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Month: January 2019

Action, Intent, Response Shape our RISE

A good culture embarks an organisation on a path of rise, a bad culture embarks its decline. It all depends on the culture the leaders of the organisation are promoting in their day to day interactions. I have always seen D98 as a group which upholds a strong culture of innovation, quality and excellence. What…

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Experience Entrepreneurship

In April 2017, I joined Toastmasters and came to understand how running a Toastmasters club could give one an experience of entrepreneurship. I joined the Executive Committee of Toastmasters Club of Allscripts Pune as the Sergeant-At-Arms. This taught me how to connect with people and serve them without an official role. It was a way…

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Pathways Q&A

> What recognition are we giving to clubs for encouraging Pathways (except for those who are in pursuit of the Diamond Club Award) ? TM Kaustubh Ghanekar, Deccan Toastmasters Club Individuals will be acknowledged at Division conferences for completing certain levels in Pathways. > How do we get credit in Pathways for conducting speeches from…

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A Dream Come True

I have been a Toastmaster for 16 years and have attended quite a few District Conventions, but I always cherished a dream to attend the World Convention. It got materialized this year during 22nd-25th August in Chicago. As a gift to my wife Manjari for joining Toastmasters 6 months ago, I took her with me…

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