Not the Man We Want, But the President We Need

Trump haters think Trump supporters are crazy. Trump supporters think Trump haters wear blinders and express waving opinions dictated word-for-word by mainstream media. So I’m going to tell you what this conservative voter noticed about the president. In their own words I have seen and heard the same negative incidents and opinions commonly cited. But… Continue reading Not the Man We Want, But the President We Need

John Guydon: Speaking Style

https://youtu.be/CxEuHNtxe2Y John Guydon was interviewed by Senior Investigative Reporter for The Epoch Times Joshua Philipp on his Crossroads podcast (episode 73, January 22, on iTunes Podcasts). LISTEN to John Guydon interview I liked Guydon's message so I watched his short but powerful speech. Since I'm a Toastmaster, I jotted down speaker notes from his Ted… Continue reading John Guydon: Speaking Style

A Heart Full of Love: Conflict Resolution

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The last post referred to a podcast laying out tools for civilized discussion over differences. I honestly doubt that is possible most of the time. To prepare my last Toastmasters speech, I wracked my brain for how to manage conflict. Maybe you will find value in the result. This is a level 3 speech in… Continue reading A Heart Full of Love: Conflict Resolution