Monthly Archives: January 2013

I Have a Dream – Toastmasters Meeting 1/23/13

Aloha DBA Toastmasters, Last week, Toastmaster Wen He led our meeting that he themed, “I Have a Dream.”  Our members shared their dreams, which ranged from becoming successful in one’s career, to purchasing one’s dream home, to simply avoiding long … Continue reading

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Work Perks – Toastmasters Meeting 1/16/13

Aloha DBA Toastmasters, Last week, Toastmaster Laron Tamaye led the meeting centered on “Work Perks.”  The work environment is not only a place to conduct business, but also allows employees to live balanced lifestyles.  Different companies offer different perks.  Some … Continue reading

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I once talked myself out of (or into) _______ – Toastmasters Meeting 1/9/13

Aloha DBA Toastmasters, Last week, Toastmaster Christopher Akin led our meeting centered on the theme, “I once talked myself out of (or into) __________.”  We had a range of interesting responses including talking oneself out of a speeding ticket and … Continue reading

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The Future of Social Collaboration – Recap

Aloha fellow DBA TMs, Hope you had a restful weekend and welcome back to Hawaii Five-0 Monday! Last week I presented “The Future of Social Collaboration” in which I talked about how to use social media to improve collaboration & … Continue reading

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Welcome to a Technical Presentation: Use Social Computing to Improve Collaboration & Connections in the Enterprise

Aloha fellow DBA TMs, Social technologies are experiencing explosive growth both with consumers and in the enterprise and most CIOs agree that social media can help companies gain a competitive advantage by improving collaboration and productivity inside an organization. Today … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions: Help or Hype? – Toastmasters Meeting 1/2/2013

Aloha DBA Toastmasters, Last week, we kick-started the new year by discussing our new year’s resolutions.  Toastmaster Lani Abrigana questioned the group whether we think resolutions really help us or are they just a hype?  Despite some of our doubts … Continue reading

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