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District 101 serves the area from Mountain View to King City, including Santa Cruz, Monterey, and San Benito counties and most of Santa Clara county – we call it “Silicon to Surf”.

Do Not Be Afraid of Fragments

Fragments are incomplete sentences that lack one or more of the essential elements required to make a complete thought. They may be missing a subject, a predicate, or both. Fragments are often used in informal writing or in speech, but they are not considered proper...

Why Toastmasters?

I was embarrassed. Actually, I was mortified. About 15 years ago, one of my dearest friends got married. As her maid of honor, she asked me to give the first toast after the ceremony—a speech. Frankly, I had no idea where to begin. I certainly cared about her and her...

The Path of a Motivational Speaker

Being a woman with a vision, I tend to set goals in hopes to excel and become a better version of my current self. I knew I wanted to be a motivational speaker. I also knew that it was going to take a lot more than just my love for sparking up conversation with...

Dealing with Payment Services

PayPal will be sending 1099-K forms if transactions are above $600/year starting 2023. If you have registered your club using SSN, it might get counted as your income. While using Venmo, ensure it is linked to a non-profit PayPal account.

District 101 Toastmasters
District 101 ToastmastersJanuary 31, 2021 8:32am
Learn "how to write a speech in 10 minutes" at a workshop on Feb 2nd. Register at: #toastmastersinternational
District 101 Toastmasters
District 101 ToastmastersJanuary 30, 2021 4:27pm
Get tips on increasing your professional network using linkedin and Toastmasters from this latest blog #toastmastersinternational #networking
District 101 Toastmasters
District 101 ToastmastersJanuary 28, 2021 2:52pm
Gearing up for Speech contest. Attend the workshop on Jan 30th to learn "How to Run a Successful Online Speech Contest". Register at #toastmastersinternational
District 101 Toastmasters
District 101 ToastmastersJanuary 26, 2021 8:49pm
Check out the latest blog on "A recipe for an Impressive Speech" #toastmastersinternational
District 101 Toastmasters
District 101 ToastmastersJanuary 25, 2021 3:57am
Pathways has been around for few years. Read this latest blog "Pathways: Skeptic to Convert" to learn why it's right time to embrace Pathways #toastmastersinternational #publicspeaking