Monthly Archives: May 2015

Meeting Synopsis: May 26, 2015: Captivating Customer-Communication Workshop


Theme: Captivating Customer-Communication Workshop 

Bests: None. No voting.

Role substitutions: None

Guest(s): Daisy Pongrakthai, Adena Sabins, Nikole Orcutt-Morrison

Word of the Day:

Unprepossessing: adjective
not particularly attractive or appealing to the eye.
“despite his unprepossessing appearance he had an animal magnetism”


Meeting Synopsis: May 12, 2015


SummerSkedTheme: n/a


Best Speaker: Jan Greco

Best Table Topics: Joe Greco

Best Evaluator: Joe Greco

Role substitutions: Kathy Hansen for Trace Brookeover as General Evaluator


Cyrus Murphy, Suzanne Chambers, Adena Sabins, Mike ____

Word of the Day:



continue in a course of action even in the face of difficulty or with little or no prospect of success.
“his family persevered with his treatment”

synonyms: persist, continue, carry on, go on, keep on, keep going, struggle on, hammer away, be persistent, be determined, see/follow something through, keep at it, press on/ahead, not take no for an answer, be tenacious, stand one’s ground, stand fast/firm, hold on, go the distance, stay the course, plod on, stop at nothing, leave no stone unturned; informal: soldier on, hang on, plug away, stick to one’s guns, stick it out, hang in there

“she will persevere regardless of the obstacles”

Meeting Synopsis: May 5, 2015



Theme: Officer Elections


Best Speaker: Linda Murphy

Best Table Topics: Joe Greco

Best Evaluator: Joe Greco

Role substitutions: Cyrus Murphy for Suzanne Chambers as Ah/Vote Counter


Cyrus Murphy, Suzanne Chambers

Word of the Day:



a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves making things by hand.

synonyms: craftsman, craftswoman, craftsperson; More (of food or drink) made in a traditional or non-mechanized way using high-quality ingredients.

“local artisan cheeses”

2015-2016 Officers Elected

Your 2015-2016 Club Officers, elected May 5, 2015: