The Ultimate Guide To A Skype Interview (Infographic)

Posted on Jun 4 2014 - 10:42am by Alexandra Ashton


Why are you there sweating from all the job-seeking tasks offline when you can have Skype to help you land a job? Here’s a guide on how to do Skype interviews right.

Skype is arguably the most functional communication tool that reaches people miles away from where you are. This makes Skype one of the greatest inventions of mankind. It’s an easy tool to use, and everyone can install it in one’s own personal computer, even the nine-year olds. So many people use Skype, too, and people in all walks of life. Senior citizens? They use Skype like it’s their second nature, especially if they live in nursing homes and are rarely able to talk with their loved ones. And you know where and how else Skype is being used, too? In the Job Seeking and Employment world.

Be proud that you live in a generation where you can drive ten minutes and reach to the nearest heavenly Dairy Queen branch and indulge in a Brownie Temptation, but be most especially proud that you can now look for jobs without leaving your seat or without even changing pajamas. With Skype, you can do Job Interviews that can guarantee a sure hit on your dream job. Skype is indeed great for doing job interviews and entertaining the most number of job opportunities in a single day, but it’s not all rice cakes and balloons for Skype users doing job interviews.

There are people who do not make the cut out of the Skype interviews because these people can’t pull off a professional look and they can’t wrap themselves around the idea that their potential bosses are inside a non-human screen. Modernity sometimes cripplingly surprises people. So if you’re a job seeker with a Skype interview from your potential boss, then this infographic would be for you.


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Alexandra Ashton, Communications at Neomam Studios , the UK based Infographic Agency. Alexandra is a content and design enthusiast with a keen eye for detail.