Get ready for your interview with our tips
How to Get Ready For Your Interview
Before the interview, ensure that your technology is set up and working smoothly. Test your audio, video, and internet connection to avoid any last-minute technical issues. Make sure you have the necessary software, such as Microsoft Teams, installed and updated. Familiarize yourself with the platform’s features to ensure a seamless interview experience.
Find a quiet and well-lit space for your interview. Make sure the background is clean, clutter-free, and professional-looking. Choose a location with minimal distractions and inform the people around you about the interview to avoid interruptions. Dress professionally from head to toe, as it can help you get into a confident and focused mindset.
Treat a virtual interview just like an in-person one. Understand the role you’re applying for, and anticipate common interview questions. Practice your responses to ensure clarity and conciseness. Take advantage of Calendly to schedule mock interviews with friends or mentors. This will help you become more comfortable with the virtual format and boost your confidence.
During the interview, maintain eye contact by looking directly into the camera, rather than at the screen. Sit up straight and maintain good posture to convey professionalism and confidence. Use gestures and facial expressions to engage with the interviewer and show your enthusiasm. Remember to speak clearly and at an appropriate volume to ensure you’re easily understood.
Show your interest and enthusiasm throughout the interview. Active listening is crucial in virtual interviews, so nod, smile, and provide verbal cues to demonstrate your engagement.
Interview Time & Schedule
Our interviewers are in the Central Time Zone (US). When scheduling your interview using Calendly, the system automatically converts the date and time to your local time zone. However, we strongly recommend double-checking your calendar to ensure you have the correct date and time and can track it accordingly.
Rescheduling Your Interview
To reschedule your interview, cancel the current calendar invite then click this link and provide the requested information. Remember to request the change at least 48 hours before your original interview time.