Gavin Meikle runs a communication skills training consultancy, inter-activ, and is from Toastmasters International. Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. Headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, the organization’s membership exceeds 313,000 in more than 14,650 clubs in 126 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people of all backgrounds become more confident in front of an audience. There are nearly 300 clubs in the Uk and Ireland with over 7000 members. To find your local club: www.toastmasters.org Follow @ToastmastersUKI on Twitter.