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7 Tips to Nail a Skype Interview
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In an increasingly digital world, job searching is much easier. Rather than having to fly to a new city for a job interview, technology, and video chatting has allowed for interviews to take place anywhere - even in the comfort of your own home. Although the technology may be more advanced in a Skype interview, the principles of interview etiquette remain unchanged. Read our job interview tips to brush up on the basics, and then make sure to do these tips to nail an interview on Skype.
1. Check computer functionality
Is your computer running well? Is your internet working and is there a strong connection? Make sure everything is working well – the last thing you want is to have your internet stop working mid-interview with the company of your dreams. If you’re on a laptop, plug in a power cable or make sure it’s fully charged. Lastly, make sure your phone is silent. A ringing phone mid-interview is a distraction that’s easy to avoid.