How to have a successful interview on Zoom

Since the pandemic, many employers are conducting interviews online with websites like Zoom. This makes it even more important to know how to use your computer's webcam, microphone, and computer settings. Preparing your space and testing out your technology ahead of time will allow you to focus on the interview questions and show the interviewer that you are the best candidate for the job.

What do you need to know ahead of time to ensure a smooth and successful virtual interview? Here are some resources to help you look good on camera, be heard clearly, and be as professional as possible during your virtual interview. 

Top 10 Zoom Interview Tips for Zoom 

Video: How to Look Good On Video 

Run a test meeting by yourself 

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