Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Final meeting for the term 2015/16 and Installation night on 30 June 2016

Chan Yew Choong, ACB
Dear Toastmasters and friends,

Our next meeting is this Thursday, 30th June 2016.

The Toastmasters of the Evening is Chan Yew Choong, ACB. He is also our current VP Education.

Date: 30 June 2016
Time: 740pm. Light dinner starts at 715pm.
Venue: Room 1.05,
             KDU College Damansara Jaya, PJ

You will have a chance to witness the installation of the EXCO team for term 2016/2017 too. See you there!

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Meeting + Leadership Forum on 16th June 2016 - Successfully executed

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Photographs of the meeting are available in our Facebook page below;

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Meeting + Leadership Forum on 16th June 2016 - Details & Program included

Dear D'Utama Toastmasters and friends,

Our next Regular Meeting + Leadership forum will be on 16 June 2016 (Thursday) at our regular venue of Room 1.05 Kolej Damansara Utama, starting from 7:30PM to 10:30PM.

The meeting program can be downloaded by clicking here.

Message from the Toastmaster of the Evening;
Calling ALL members and friends of D'Utama to come and join this Thursday’s Regular Meeting and Leadership Forum, it will be a whole new learning experience and we are all there to share, learn and hone our communication and leadership skills, whether as a role player or just as an attendee without taking up a role. Please also help to promote the meeting/forum by spreading the news and invite your friends, colleagues & family members to join us this Thursday. Thank you very much and see you on Thursday

Meeting Theme: Walk the Talk, Leadership by Example
The Cast (as of 14 June 2016):
Toastmaster of The Evening (TME)
: Gan Teong Hock, DTM
ASA1 (registration) : Tanya Tan, CC
ASA2 (call meeting to order) : VK Choong, CC
Teh Tarik for the Soul (Invocation) :
Ryan Tang
Table Topics Master : Kris Sonsin, CC
Table Topics Evaluator : Chan Yew Choong, ACB
Ah Counter : Jamaine Loo
Time Keeper : Geena Poon
Language Evaluator : Steven Lai, CC, CL
General Evaluator : Vijayakumar, ATMS (Murdoch Southsiders In Perth Toastmasters Club, Australia)

Assignment Speakers Project # Evaluators
1. Azlan Hateem CC#6 (Vocal Variety) G Siva, DTM
2. Ruth Ting CC#10 (Inspire Your Audience) Chai Wen Lee, ACB, CL
3. Amonre Chew, CC AC The Entertaining Speaker #2 
(Resources for Entertainment)
Grace Loh, ACS, ALB (KPMG Toastmasters Club)

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Moderator / Facilitator
: Soh Fong Wai, DTM
Forum Speakers Topic Speech Title
1. Lim Bing Yee, ACS Listening "Listen With Your Eyes, Ears And Heart"
2. Johnson Yike, DTM Giving Feedback "I Think..."
3. Tan Lay Theng, ACB ALS Planning "Begin With The End In Mind"

For D’Utama friends and guests, if you want to know more about us, please visit our Facebook page and/or blog page ( We look forward to welcome you as part of our D'Utama family.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Leadership Forum on 16th June 2016 by Soh Fong Wai, DTM

Toastmasters Leadership Forum
Want to learn how to become a great leader?
Great leaders Plan, Listen and Give Feedback.

Date: 16th June 2016 (Thursday)
Time: 7:30PM (light dinner starts at 7PM)
Venue: Kolej Damansara Utama (KDU) Room #1.05, Damansara Jaya (map)
Fee: RM10 for D'Utama TMC club members | RM15 for Guest
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Facilitator: Soh Fong Wai, DTM
Master in Accountancy and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Strathclyde University, UK. Awarded two Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM) in 2008 and 2013. He loves the Toastmasters Leadership program and had personally benefited while serving as Club President, Area Governor, Club Mentor and Club Sponsor. During his term as Division W Governor, he served the largest division which had 40 clubs and more than 1000 members. He believed facilitation skills are essential for his Division Governor's role as well as for his business. He loves the Advanced Communication manual, Facilitation Discussion and actively shares with Toastmasters members the practical application of the manual.

The Presenters...
Tan Lay Theng, ACB ALS

Lay Theng joined Friendship Toastmasters Club in 2004. Her main objective then was to improve communication skills, especially public speaking. Over the years, she has assumed various leadership roles in Toastmasters. In her role as as Club President, Area Governor, Division Governor, and Toastmasters Leadership Institute (TLI) Chair, and in chartering and supporting new clubs. She discovered the power of Toastmasters programme in providing her the opportunity to enhance critical leadership skills. Lay Theng will be please to share her insights, especially how planning and implementation skills have helped her in fulling greater responsibilities in her life.

Lim Bing Yee, ACS

Bing Yee has been a Toastmaster for 20 years. She is a teacher by profession and has taught in various international schools in Kuala Lumpur and New Zealand. She has gained an immense degree of satisfaction contributing her time to Bird Conversation projects, under the umbrella of the Malaysian Nature Society.

Johnson Yike, DTM

Johnson joined the Toastmasters organization back in 2005 and has served in various club executive committee, and district positions. Professionally, he has worked for over 15 years in various industry such as Information Technology (IT), Telecommunications and Business Outsourcing, primarily in the field of Project Management. Academically, he has a Masters of Information System and several industry related professional certifications. In leading and managing projects & teams, Johnson strongly believes that feedback plays a crucial role in understanding and delivering customers' need while synergizing the teams' characteristics and capabilities.

           Seats are limited. Please kindly RSVP by clicking HERE


Seats are limited. Please kindly RSVP by clicking HERE  

2 June 2016 - The Little Things That Matters

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