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Toastmasters Table Topic Ideas for Impromptu Speaking – Fortune Cookie

Saturday, November 24, 2007

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Tweet For this idea, the Tabletopics master should prepare a jar of fortune cookies. He/she can either buy ready-made fortune cookies or even bake them personally! The idea is to have each Table Topics participant pick out a fortune cookie out of the jar, and give their table topic speech on the fortune that they […]

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Toastmaster Table Topic Ideas for Impromptu Speaking – Talking From Pictures

Thursday, September 20, 2007

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Tweet This is a great idea. In our club, table topics are usually written topics on a piece of paper, but I thought, “Why don’t we use pictures for a change?” So I found some pictures off the Internet, and assigned a number to each of them. I had the table topics speakers come up […]

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Toastmaster Table Topic Ideas for Impromptu Speaking – Christmas Gifts

Sunday, September 16, 2007

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Tweet This table topic theme is great for Christmas-themed chapter meetings nearer the end of the year – not only is it fun, it helps bond members together by making their gift exchanges a really memorable one! Here’s how it goes: A member picks a wrapped gift from under the ‘tree’ (or it could be […]

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Toastmasters Table Topic Ideas for Impromptu Speaking – Crazy Colours

Sunday, September 9, 2007

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Tweet On small slips of paper write out some unusual or very descriptive colors (day-glo orange, pea green, flamingo pink etc), and on each slip, write down a question along the lines of: Tell us why you plan to paint your house this color Explain why all your clothes this summer will be in this […]

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Toastmasters Table Topic Ideas for Impromptu Speaking – Fortune Cookie

Friday, September 7, 2007

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Tweet Have the speaker pick a fortune cookie and use the “fortune” as the topic to talk about. As a plus point, the speaker can eat the cookie after the speech too! Tags: Public Speaking, Toastmasters

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Toastmasters Table Topic Ideas for Impromptu Speaking – Scented Cotton Wool

Monday, September 3, 2007

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Tweet Hand out small plastic containers with cotton wool soaked in a scent – dettol, perfume, etc. Then ask the table topic participants what memories the scent evoked. Tags: Public Speaking, Toastmasters

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