The November Leader Letter

Website Update

As of November 5, the section in the Toastmasters International website previously referred to as “My Profile” is now called “My Account.” My Account is where you go to view your membership or education award history, update your contact information and view your downloads.

Planning a Speech Contest?

The latest Speech Contest Rulebook (Item 1171), recently updated based on member feedback, is now available. You can download a PDF version free from the Toastmasters Online Store. Read about the latest rulebook revisions at www.toastmasters.org/speechcontests.

Call for 2014 Convention Presenters

Do you have experience addressing international audiences and engaging groups of 500 or more? Dynamic presenters are invited to apply to speak at the 2014 International Convention in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by November 15 at www.toastmasters.org/callforpresenters.

Accredited Speaker Program Deadline

Applications for the 2014 Accredited Speaker Program will be accepted between January 1 and February 1, 2014. To learn more about the program, or to download the application or the new rules that went into effect April 2013, please visit www.toastmasters.org/accreditedspeakerprogram.

Say Thank You with Branded Toastmasters Gifts

This season, show your appreciation to fellow members and leaders with apparel and gifts from the Toastmasters Online Store.

‘Like’ Us on Facebook

The Official Toastmasters International Facebook Fan Page provides up-to-date information about the organization as well as tips on public speaking. “Like” it today!

Read the Toastmaster Magazine on Your iPad

The November Toastmaster magazine will be available early this month for download on your iPad via a free app. The digital edition is enhanced with multimedia interactivity, videos, photo slideshows and links. For instructions on how to download the Toastmasters International app, please visit www.toastmasters.org/magazine. Members will still receive the print edition unless they choose to opt out.

Watch Toastmasters Convention Video Highlights

If you were unable to attend the convention in August, visit www.toastmastersondemand.com to purchase on-demand videos and DVDs of the Golden Gavel Dinner, the World Championship of Public Speaking and the International Speech Contest Semifinals (on demand only). On-demand videos can be viewed on any device with Internet access, including your smartphone.