Chapter Meeting Theme: Success
SAA Bharath prepped the audience by asking around how we would know we 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 Chen 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!