Loading Events

« All Events

Why Are Video Interviews So Important

Monday, November 26 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Why Are Video Interviews So Important

You have one chance to make a good impression

Most candidates today are familiar with online job applications and there is a general comfort level with the process of applying for a job online.  In recent years there has been additional advancement in technology and it is now also becoming common place for some of the initial interview process to be conducted using video. 

This presentation helps candidates to prepare for video interviews.  It discusses the different types of video interviews (with a human and with a machine) and provides tips that assist the candidate in presenting themselves in the best manner.

The presentation also shares examples of candidates answering questions in a mock interview.  These questions will allow candidates to see real-life examples of how various questions can be answered.  These questions include:

  • Why are you interested in this position?
  • What are your strengths?
  • What kind of money are you looking for?
  • What will you do in the first 90 days after you are hired?
  • How would you rate yourself from a 1 to 10?
  • What is your management style?

During this session, you will:

  • Learn about best posture, ideal body language and overall demeanor.
  • Understand how to manage the lighting and background for your video interview.
  • Determine best method for using a headset and/or audio needs.
  • Learn general do’s and don’ts regarding wardrobe selection best suited for video.

With video interview technology gaining in popularity by hiring companies it is important  for candidates to have an understanding of what to expect so they can shine their best light on their achievements. This presentation addresses a multitude of tips and can help any candidate improve their video interview performance.

Details

Date:
Monday, November 26
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Organizer

Maryanne Usher
Phone:
(908) 429-9359
Email:
m_a_usher@hotmail.com

Venue

PSGCNJ
First United Methodist Church 48 West High Street, Somerville, NJ
Somerville, 08876 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(908) 725-1473
Website:
http://fumcsomerville-new.org/