family history blog

Sense of Place!

Journal Prompt “What lessons did your ancestors leave that you...... Read more

Family History Preserved: Webinar Series

Webinar 1: Shortcuts, tools and strategies Webinar Series - three...... Read more

My Story

Journal prompt: what was it was like for your ancestors...... Read more

Getting all my ducks in a row!

Journal prompt: What opportunities has an enforced ‘change of routine’...... Read more

Post your Blog Stories

Lesson 6: Upload content, illustrate and publish Once you have...... Read more

Write your Family History Blog Posts

As I get ready to write my Family History stories...... Read more

Plan Family History Blog Posts

Lesson 3: Blog Planning Tools Plain and Simple: your diary...... Read more

Family History Magic

I am interrupting this broadcast ( ... the Blogging in...... Read more

Explore Family History Blogs

Exploring Family History Blogs is a great first step in...... Read more

Create a Family History Blog

A little bit of background information! Years ago I began...... Read more

Head Space!

My challenge in July is to change my 'head space'...... Read more

Heart Place!

If I could wrap up my feelings of the last...... Read more

2020 Vision in Hindsight!

Club Executive Role During 2019 (July - December) and 2020...... Read more

DTM project: D73 Pathways Coordinator

My journey for this project! I was appointed Pathways Coordinator...... Read more

Diary of an Online Toastmaster: Revisited

Moving Meetings Online Training I have been deep into online...... Read more

Diary of an Online Toastmaster

Wednesday 18 March 2020 I attended my Indigo Speakers club...... Read more

How to get your club meetings online!

Some years back I created a simple free ecourse on...... Read more

Toastmasters: Plan your Meetings in Zoom

Virtual Meetings The recent Corona Virus Pandemic has impacted on...... Read more

Roadblocks on your Path!

Do you need inspiration? Several weeks have just flown by...... Read more

Anam Cara: turning point!

Reality bites sometimes when you least expect it. You know...... Read more

Episode 2: Seven Essential Ingredients

In Episode 1 we considered how to choose the story...... Read more

Episode 1: How to choose your story?

Digital Storytelling Online helps you to create a Digital Story...... Read more

Digital Storytelling Tips

Are you a family history storyteller? Do you tell digital...... Read more

Pathways Updates Podcast: Episode 1

Base Camp Changes Members will now be able to view...... Read more

Breaking News: Base Camp Updates

UPDATES TO BASE CAMP: You can now view the projects...... Read more

Pathways Orientation

What would you include in a Pathways Orientation for Toastmasters...... Read more

Shape up for Pathways Excellence

A positive approach! Pathways is our Educational system and it...... Read more

Level 4 Elective: Write a Compelling Blog

The journey so far This project was my favourite from...... Read more

Pathways in July: Motivate Others

What a month of frenetic activity around Pathways as club...... Read more

Reflections: D73 Team Pathways

How have you progressed in your Pathways journey(s)? I have...... Read more

Toastmasters in the Cloud

Thousands of Toastmasters across the globe have been 'walking the...... Read more

Mentoring Pathways Champions

Recently I was asked 'what strategies are employed in your...... Read more

What’s New in Pathways Resources?

What do you need right now to help other club...... Read more

RPL and the Electives

No, this is not the name of a new music...... Read more

Guide on the Side

Are you looking for that essential 'guide on the side'?...... Read more

Personal Eportfolio: Pathways Achievements

  Pathways Badges In the Pathways program you receive badges when...... Read more

Reflect on your Path

This week I have been reflecting on my progress in...... Read more

Track Pathways Progress in easy-Speak

Are you looking for an easy method of tracking your...... Read more

Points to Ponder: accessing records in Pathways!

Annual Pathways Achievements: comparisons in your District Okay things are...... Read more

Are you prepared?

When you plan for a trip away, these are the...... Read more

What do you need the most?

Preparing for the D73 Club Leadership Training workshop this week,...... Read more

Pathways Conversations with Julie: Week 2

Dear Julie, My best memory as a Pathways Guide is...... Read more

Pathways conversations with Julie!

Dear Readers, I have been following Julie's journey in Pathways...... Read more

Tools for your Path

PowerPoint This Microsoft tool has become a clear winner for...... Read more

Where to go to find help!

Recently I read about the Top Ten Tools for 2018...... Read more

My Story: where has Pathways led me?

It began for me, about a year ago. The PQD...... Read more

Changing needs of Toastmasters in Pathways!

Prior to starting Pathways, Toastmasters are keen to know about...... Read more

Blogging from Mars: a MOOC for Pathways!

'Keep the end in mind' - wise words from Chew...... Read more

Keep it Basic in your Camp!

Base Camp Managers! Are you a President, VP Education or...... Read more

Leadership Style: lessons learned

Toastmasters, what do YOU do when you are building a...... Read more

How to succeed in your Path!

Congratulations if you have chosen your Path at Base Camp....... Read more

VSS: Club Leadership Training Online

Virtual Support Sessions: VSS for Pathways Pathways Guides across the...... Read more

Full Circle: HPL completes first Path

... an HPL, a collaborative project, and a magnificent learning...... Read more

Why would you join an Online Club?

Lessons Learned - two years on ... Online Clubs first...... Read more

Voluntary Champions

Have you been challenged in your Toastmaster journey recently? Did...... Read more

Pathways with George #3

Planning Ahead: short term George has begun his journey in...... Read more

Embracing Change through Networking!

We interrupt the continuing stories of Pathways and its heroes,...... Read more

Pathways with George #2

Chapter 2: George Chooses a Path This month George is...... Read more

Pathways with George

Preface: George is a returning Toastmaster and he wants to...... Read more

Mission Impossible #2

Sequel: ‘Game of Pathways Guides‘ The story continues in G....... Read more

Mission Impossible #1

Excerpts from 'Online Pathways Guides Adventures'. The story begins in...... Read more

Follow the Yellow Brick Road …

Reflections of a Path Reflections on my journey in the...... Read more

Chapter 12: Pathways Guide Return Journey

Destination in sight! All visits completed (well except for one...... Read more

Chapter 11: Champions of Relearning

Learn Unlearn Relearn All great campaigns for change involve the...... Read more

Chapter 10: Embedding Pathways 

Oath of the Pathways Warriors! Acclamation for the new way...... Read more

Chapter 9: Pearls of Guidance

Base Camp Support Pathways Guides across the world perform a...... Read more

Chapter 8: The Hunt for Zoom Gold

The path to the Palace of Zoom is paved with...... Read more

Chapter 7: Palaces of Zoom

Meetups in the Cloud! The Pathways warriors have sailed the...... Read more

Chapter 6: Finding the Magic Elixirs

My explorations of the chamber, and the many rooms in...... Read more

Chapter 5: Entering the Chamber

The Great Rollout Arrives! Trumpets loudly proclaim the arrival of...... Read more

Chapter 4: Approaching the Sacred Chamber

Beyond the Information Gap! Meanwhile, in the kingdom of 'far,...... Read more

Chapter 3: Tests and Allies

In a remote corner of North East Outland I gathered...... Read more

Chapter 2: Enlightenment

Meeting more Mentors The vision beyond the gateway to Base...... Read more

Voyage of a Pathways Guide

Chapter 1: Call to Adventure [caption id="attachment_2930" align="alignleft" width="300"] Source[/caption]...... Read more

Pathways Virtual Support Sessions 2018

The Virtual Support Sessions for Base Camp Manager and other...... Read more

Stage Four: Pathways Support with VSS

During the months of December, January and February, I will...... Read more

Stage Three: Virtual Support Sessions

Reflections of a Pathways Guide I have been in planning...... Read more

Pathways Express Gathers Steam!

Pathways Guide Reflections Stage Two: October Presentations Getting ready to...... Read more

Getting on board the Pathways Express!

Pathways Guide Reflections! Stage One: September self-paced learning During September...... Read more

Conventional Matters

This week, Toastmasters from across the world, are celebrating the...... Read more

easy-speak training strategies

https://www.smore.com/uqeyd-easy-speak-help-desk?embed=1 I have been focussed on providing a variety of...... Read more

Zooming into Online Club Meetings

You have just received an invitation to join a Zoom...... Read more

Empowerment

How to develop an Online Training culture in your Toastmasters Clubs An...... Read more

New Series: Network Centred Collaboration!

This month I am focusing on the benefits of Online...... Read more

Trialling a New Course: Starting an Online Club

I have begun to construct a Thinkific short course for...... Read more

future of online clubs … call to action

What can you do to make a difference in the...... Read more

Online Club Leadership Training

You cannot do that! Why not? It is not yet...... Read more

Online Toastmasters: Curious?

Since March 2016 the number of Online Clubs in the...... Read more

MICROTRAINING: ONLINE CONNECTIVISM FOR TOASTMASTERS

My passion is for designing effective online training for learners....... Read more

Online Alliance

The Online Club phenomenon is travelling at the speed of...... Read more

… in the galaxy U, far, far away …

  The Firebirds burst onto the scene, resplendent in their...... Read more

Harvesting Online Training Resources: Contests

Club Contests How do you prepare for land based Club or...... Read more

Change of Focus: Online Training

As I move into the realm of online training for...... Read more

Club Promotions with easy-Speak

Did you know that the front Home page of your site...... Read more

Control Panel in easy-Speak

Drivers Start Your Engines! Effective administration of your easy-Speak site...... Read more

Managing Online Clubs with easy-Speak

My focus this week has been on helping and advising...... Read more

Facilitating Online Toastmaster Meetings

In this week's post I will focus on 'how to...... Read more

Social Media Presence for Online Clubs

Social Media Presence In this chapter I am focusing on the...... Read more

Managing Meetings Online

Let's take a deeper look at how to manage your Toastmaster...... Read more

Select and Trial Online Meeting Spaces!

In this post I will cut straight to the chase...... Read more

Preparation for Online Clubs

Let's start with the FOUR recommended steps for Preparing for...... Read more

Preliminary Feasibility Study!

In my previous post on Starting an Online Club,  I...... Read more

Starting an Online Club: sequential steps

In recent social media discussions with other online Toastmasters, we...... Read more

First blog post

Welcome to Toasted Training Online! This blog has been created...... Read more