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Personal Leadership Philosophy

In preparing for my District Director year, a friend recommended that I take the time to write my personal leadership philosophy. To help me with this process, she also recommended the book The Leader's Compass by Ed Ruggero & Dennis Haley. The...

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Online Reports

Toastmasters.org Dashboard There are a number of sources for online reports. The Toastmasters Dashboard is the first one I usually turn to for district, club, and member news. The Daily reports (link in the left side menu) takes you to other interesting...

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Recruiting The Ideal Team Player

Whether you're recruiting a new employee or a new member of a leadership team for an organization, it's important to find team players. In my opinion, one of the best books on this topic is The Ideal Team Player by Patrick Lencioni. He recommends finding...

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District Leadership Committee Questions

In Toastmasters, the District Leadership Committee vets the candidates for district offices. The questions below have been designed to help find those candidates who will be knowledgeable team players and can help your district succeed. There are questions...

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Editorial Calendars

"Failing to plan is like planning to fail." ~ Proverb The editorial calendars below will help you succeed as a District Public Relations Manager or club Vice President Public Relations. Save the Google Sheets version to your Google Drive or download the...

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Proxy Guides

New club officers often do not understand the difference between the proxies they can assign for District Council meetings and those they can assign for the business meeting at our International Convention. These two guides can help them understand the...

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Club Visitor One-Sheet

For years my home club has used a simple visitor sheet to give to guests. It covers the meeting agenda along with some of the most frequent questions we've been asked. It also gives the visitor a nice, simple takeaway which includes the club's key contact...

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Expectation Guides for District Officers

When I became District Director, I wanted the other district officers in my district to be set up for success so I created these expectation guides to help them understand what I expected from them as well as what they should expect of me and other...

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