UA Toastmasters Club Builds Employee Confidence, Leadership Skills
Garth Perry shows up at every UA Toastmasters Club meeting feeling a little anxious. He knows there's a chance he might be called on to face his fear of public speaking, as was the case Friday afternoon when he was asked to give an impromptu talk on the obscure topic of his most memorable Fourth of July, with only the time it took to walk from his chair to the podium to prepare.
If Perry was nervous you wouldn't have known it as he reflected with ease upon a childhood mishap involving some Roman candles and low-hanging power lines. Perhaps it was the enthusiastic applause and jovial laughter of his colleagues that helped calm his jitters. read more »