As COVID-19 continues, recruiters & their clients and candidates now face severe limitations to the ways that they can socially interact. Many organizations are still looking to employ new talent, so virtual interviews have become a widespread and effective solution to replacing face to face interviews and this will continue and probably become a permanent fixture in future.
A virtual interview is an interview that takes place remotely, using technologies such as video conferencing or other online communication platforms for example: – Skype, Microsoft Team, Zoom etc.
There are many questions that we should be asking ourselves as well as preparing ourselves for and which may include the following: –
How should we prepare ourselves for a virtual interview?
How can we make the virtual interview as smooth and as positive as a face to face interview?
It is important to appreciate that virtual communication presents more difficulties for both the interviewer as well as the interviewee to read body language and facial expressions.
Here are some useful tips that our RSM Thailand executive recruiters team have put together to assist its readers with regard to successful virtual job interviews: –
By following the above tips of how to approach a smooth virtual interview, you are now ready for your successful video interview.
If you would like to receive some additional advice with regard to virtual interviews or alternatively wish to engage RSM Recruitment Thailand for your executive search or outplacement requirements, please do not hesitate to contact Sureeporn Thumvachiraporn – Associate Director <Sureeporn.Thumvachiraporn@rsmthailand.com>