How To Write A Speech In 5 Minutes

J. A. Gamache

Would you like to speed up your speechwriting process? Does it feel sometimes that your ideas are not clear enough when you write a speech? During this workshop, J.A. Gamache will teach you a simple 4 steps process to organize your ideas in 5 minutes so you can craft speeches which are clear, easy to follow and really matters to the audience,



J.A. Gamache is a bilingual (French and English) speaker from Montreal, Canada. He won Toastmasters' District 61 international speech contest 14 times and once placed 3rd at the World Championship of Public Speaking. He also once was the president of Montreal's Chapter of the Canadian Association of Public Speakers (CAPS).


His book, "Jitters or not, HERE I COME! The 3 conditions to end the fear of public speaking once and for all & 77 tips to deal with what happens on stage » is available at


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Caribbean Toastmasters - District 81 presented "Story, Not Speech." 2019 Region 8 Champion and WCPS participant Faith Ellis shares her story as 2019 District and Region 8 Champion. Here, she discusses with moderator Annick Jackson the lessons learned from competing at the 2019 World Championship of Public Speaking semi-finals and the experiences gained.

This interactive recorded1-hour session was done on the 25th of November 2019. It provides important insights on how to enhance your presentations with stories, not speeches.