Bob Ferguson is a member of Toastmasters International. He has been an Aerospace Engineer for 40 years, most of it spent running technical teams on aviation or spacecraft projects. He now splits his time between his engineering work and developing communication and leadership skills in young engineers. Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. Headquartered in Rancho santa Margarita, California, the organization’s membership exceeds 313,000 in more than 14,650 clubs in 126 countries. since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people of all backgrounds become more confident in front of an audience. There are nearly 300 clubs in the uK and Ireland with over 7,000 members. To find your local club: www.toastmasters.org. Follow @ToastmastersUKI on Twitter. For Toastmasters in the UK: www.toastmasters.org.uk. For Toastmasters in Ireland: www.toastmasters.ie.