Author Archives: PV174 Admin

New Officer Board 04-Jan-2016

July to December 2015 was fun!  It was a great term and we learned a few lessons.  Our Area D3 Director Yuko Oshimo presided over our induction ceremony. The new officers for the next 6 months are:

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A Change of Venue (this evening only)

Good Evening Fellow Toastmasters and friends! As it happens from time to time, our club was displaced this evening from our usual back room in Coco’s in Rancho Palos Verdes (on Western).  We were informed by the management of Coco’s … Continue reading

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Club OpenHouse! May 18, 2015

Come one, come all.  Friends, we are having a club open house on May 18th at Coco’s Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. Doors will open at 645pm. Bring a non-Toastmaster guest and win a door prize too! There will be complimentary … Continue reading

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Google Calendar Primer for Peninsula 174 Members

Greetings fellow Toasties! Hope you’re well. I have a treat for your learning pleasure this week! I have recently created a video demonstrating HOW AND WHY to use our Google Apps calendar for your event within the club. To me, … Continue reading

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Steve Weltman Bio

Steve Weltman, CISSP President, Founder, Chief Technology Officer of Absolute Network Solutions, Inc Professional Background Technology Visionary; Business Focused; Solution Oriented Steve’s career began in service to our nation as an electronics technician in the US Navy (1987 to 1995). He … Continue reading

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Twitter for PV174

Greetings Fellow Toastmasters and our Honored guests…. Technology is a wonderful thing.  So many of you are learning to adopt various online software such as LinkedIn for professional networking, Twitter for microblogging, Facebook for sharing your personal details with friends … Continue reading

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Dec 3, 2012 Good Books

The Word of the Day for this meeting was ‘Publish.’ And it went very well with our theme, which was “Good Books.” There’s a helpful idea: When choosing the Word of Day we can relate it back to the theme … Continue reading

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November 26, 2012 – Families

Last night we had a really good meeting. The theme was Families. Veronica was our Table Topics Master for the first time and she did an excellent job with the questions.   We also announced the new officers for our next … Continue reading

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I’m the Table Topics Master… Now what?!

So you are now the Table Topics Master. Here are a few helpful tips to successfully fufill the role  1. Before the meeting you should prepare 25-30 questions RELATED to the THEME of the meeting. If the theme of the … Continue reading

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How to Make a Proper Introduction

If you are the Table Topics Master, the General Evaluator, an Evaluator, or the Speaker, you are required to give an introduction to the Toastmaster or the General Evaluator. How do I write an introduction?  Your introduction is a one … Continue reading

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