Virendra, Jaiprakash, Vishal, Bharat and me. Srinivas did a wonderful job as a
host. Below are the details of activities performed.
Name Repetition: With an objective to be
comfortable with your own name, everyone had to repeat their names loudly for
full 1 minute (like ‘my name is xyz’). This is helpful as I believe we tend to
stammer more on our names. Thus an activity like this helps getting comfortable
while speaking your name.
Experience Sharing: This activity provides a
platform for participants to share their feelings/experiences about any
incident (stammering or no-stammering) that happened in last week. Experience sharing
is totally voluntary; however the host ensures that everyone gets an equal
opportunity to speak.
Group Activity: We split into 2 groups each
having to give a short session, 9 minutes each (every speaker getting 3 min),
on topics ‘Mistakes to avoid in a presentation’ and ‘Things to do in a
presentation’. The information shared was indeed very helpful.
Dumb Charades: The meeting ended with a fun
activity of dumb charades. This game highlights the importance of non-verbal