Why Toastmasters

Why Toastmasters

You’ll join a community of learners, and in Toastmasters meetings we learn by doing.

Whether you’re an executive or a stay-at-home parent, a college student or a retiree, you will improve yourself; building skills to express yourself in a variety of situations.

Toastmasters is a place where you grow and develop – both personally and professionally

You’ll open up a world of new possibilities. You’ll give better work presentations, lead meetings – and participate in them – more confidently; speaking more smoothly off the cuff; even handling one-on-one interactions with family, friends and colleagues more positively.


A temporary stay as expat or student in The Netherlands is an excellent opportunity to combine your visit with developing your presentation and communication skills and discover you leadership skills as well as meeting people in The Netherlands.

English language clubs attracts members with an international community background or interest, like expats, international students, migrants, Dutch employees from international companies or universities.

Joining a Toastmasters club give you an instant social network and offers you the opportunity to get to know other people in your city. By joining a Toastmasters club you join an international oriented network.

The clubs provide an sportive, friendly and open atmosphere, and appreciation for your contribution, whether it is giving a prepared speech of offering you support to the members of the board.

Becoming a good leader

Just wait until you become a member. Before you know it you want to participate in various activities or be part of the club board. And so at Toastmasters you develop not only skills, but also your leadership skills – all in a casual, naturel way. Think of communication skills, project management skills, leadership, time management skills, social skills and more. You can use these skills in your professional career and in your personal life.

Would you like to experience all this for yourself?