Before you know it, the International Speech contest season will be here. Competitors across the district will prepare to bring their best speech to the contests.
Do you know where to begin? Do you know how to achieve contest success?
Wouldn’t it be great if there were some way to get on the fast track? Well, there is…
On Saturday, January 25, 2014 in Longview, TX, Jim Key will facilitate YOUR Speech Contest Advantage. This three-hour workshop covers everything from topic selection to writing and delivery tips, and includes an extensive Q&A session led by someone with an unequaled track record of success in the contests*.
You will walk away with practical ideas and a head start toward your own success in the contest.
If you’re not competing this season, you still owe it to yourself to attend. After all, there’s no expiration date on the information you’ll receive in this workshop!
When: 9 am – 12 noon
Where: First United Methodist Church (400 N Fredonia St, Longview TX 75601)
Registration: is required. Click here to sign up.
Why is Jim qualified to teach this workshop?
* Jim Key was District 50’s Humorous Speech Champion in 2000. He went on to compete in the International Speech contest. Jim was the first person to ever make it to the World Championships of Public Speaking in three consecutive years, where he finished as the first runner-up in 2001 and 2002, before taking the top award and the title “World Champion of Public Speaking” in 2003. Since then, he has coached and mentored scores of competitors, including several Finalists and two subsequent World Champions.