Public Speaking Club
Changemakers is a place where we learn how to talk so everyone would listen
At Changemakers you can:
Improve your public speaking skills
Develop and practice communication skills in the safe, supportive environment of your club, working through projects and assignments that enable you to build real–world skills in a variety of disciplines:
Experiential learning – By giving speeches and fulfilling leadership roles, you practice and improve.
Peer feedback – Grow and improve through honest and supportive peer evaluation.
Mentoring – Experienced mentors encourage, guide and support you in your goals and help you to achieve more than you thought possible.
Self-paced program – Develop skills at your own pace and comfort level.
Build leadership skills
Do you desire to achieve your highest potential as leader? Members can develop their skills both inside and outside of the club environment by participating in advanced programs and workshops, as well as leadership and volunteer opportunities:
Club officer - Take one of various leader roles in the club. Develop your skills in such fields as PR or working with members.
Area / District officer - Work on the level of Europe, overseeing and managing day-to-day operations, finances, and human resources.
Advanced Leader Program - Projects offering instruction and practice in such vital leadership areas as developing a vision, goal-setting and planning, developing plans and strategies, and team-building.
Every meeting consists of 3 parts:
5-7 minutes speeches
We have 2-3 speakers, that present their prepared speeches, according to the project they are working on. It can be practicing vocal variety, use of gestures and many others.
Table Topics Session
1-2 minutes speeches
This is impromptu session. The master of the session prepare questions and everyone has the opportunity to answer them. Perfect for developing your public speaking skills.
2-3 minutes evaluations
Every speaker receive constructive and positive feedback to help improve their skills. Also we have special technical evaluators, who give feedback on grammar and timing.
How to find us
When: every Tuesday at 19:00.
Where: 92-94 Dmytrivska Str, Kyiv School of Economics (10 minutes walk from Lukyanivska subway station).
Everyone is welcome to become our guest or member.
Visiting the club for guests is free!