Are you a loser too?

What do you do when your last speech didn’t go the way you thought it should?

Do you consider quitting Toastmasters never to return? Did you forget your dreams of public speaking? Did you just feel bad?

Think how bad Jock Elliot felt when he lost in the International Speech Contest for the sixth time.

A Toastmaster since 1975 Jock just wasn’t able to overcome that last hurtle: Winning the International.

That is, until this year in Las Vegas, the 64-year-old public speaker would do something he’d never done before.

Here’s a link to the article that appeared this morning in The New York Times Magazine.

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