By Deanne Durrett,Helen Blanchard
Her trip took her from basic beginnings as a instructor in a Midwest one-room college to an exhilarating lifetime of shuttle, experience and world wide management. Helen tells the tale of ways she left Nebraska to pursue a bigger existence, whole with travels as a military spouse and the demanding situations she confronted as a civilian worker of the U.S. Navy.
whilst she wanted assist in her specialist goals, Helen joined Toastmasters foreign, then a male-only association. compelled to hitch below the assumed identify, "Homer", she eventually rose to guide this association as its first lady president.
Hers is the tale of exertions, commitment, guts, smarts and friendshiip. Helen has gained the hearts of aquaintances, supervisors, co-workers -- and so much of all -- her fellow individuals of Toastmasters foreign. She prepared the ground for ladies to affix Toastmasters, to take part totally, and to dare to dream of management roles.
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Breaking the Ice by Deanne Durrett,Helen Blanchard