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4-Way Test Speech Contest

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From the earliest days of the organization, Rotarians were concerned with promoting high ethical standards in their professional lives. One of the world’s most widely printed and quoted statements of business ethics is The 4-Way Test, which was created in 1932 by Rotarian Herbert J. Taylor (who later served as RI president) when he was asked to take charge of a company that was facing bankruptcy. This 24-word test for employees to follow in their business and professional lives became the guide for sales, production, advertising, and all relations with dealers and customers, and the survival of the company is credited to this simple philosophy. Adopted by Rotary in 1943, The 4-Way Test has been translated into more than a hundred languages and published in thousands of ways. It asks the following four questions:
“Of the things we think, say or do:

  1. Is it the TRUTH?
  2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
  3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
  4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?”

2018-19 Contest

Club Intent to Participate Registration
Registration Closes January 31, 2019
Payment Due: no later than February 3, 2019

Documents

Contest Deadlines
4-Way Test PowerPoint Presentation
Contestant Manual
Flyer
Contestant Biography Form
Judging Documents
Club Newsletter Article
Regional Winner Submission

Certificates for Competition Winners
(select level below)
Club Level
Group Level
Region Level

Chair and Coordinators for the Four Way Test Regional Contests

Chair
Miles Yoshisato
(San Gabriel)
M: 714-381-7274
Email

California West

Miles Yoshisato
(San Gabriel)
M: 714-381-7274
Email

 

California East

TBA

Victor Valley

TAB

Nevada

TBA

Antelope Valley

TBA

 

District Calendar

Southern California West President Elect Resource Training
January 26th 2019
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2018 - 2019 4 Way Test Speech Contest-Club Intent Form
January 31st 2019
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2018 - 2019 Dan Stover Music Contest-Club Intent Form
January 31st 2019
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Club Intent to Participate RYLA
February 1st 2019
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Budget and Finance Committee and BOD Meeting
February 15th 2019
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29th Annual Peace Conference
February 23rd 2019
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District 5300 Foundation Gala 2019
March 16th 2019
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Sponsors - District 5300 Foundation Gala 2019
March 16th 2019
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RYLA 2019
Mar 29th - Mar 31st 2019
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