280-Marching Ahead

Meeting no.280 was an exceptional meeting as our Ex President TM Shameema marched the meeting and first meeting for the new EXCOM. Meeting started at 7:38 pm.

Young enthusiastic Sergeant at arms TM Harsha opened the meeting reading out the Toastmaster International mission and urged the participants to refrain talking from Taboo topics of politics, religion and sex. She invited President TM Rasheed to start the meeting.

The President expressed his happiness on launching of IUTM club website. Our Area Director TM Prometheus launched the website, congratulated and wished the club. The President appreciated the good work of TM Haneef in building the website.TM Haneef explained the features of the website, future plans, member benefits , how user friendly it is and all the updates of future meeting will be published in website.

The President invited Ever Smiling TM Shameema as she surprised everyone by marching the meeting in reverse order. She called upon all the supporting team to explain their assigned roles.

Word Master of the day TM Prachi well explained and shared the word “LUCID” which means transparent, easy to understand. TM Harsha played 3 roles shared an excellent thought as not to stick to negative thoughts. She urged to smile, forgive, forget and highlighted The past is your lesson, the present is your gift and future is your motivation. AH Counter of the TM Mohamad Asif, Timer TM Sajeev Rajendran, Grammarian TM Senthil Kumar, Quiz master Shruthi who all did their role perfect.

Table Topic Master Syamlal conducted interesting Table Topics like

1. What was the most successful moment in your life & why?

2. Never let the children to play with mobile phones, your opinion.

3. If you were given a chance to choose a job for yourself, what would it be.

4. How to beat stress and  anxiety from our life, your advise.

5. The impact of social media on youth.

TM Deepak, TM Abidul Islam, TM Ketan, TM Shajahan, Guest Rabecca happily took part.

TM JayaKrishnan delivered Project 2 on “Effective Business Meetings” spoke about importance of Business meeting and shared tips like “Don’t Just Meet”, “Start early and end early” evaluated by TM Rajan Tawade.

TM Mohamad Asif delivered Project 4 on “Growing Stronger in Tough Times” said you need difficulty for success, added humors as how he considers travelling in train is like going to gym and recollected a moment he encountered with his boss and by keeping cool he ended up in 100% increment later, evaluated by TM Shajahan.

TM Kumarappan delivered  project 6 on “Leadership Qualities” as he said Leader lead by examples, inspires, take lead, share success and take responsible for failure. He quoted Leaders are not born but made evaluated by TM Rasheed.

TM ALok Mishra delivered Project 6 on “The Little Prince” spoke about child’s imagination, gave example of personal experience with his son used picture material to strengthen the speech, evaluated by TM Namratha.

TM Ketan delivered Advance Project 2 on “3D printing” explained different types, applications of 3D printing using slides, evaluated by TM Abidul Islam.

General evaluation by TM Saurabh gave a glimpse of the meeting with some positive suggestions. He also pointed out some of the things which needs attention like during Table Topic, Table Topic Master has to read the topic first later the speaker should start his speech.

TM Shameema concluded with her role and handed over the stage to President. TM Rasheed thanked and well appreciated for doing a fabulous job as a TME and closed the meeting.

Dinner served at 9:38pm.

Best Table Topic: TM Abidul Islam

Best Speaker       : TM Alok Mishra

Best Evaluator    : TM Shajahan

No. of attendees  : 22

Date                      :  9.7.2017

Next Meeting      : 23.7.2017

Congratulations to winners and all the role players.