I joined Toastmasters a few months ago.
The Toastmasters’ mission is “To empower individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.”
I have really enjoyed getting a bit more out of my comfort zone as a public speaker. By now, you should realize my chosen medium of communication is the written word. What you don’t know is I have plans to take my writing on the road in the near future.
On August 5th of this year, I’ll be giving a one-hour workshop at the Mississippi Office of Highway Safety conference in Biloxi, Mississippi. The title of the workshop is “The Anatomy of a Traffic Stop”. The short seven minute video below is a brief snippet of that workshop.
In it, I tell you about the worst day of my law enforcement career.
(Before I get hate mail about the portrait view, let me explain. The Wife periscoped the talk live and Periscope requires that view.)
If you’ve ever wanted to improve your confidence and leadership skills through public speaking, I can’t encourage you enough to look up your local Toastmasters club and get involved!
I am looking to increase my public speaking experience, so if you know of any opportunities, please connect with me!
And most importantly, for my brothers and sisters in blue, don’t forget: