Toastmasters International The Visionary Leader
Definitions <ul><li>VISION </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A mental picture of what the organization aspires to become. </li></ul></...
Vision – Example 1 <ul><li>&quot;I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade...
Vision – Example 2 <ul><li>“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will be n...
Toastmasters Vision <ul><li>Toastmasters International empowers people to achieve their full potential and realize their d...
Characteristics of a good vision <ul><li>Clear </li></ul><ul><li>Challenging (but not impossible) </li></ul><ul><li>Genera...
Crafting a Vision Statement <ul><li>What does our organization do well? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the most important thing...
Communicate the Vision <ul><li>Talk about it. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain how it will benefit others. </li></ul><ul><li>Be e...
Ask for commitment!
Revisit & update periodically
Consider creating a personal vision statement Where do you want to be in 5, 10, 20 years???
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Visioinary Leader Presentation

659

Published on

Published in: Spiritual
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
659
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
38
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Visioinary Leader Presentation

  1. 1. Toastmasters International The Visionary Leader
  2. 2. Definitions <ul><li>VISION </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A mental picture of what the organization aspires to become. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>MISSION </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How the organization will achieve its goal. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Vision – Example 1 <ul><li>&quot;I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to Earth.&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>John F. Kennedy </li></ul>
  4. 4. Vision – Example 2 <ul><li>“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will be not judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character” </li></ul><ul><li>Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Toastmasters Vision <ul><li>Toastmasters International empowers people to achieve their full potential and realize their dreams. Through our member clubs, people throughout the world can improve their communication and leadership skills, and find the courage to change. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Characteristics of a good vision <ul><li>Clear </li></ul><ul><li>Challenging (but not impossible) </li></ul><ul><li>General </li></ul><ul><li>People-oriented </li></ul><ul><li>Inspiring </li></ul><ul><li>Easily communicated </li></ul>
  7. 7. Crafting a Vision Statement <ul><li>What does our organization do well? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the most important thing we want to do? </li></ul><ul><li>What makes our organization unique or special? </li></ul><ul><li>What do we expect from our organization? </li></ul><ul><li>What makes us feel good about our organization? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Communicate the Vision <ul><li>Talk about it. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain how it will benefit others. </li></ul><ul><li>Be enthusiastic. </li></ul><ul><li>Show that you mean it. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ask for commitment!
  10. 10. Revisit & update periodically
  11. 11. Consider creating a personal vision statement Where do you want to be in 5, 10, 20 years???
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×