The world has changed. Who knew you could spend so much time doing virtual meetings? As the COVID-19 remote world of work becomes the new normal and more meetings become virtual, gaining discipline and expertise managing virtual meetings effectively will set you apart from other candidates.
Managing remote networking meetings successfully will showcase your preparedness, professionalism, and executive presence to connections, potential colleagues, and prospective employers. Elements you’ll need to manage include lighting, camera angle, attire, and how content is structured and delivered.
Reviewing the following resources will be a good first step, and scheduling time with your career coach in Handshake to discuss and practice will help you feel confident and build capability.
- The Ultimate Guide to Remote Meetings in 2020
- The 20-Minute Networking Meeting: The Five-Step Structure
- Virtual Meetings Don’t Have to Be a Bore