop

This event was focused on helping our members maximise your public speaking success and organise top-quality contests

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September 7, 2020
World Class Speaking - how to stand out!

In this highly interactive workshop, Theresa Dukes past International Director of Toastmasters International, provided practical tips and live coaching to help our members become world class speakers.

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August 17, 2020
Pathways - the good, the bad and the indifferent (panel discussion)

Cornerstone members and guests found out how to maximise their  success and avoid important pitfalls in this lively and informative session.

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March 2, 2020
Contest tips by a World Champion

2015 World Speaking Champion, Mohammed Qahtani, provided Cornerstone members and guests with advice on how to succeed in speech contests.

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February 17, 2020
Impromptu speaking workshop with Bob Ferguson

Ever been stuck for words?  Not anymore!

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January 20, 2020
Conducting Productive and Successful Meetings

This engaging and educational workshop helped our members develop their leadership by learning how to conduct productive and successful meetings, in any context.

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