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Tech Mahindra Ltd.

1st Floor, 401 Grafton Gate

Milton Keynes

MK9 1AT

United Kingdom

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Come and join us to learn how to prepare, structure and deliver your argument in a formal debate. A Toastmasters meeting with a difference.

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What is a good debate?

If a proper debate is to add value to a problem that needs a solution then there are minimum standards that we should expect:

• Relevant rational arguments

• Use of reliable evidence

• Being able to convince others of the truths

• An allowance for cross-examination

Outcome

Debating is essentially a tool for decision making.

Once the arguments have been made and the truths have been tested then we should, on balance, be able to make a good decision.

What to Expect

Hone your communication skills and improve your leadership abilities:

• Work in teams rather than as Toastmaster individuals

• Learn to argue points you would not ordinarily agree with

• Think on your feet in order to refute the opposing arguments

• Being able to respond to your own arguments being attacked

• Enhance your active listening skills

• Learn how to focus and respond under pressure and within strict time limits

New Skills

• Constructing persuasive arguments

• Spotting *logical fallacies

• Getting to the heart of issues under discussion

• Winning the arguments while keeping the audience on your side

Enhancing Your Career

“I now submit my proposals after I have considered the downsides and alternatives”

- Lindsey Stout, Verizon Speakers

Location is Tech Mahindra, 1st Floor, 401 Grafton Gate · Milton Keynes

Kindly hosted by Paul Imre

@i_paul

www.imre.uk

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