General Order of Meeting

Brunswick LeTip General Membership Meeting

Arrival time is 7:00am – informal mingling until official meeting start.

  1. 7:30am Call Meeting to Order

  2. Pledge of Allegiance

  3. LeTip Creed (read):

    • LeTip is a professional organization of men and women dedicated to the highest standards of competence and service. Our purpose is the exchange of business tips. Members will, at all times, maintain the highest professional integrity. Each business category is represented by one member and conflicts of interest are disallowed.

  4. Introduce Yourself and all other officers stand and introduce themselves.

  5. Tipmaster reads the definition of a TIP

  6. Introduction of Guest(s) – Each guest shall give a 30 second commercial.

  7. Pass business cards to the LEFT.

  8. Program Director Introduces Speaker (timed by Sergeant-at-Arms 8 minutes)

  9. Meeting turned over to Vice President for Committee Reports

  10. Speak-off (if needed) followed by secret ballot on new member applications.

  11. Thirty second commercials for all members, as of 10/5/16 the Board decided to have a limit of 60 seconds for your commercials.

  12. Five Reasons Why We Join LeTip

    1.  Dollars in your pocket (rally cry!)

    2.  You become a better public speaker.

    3.  Your chapter becomes like a family – loyal to one another.

    4.  Provides a source of referrals for your clientele.

    5.  Most of all, it provides that psychic income, which is the great feeling you receive when you help others.

  13. Program Director will announce the next weeks lineup of Speaker, Greeter & Showboater.

  14. Remind all to visit the Showboater and refer “next 10 customers” to the speaker.

  15. 8:15am Meeting Adjourned

8:15-8:30am Informal Networking until meeting official end time.