Digital Communicators DCOM Club Meeting

Monday April 11, 2022

Club Mission: We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.


Nik Lakhani, DTM

VP of Education
Colette Ainscough, CC CL PM2

VP of Membership
Pam Rowley

VP of Public Relations
Pamela Benjamin, DTM

Dec Cluskey, DTM

Julian Cereceda, DTM

VP of Technology
Mar Cano, IP4

Nik Lakhani, DTM

THIS MEETING WILL BE RECORDED. Stills and excerpts from the video may be used by the club in its public relations and social media outreach.

Members and guests are encouraged to enter the room from 18:00 Dublin/London Time for an informal meet and greet and to allow time for any technical troubleshooting. We also do self introductions during this time. The meeting will officially starts at 18:30 Dublin/London Time.

Theme Of The Day

Favourite Phone Apps

Word Of The Day

6:00 PM Greeter Pam Rowley
6:30 PM Producer Nik Lakhani, DTM
Producer calls the meeting to order. The Producer manages the Zoom Room and everyone in it to ensure the show stays on schedule and deals with issues behind the scenes.
6:32 PM Presiding Officer Nik Lakhani, DTM
6:34 PM Toastmaster of the Day Colette Ainscough, CC CL PM2
6:37 PM Timer Pam Rowley
6:38 PM Grammarian Paul O’Mahony (guest)
6:40 PM Tech Tips Presenter Pamela Benjamin, DTM
6:46 PM Speaker 1 Rinku Saha
"Grow Through Learning" Engaging Humor Level 5 Demonstrating Expertise: Reflect on Your Path

green Green: 10 yellow Yellow: 11 red Red: 12

Speaker 2 Nik Lakhani, DTM
"8 Days a Week" Other Manual or Non Manual Speech: Custom Speech 3 to 5 minutes

green Green: 3 yellow Yellow: 4 red Red: 5

Speaker 3 Ben Sloyan (guest)
"A Fireside Chat" Other Manual or Non Manual Speech
Backup Speaker 1 Julian Cereceda, DTM

7:11 PM Timer report

7:12 PM Topics Master Hazel Gomes
Each Table Topics Speaker green Green: 1 yellow Yellow: 1:30 red Red: 2

7:32 PM Timer report

7:33 PM Evaluator 1 Kavita Dulai, DTM
Evaluator 2 Open
Evaluator 3 Jenny Liu (guest)
Each evaluator green Green: 2 yellow Yellow: 2:30 red Red: 3

7:41 PM Timer report

7:42 PM TMOD calls for report from Grammarian

7:46 PM General Evaluator Julian Cereceda, DTM

7:53 PM Toastmaster of the Day hands back to President or Presiding officer

7:55 PM President or Presiding officer makes announcements and closes the meeting.

8:00 PM End