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Career Development | Turn On The Damn Cameras Now!

Business Acumen

Turn On The Damn Cameras Now!

Do your attendees have their camera off?

Do you have the dreaded awkward silence when you ask a question?

Do you wish your attendees would engage more?

Then don’t miss “Turn on the Damn Cameras Now! – The Secrets of Virtual Psychological Safety”

When you register for Turn on the Damn Cameras Now, you will learn the invisible secret that will inspire your attendees to chat in the chat box, raise their hand, answer your questions and turn on their camera. Your virtual courses will be known as the most engaging. They will give YOU rave reviews.

Learning Outcome & Objectives

When you complete Turn on the Damn Cameras Now, you will master:

  • How to get your attendees to start engaging before your meeting starts
  • How to increase your odds that your attendees will engage from the beginning of the meeting
  • How to ask questions that attendees want to answer
  • How to get even the quietest attendees to chat, share and turn on their camera
  • How to get attendees to turn on their cameras without saying a word
  • How to get attendees to want to come back again and again to your virtual programs



Turn on the Damn Cameras Now is facilitated by John Chen, author of the #1 Amazon Hot Release, Engaging Virtual Meetings. Engaging Virtual Meetings is the most definitive book for meeting online. John distills 35 years of virtual knowledge and delivers proven best practices, helping you to avoid the painful mistakes. John has designed, produced and MC’ed Fortune 100 conferences, virtual summits, company retreats, virtual team building, karaoke, happy hours, anniversaries, and birthdays. Now he’s ready to share decades of meeting online experience with you.


Here is what others have said:

“Thank you John for making our multi-day, multi-country company retreat engaging, valuable and fun!” – Roger Bodamer, CEO, Archipeligo

“John is my ‘go to’ person when I want to be sure that my online meetings, webinars and conference are engaging!” – Ed Cohen, former Chief Learning Officer, Booz Allen Hamilton

“John teaches AND models the best engagement techniques in virtual meetings. John got introverts to feel comfortable. John got attendees to turn on their cameras. Attendees told me, THIS was the most engaging virtual meeting they’ve been on!” -Fortune 100 company


  • $20 for PMI-LA Members
  • $30 for Non-Members

Webinar Information

Webinar participation information will be sent through email, along with your registration confirmation once you complete the registration process.

Questions, Suggestions, Volunteer Inquiries

Contact the Professional Development Team at careerdev@pmi-la.org

VIDEO DISCLAIMER: This event will be recorded.


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Postponement / Cancellation

Please refer to the Cancellation Policy section of the FAQ page

This event may be canceled or postponed by the Chapter, though all efforts will be made to avoid doing so.  If canceled or postponed, notification will be made to all registrants via email.


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Type of category: Public Events (Programs, Career Dev and Membership Public Events)

Type of activity: Business Acumen

Date: May 4th, 2022

Hour: 7:00PM to 8:30PM

PDUs: 1.5


Members: $20.00

Non members: $30.00