Thursday, May 14, 2015

Express Workshop: The Art of Effective Evaluation (21 May 2015)

In the Toastmasters community, we recognize that “Evaluation is the breakfast for Champions”. D’Utama Toastmasters Club is proud to bring to you an express workshop on the topic of The Art of Effective Evaluation.

Evaluation is not only beneficial to Toastmasters but also to professionals & individual's development. Here are some of the benefits of being effective in evaluation;
  • It enhances our Observation skill
  • It enhances our Listening skill
  • It helps us to develop Critical Thinking and Analytical skill
  • It builds Others & Oneself when evaluation is delivered effectively.
    Venue: Room 1.05, Kolej Damansara Utama (location map)
    Date / Time: 21 May 2015 (Thursday), 7:30PM to 9:00PM

    Light refreshments will be served before the workshop commences. For us to better manage the logistic arrangements, please click here to register (Update 22 May 2015: Event completed).

    Our esteem special guest speaker is Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) Robert Ram.

    Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) Robert Ram was Division E Governor of District 51 for the Term 2012 – 2013 and his team achieved the 'President Distinguished Division' award). He is the current champion of both Humorous Speech Contest and Evaluation Speech Contest for the term 2014 – 2015. He is was also the Evaluation Speech Contest champion for term 2013 – 2014.

    District 51 Humorous Speech Champion (term 2014 - 2015)

    Professionally, Robert Ram is an Internet Marketing Consultant. He specializes in teaching real estate agents on how to attract more customers via the internet easily. His website contains useful advice on how to make money online. He is knowledgeable in PHP, Visual Basic & MySQL programming.

    A licensed auctioneer since 2000, Mr. Robert Ram is well sought after on many property related internet forums. Mr. Robert Ram pioneered the use of computer based tools for vastly improving the efficiency of real estate agents in their day to day business transactions in 1999. This novel manner of obtaining up to date & relevant property market information has challenged the traditional manner of real estate agency practices

    Public Speaking is his passion. Robert Ram has written 6 books on Public Speaking. His recent book is entitled Fearless Public Speaking.

    His website contains useful tips on how to become a successful public speaker.

    Mr. Robert Ram believes in adopting marketing strategies from other industries into his business in order to remain the market leader in his industry. He continues on his quest of ‘doing more with less’ in every aspect of his business.

    District 51 Evaluation Speech Contest (term 2014 - 2015)
    Speech by Test Speaker:
    Robert’s Champion Evaluation:

    Interested to participate? Please click here to register (Update, 22 May 2015: Event completed).

    If you have any queries, please feel to contact the Toastmaster of the Evening, Johnson Yike (jyike78(at)