Induction of New Members during 405th Chapter Meeting

405th Chapter Meeting (Success)

Chapter Meeting Theme: Success

Link to 405th Chapter Meeting PDF write-up

SAA Bharath prepped the audience by asking around how we would know RJ as the Toastmaster of the Eveningwe were successful. Stepping out of your comfort zone, receiving a smile from your infant child or achieving financial freedom were just a few of the answers.
As the Toastmaster of the Evening, RJ kept the audience entertained with a couple of brain games. Then Qihong went on stage to deliver his opening address supported by the Oxford dictionary definition of success as “the accomplishment of an aim or purpose”.

Prepared Speeches from the Competent Communication Manual:
Chen ChenChen Chen presenting her Project 2 and RJ were both tasked to organise their speech (P2). In her creation “Let’s take a look around us”, Chen Chen reflected on one afternoon as a volunteer in Novena Square for the Singapore Cancer Society and called upon the audience to spread acts of kindness. Meanwhile RJ reminded us via his cheeky “OCBC” message to remain positive in face of adversity: more often than not, when one door closes, another one opens!

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Group Photo 404th Chapter Meeting 11th October 2016

404th Chapter Meeting (Let’s Celebrate!)

Link to write up as a PDFLet’s Celebrate!

Meeting Theme: Let’s Celebrate!

Targets 403rd Chapter MeetingA fantastic time with Caroline as the Toastmaster of the Evening. She started the meeting in a unique way, leaded the meeting with joy and games. Superb job to Caroline!

Chiu Lin gave an inspirational opening speech about ‘The Carrot, Egg and Coffee’.

  • The carrot went in strong, hard and unrelenting. However, after being subjected to the boiling water, it softened and became weak.
  • The egg had been fragile. Its thin outer shell had protected its liquid interior, but after sitting through the boiling water, its insides became hardened.
  • The ground coffee beans were unique, however. After they were in the boiling water, the water became so much tastier.

Which one do you choose to be?

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Barbecue cum meeting 1st October 2016

Meeting cum BBQ 1st October 2016

Life is all about having a good time. Work hard, play hard and have fun! Our 1st BBQ meeting at our Club President May Teo’s residence. We had sumptuous spread of vegetarian fried rice and noodles, yummy satay, spicy stingray, BBQ chicken wings, mouth watering watermelons, juicy grapes and more. 2016100103After the BBQ session, we started our meeting with the opening and welcoming by our Club President May Teo.

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