A magical evening at the Erba-Spitze

Passing ships, guests from Brussels, sunsets, umbrellas and great food We were really lucky last night for our picnic meeting at the Erba-Spitze. Yes, it did rain for a bit during the evaluations, but for the best part of the evening the weather was great. The company was too. Everybody brought delicious goodies, we heard

Beermaster?

The next step up from cakemaster is what? Beermaster what else! If this has been a question you have been asking yourself – here is your answer. We had a hilarious meeting at Bamberg Toastmasters last night. And mind you, the beer was non-alcoholic. Our meeting theme was “Emotions and the World Cup”. The word

Soft Skills at Bamberg Toastmasters

Join a terrific team at Bamberg Toastmasters! Employers and assessment centers alike are increasingly looking for soft skills in today’s workforce, i.e. social skills, communication skills and collaboration skills. Yes, Toastmasters is about public speaking. You will learn how to speak with confidence and get your ideas across. But that’s not all. Bamberg Toastmasters is

Ice Ice Baby!

Break the ice! The Ice-Breaker is the name of the very first speech you give at Toastmasters. After you join you choose a path in the Toastmasters Education Programme Pathways and you start working on your first project. Want to see what it looks like? Click here. Ideally you work together with your mentor, whom

Impromptu speeches at Galgenhügel

On Sunday May 6th Bamberg Toastmasters went on a Grand Day Out to Fränkische Schweiz. We spent a wonderful hiking tour in and around Aufseß. But if you know Toastmasters, you will also know that they just can’t keep their mouths shut, so of course we had to include a public speaking session. The location

Goodies at Bamberg Toastmasters

Summer is approaching and with this we have planned some extra goodies. This weekend will feature our hiking tour through lovely Aufseß valley. We will report in our blog next week on how it went. There will be the enjoyable walk and the stopover in the Gasthof, however we wouldn’t be Toastmasters if there were

One Year since our Launch Meeting

Happy Anniversary Bamberg Toastmasters I can’t believe that it’s already one year since Bamberg Toastmasters appeared on the scene. We had our very first meeting at the end of March upstairs in Ahörnla (we have since moved to a quieter spot, find out where). Time to take stock One year has passed– I guess it’s

Speeches to Enjoy – The Power of Words

Speech contests are a Toastmasters tradition. Each year thousands of Toastmasters compete in the Humorous, Evaluation, Tall Tales, Table Topics and International speech contests. Competition begins with club contests (in Bamberg the club contest will start on Monday, 26th February, at 7.30 pm in Stadtteilzentrum Starkenfeld, Katzheimerstr. 3, 96050 Bamberg) and winners continue competing through