第一次参加头马俱乐部演讲比赛(TOASTMASTERS’ Club Speech Contest)是怎样一种体验?

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如果不是因为做了 TMair 头马俱乐部的官员,面对各种当众登台的竞赛活动,相信博主一定会躲得远远的,充其量在家看看别人的比赛直播……

其实,经常在即兴演讲环节(Table Topic)收获惊喜的博主,也期待能借着即兴演讲主持人(TTM)的提问大开脑洞,与参会的人们交流各种奇思妙想。但一想到要参加比赛,就觉得压力山大……

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尽管如此,在主席和 VPE 大人的动员下,博主还是报名参加了即兴演讲比赛。

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【演讲稿】The Ice Breaker: A Happy Thinker, Thinking About Happiness

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When you were in childhood, did you remember being asked: “What do you want to be when you grow up?”

In a past Table Topic Session I was requested to answer a similar question: “If you could make your life a story, what would you name it?” I didn’t hesitate for long and replied, “A Thinker’s Life”, because I am always curious about how our mind & emotions & consciousness could happen in this world, and how do they relate to our happiness & well-being.

Today I will talk about this a little further.

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第一次参与头马俱乐部(TOASTMASTERS)的活动是怎样一种体验?

周六的下午,在好友 Jason 的推荐下,博主终于来到了传说中的 头马俱乐部(TOASTMASTERS) 的活动现场,参加头马组织的英语演讲活动。

之所以这么说,是因为以前在一家外企工作时,听一位做商务英语培训的外教 David 提起过。David 来自英国,在中国创办了自己的培训公司。授课期间,他向我们分享了很多有趣的知识。有一次他神神秘秘地说:“有机会,我带你去参加一个叫做 TOASTMASTERS 的组织,在那里你会有不一样的体验!”,博主当时就产生了一探究竟的兴趣,只可惜阴差阳错一直未能成行…… 继续阅读“第一次参与头马俱乐部(TOASTMASTERS)的活动是怎样一种体验?”