Speakerpreneur Toastmasters and The Nussbaum Center to host Speechcraft

ImageImageGREENSBORO, NC – (March 28, 2013) – Speakerpreneur Toastmasters Club #1407099, in partnership with The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship, will be holding its semi-annual Speechcraft Workshop. The Speechcraft will be held Wednesday, April 3, 2013 – April 4, 2013, from 9:00am – 1:00pm each day. The event will be held at The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship located at1451 South-Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27406. The cost of this 2-day workshop is $35 and includes morning refreshments, lunch and materials. 


A Speechcraft is a series of short, practical courses in public speaking for members of the public looking get over their fear of public speaking—becoming a better speaker, thinking, listener and leader. Attendees will be a part of a learning, supportive and friendly environment. This will also be an opportunity to meet new people, network, while learning about Toastmasters and The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship.


In addition, attendees of this Speechcraft will:

  • Gain confidence when speaking in public, giving presentations, and at job interviews
  • Develop communication, language and listening skills
  • Learn how to clarify your thoughts quickly and use body language and visual aids effectively
  • Advance your social skills and improve your confidence when meeting new situations
  • Improve your job promotion prospects


In addition to having the opportunity to give 2-3 speeches, attendees will hear speeches from Speakerpreneur Toastmasters officers and the CEO of The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship, Sam Funchess.


The action packed, interactive sessions will include Table Topics, which will allow attendees to give impromptu speeches on various subjects.  There will be a chance to join Toastmasters during the Speechcraft and any speeches performed during that workshop will go towards the Toastmasters Program and the Competent Leadership award.


About Speakerpreneur Toastmasters

Speakerpreneur Toastmasters is located in Greensboro, NC and is housed and sponsored by The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship. The club, a division of Toastmasters International, was chartered in March 2010 and is (although not limited to) compromised of 75% entrepreneurs.  Speakerpreneur Toastmasters is open to the public and meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday, from 12:00pm – 1:15pm at The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship. For more information on membership, please contact Terrie Booker at terriebooker@gmail.com, Speakerpreneur@gmail.com or visit www.speakerpreneur.org.


About Toastmasters International

Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The organization has more than 260,000 members in over 12,500 clubs in 113 countries. Since its founding in October 1924, by Ralph Smedley, the organization has helped millions of men and women make presentations with poise and confidence. For more information, please visit www.toastmasters.org.


About The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship

Founded in 1987, The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. is a private non-profit organization. The mission is to enhance economic development in Greensboro and the surrounding area. The organization is the largest small business incubator in North Carolina and is designed to support non-retail, new or emerging businesses. The center offers modestly priced office space, services, and houses the GTCC Small Business Center. For more information, please visit www.nussbaumcfe.com.




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