PMI North Carolina Chapter

Chapter Meeting – April 2020: "Meet like you mean it!" - Virtual Meeting Best Practices!

Chapter Meeting – April 2020: "Meet like you mean it!" - Virtual Meeting Best Practices!

Non-Members $25, Members $10, Volunteers $0. No refunds will be provided for cancellations.  


Meetings stink, and virtual meetings stink even worse, right? They don’t have to. Join Wayne Turmel, author of  Meet Like You Mean It- a Leader’s Guide to Painless and Productive Virtual Meetings. We’ll discuss how to plan and lead virtual meetings that get the job done and don’t torture anyone.

Learning Objectives:

  • The most common complaints about meetings
  • Planning meetings to give yourself a chance at success
  • Best practices of great virtual meeting leaders

Delivery Method: Live Streaming

Speaker:  Wayne Turmel, Co-founder and Product Line Manager, Remote Leadership Institute


About the Speaker: 

Marshall Goldsmith calls Wayne Turmel "one of the most unique voices in the new world of work." HIs company, co-founded with Kevin Eikenberry, reflects his passion to help people around the world develop the skills to sell, train, present and lead people and projects using web meeting, webinar and virtual presentation tools.

His books include "The Long-Distance Leader: Rules for Remarkable Remote Leadership," (co-written with Kevin Eikenberry) "Meet Like You Mean It- a Leader's Guide to Painless and Productive Virtual Meetings" and ASTD (ATD) "10 Steps to Successful Virtual Presentations." His articles appear in print and online including Training and Development Magazine, CBS Business, BNET, The Huffington Post and for over ten years on He's also the author of three novels, "The Count of the Sahara," "Acre's Bastard," and its sequel, "Acre's Orphans".

Wayne has over 20 years experience in the corporate training and professional development field, including as the Director of Faculty for Communispond, one of the world's premier communication skills training companies. He built into the premier virtual communication skills company in the world before joining the Kevin Eikenberry Group to form the Remote Leadership Insitute. .He has delighted audiences large and small including the American Society for Training and Development conferences, National Speaker's Association and the European Digital Learning Congress.

He's a proud Co-founder of the Remote Leadership Institute, in partnership with Kevin Eikenberry.
Specialties: On-line presenting and webinar skills, professional speaker, published author, corporate trainer, humorist and podcast host/producer

Location:  Web meeting – Video Conference Call – Link shall be provided to all registered, prior to the meeting

Meeting Agenda

5:30 - 6:30 PM   Business Announcements – NCPMI, Piedmont Triad and Metrolina PMI Chapters talk COVID-19

6:30 - 7:30 PM   Featured Presentation: Meet Like You Mean It! – Virtual Meeting Best Practices!

Event Details

Event Date 04-21-2020 5:30 pm
Event End Date 04-21-2020 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 02-23-2020
Registered 164
Available place 136
Cut off date 04-19-2020 5:30 pm
Individual Price $25.00
No. of Technical PDUs 1.5
Location Online
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