2. Video Interview
This format, enabled by technology such as Skype or Google Chat, is becoming increasingly popular. Bertone cautions, “Don’t watch yourself on camera, fix your hair, or appear distracted. Focus on the interviewer’s questions. For good sound quality and to reduce audio interference, it’s best to use a headset or Bluetooth.” Additionally, dress professionally and assume a demeanor to match. Situate yourself in an appropriate environment—the poster of you rocking out at your favorite band’s concert may need to be stuffed in the closet during the interview.
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