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What's Happening @ Speaking Made Easy Meetings in WA

Speaking Made Easy meetings. Come along! Attend a group meeting, they are not to be missed, being a part of these meetings give you the Speaking skills to develop and bring out the speaker within you. Attend as an observer to get an insight to what Speaking Made Easy is all about.
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Women Enriching the Lives of Other Women

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Women Enriching the Lives of Other Women

Five women met at the Horseshoe Cafe in Sydney in 1937. Imagine how they would feel if they knew that the organisation they started, is now continuing over 80 years later.One of these women recognised a real need for women to become competent, confident speakers and to know meeting procedure. Thus The Penguin Club of Australia was born with the late M. Jean Ellis at the helm. It is not clear why this name was chosen and there are various stories about the origin of the name.Co-founders of the Club, Mrs. C. T. Parkinson and Mrs. M. Jean Ellis were elected President and Honorary Secretary respectively. Almost immediately after launching the new Club, Mrs. Parkinson left for a twelve month visit to England. On her return she was in poor health and Jean Ellis took on the task of organising and expanding the Club. She assumed the joint roles of Federal President and Honorary Federal Organiser, and set about the expansion of the Club to all States and to Papua New Guinea. The Penguin Club is non-political and non-sectarian. Jean Ellis had unflagging energy and enthusiasm for the Penguin Club and her work in other organisations.
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Tas Meetings

What's Happening @ Speaking Made Easy Meetings in Tasmania

Speaking Made Easy meetings. Come along! Attend a group meeting, they are not to be missed, being a part of these meetings give you the Speaking skills to develop and bring out the speaker within you. Attend as an observer to get an insight to what Speaking Made Easy is all about.
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SA Meetings

What's happening @ Speaking Made Easy Meetings in SA

Speaking Made Easy meetings. Come along! Attend a group meeting, they are not to be missed, being a part of these meetings give you the Speaking skills to develop and bring out the speaker within you. Attend as an observer to get an insight to what Speaking Made Easy is all about.
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Heathers Success

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Heather's Success

I was an okay public speaker, looking to find some tips to help me become a better, more confident speaker, when I joined what was then called The Penguin Club (now Speaking Made Easy). From the first meeting I attended, I knew I had found a supportive and wise group of women who could guide and encourage me to become a better public speaker. Learning in a new small group format, with regular meetings, offers plenty of opportunities for women to develop their confidence speaking to a group, which starts to open up more opportunities outside of Speaking Made Easy.
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Conversation Secrets

Conversation Secrets

Conversation Secrets

Do you think you are public speaking if you are talking to one or two people? Perhaps you are speaking to five to ten people. Or do you need to have 20, 50 or 100 in the audience to consider being a public speaker?When talking to others, whatever the number of people, you are public speaking. You are speaking to another member of the public.Some people lack confidence to speak up and speak out when standing in front of a large crowd. Others find they don’t have the skills and/or confidence required for conversations.Many seem to make conversation look easy. We all know someone who is a non-stop talker. Watch politicians manipulate and direct conversations. Often we can have a good conversation on topics which are familiar such as personal matters, interests, hobbies and work-related subjects. Conversations can be easier with people we are close to or love.
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Vic Meetings

What's happening @ Speaking Made Easy Meetings in Victoria

Speaking Made Easy meetings. Come along! Attend a group meeting, they are not to be missed, being a part of these meetings give you the Speaking skills to develop and bring out the speaker within you. Attend as an observer to get an insight to what Speaking Made Easy is all about.
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Speaking at Social Occasions

Social Speeches, Confident

Speaking at Social Occasions

How confident are you if you’re asked to say a few words at a social occasion? Many of us are not confident and shy away from standing in front of an audience.Whether you are speaking in front of teenagers, attendees at a 21st birthday, black tie dinner for an award ceremony, or presenting a eulogy for a departed friend, the recipe is the same as for any other speech.Begin with an opening which immediately commands attention. Develop the body in a logical sequence and conclude with an ending that leaves them laughing, crying, or both.As you know, there are various social speeches and some of the common ones are discussed below.
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New Group supporting women in public speaking

New Group supporting women, public speaking,

New Group supporting women in public speaking

New group supporting Women in public speaking; aiming to take away the fear, offering mutual support and friendship; helping women achieve their potential; facilitating effective participation in business and community activities; developing members' skills and self confidence; providing guidance and networking opportunities; while operating in an environment of integrity and respect.The Blackwood Group meets at 7pm on the 4th Wednesday of each month in the studio of Deb Smith Photography, 218 Main Rd, Blackwood (opposite The Blackwood Library)
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