Personally and professionally
We seek happiness in all that we do and hate it when things go drastically wrong. Yet, the latter are the real opportunities (disguised as otherwise) that could be relished. To relish them you first need to survive them. To survive them you need resilience.
Target Audience: Members, club officers and persons in leadership positions can all gain.
Roderick K Grech is an unusual brand of a speaker. He is a professional Certified Accountant and an MBA graduate working for 20 years as a business consultant, specializing in finance. As Vice President Membership, Toastmasters Malta more than doubled its members and eventually became chartered. Later as President, he spearheaded the club to organize its first speech competition 3 years ago. Roderick is a natural leader and motivator for people seeking to unlock their potential. He has a passion for bringing about the best version of oneself- a subject he researches avidly. Living on the island of Malta, Roderick is a husband and a father of two, he is a paraglider pilot, sailor, mono cyclist and has a tortoise as a pet. He is also a part time taxi driver for his kids. If you challenge him at chess he’ll let you win. But tell him “you can’t” and he will.
Fav Quote: ‘Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.’ Theodore Roosevelt
Fav Song: ‘The show must go on’ by Queen