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10 Tips for a Successful Skype Interview

(Generated from One Too Many Interviews Gone Bad)

By Lindsey Plewa-Schottland
Associate Director, Graduate Career Management Center

NEW YORK, NYApril 5, 2016 –Skype interviews are gaining huge popularity in all industries. After all, it’s the next best thing to face-to-face interviews and also saves time and money for businesses and organizations.  But the ease and efficiency of live video often broadcasts bad impressions.

“I was conducting my fifth Skype interview this week with prospective MBA students, and instead of listening to the words of this one candidate, I was distracted by her puffy, pink throw pillows in the background,” Continue Reading