Tuesday, July 04, 2006

Graduation Speech at Engineers Workshop

A CTM graduation speech today was delivered by Les Aquino to cap the meeting in the Engineers Presentation Skills Workshop. The Engineers' Workshop was envisioned to help ON Semiconductor engineers in English proficiency as well as general presentation skills. Club Toastmasters Dr. Noy, Dan Benig, Gerry Ong, Mic Tuason and Roxy Borromeo as well as the engineers' supervisors helped in the coaching and mentoring.

In attendance in today's meeting were Gerry Ong, Mic Tuason, Dr. Noy Josef, Doris Asis, Leo Lim, Elvis Abellera, Ana Dichoso, Dino Pasturan and other engineers. Les' speech, entitled "In the Eyes of a Child, A Vision of Hope" was evaluated by Dr. Noy. The speech is #10 in the basic manual - "Inspire Your Audience". His speech described his personal experiences with the Worldvision program. Worldvision is an international organization with a goal of sponsoring children's education worldwide.

Later in the evening, Les and Dr. Noy attended the club meeting of the Kimberly-Clark Phils. in San Pedro, Laguna. Other guests attending the club meeting included AreaGov. Carina "Bobbie" Galang and Edu. Dr. Noy evaluated the Table Topics and was the General Evaluator while Les evaluated the second prepared speaker Machu Tavaranza.