Webinar | Virtual Interviews
What You Need to Know

Posted: 15th May 2020

Companies are still hiring. Recruitment continues.

With interviews now taking place online and continuing for the foreseeable future, how do you prepare to make an impact virtually?

About this Webinar

During this webinar we discuss what you need to know when preparing and attending virtual interviews as well as how to develop your interview technique and we review how you can communicate effectively when you’re not meeting face to face.

We are joined by Poonam Kaur, Managing Director of OnBoarding Officers and Gemma Jones, EU Operations Military Recruitment Manager for Amazon, as well as experienced OA Career Consultants Jo Sturdy and Fiona Jackson.

5 reasons to listen: 

  • Understand what being ‘digitally smart’ means 
  • Discover how a virtual interview differs from a face to face interview 
  • Understand virtual interview etiquette  
  • Identify common pitfalls and how to avoid them 
  • Learn from those running virtual interviews so you can perform at your best. 

Plus:  Hear from Gemma Jones at Amazon as she reveals how COVID-19 is affecting the industry and shares how Amazon uses virtual interviews in their hiring programme and the essentials they are looking for.

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Gemma Jones:
Gemma joined Amazon in 2019 after 11 years as an Officer in the Royal Navy.  After a whirlwind 12 months as a civilian, Gemma has been shortlisted for Advocate of the Year at the Ex-Forces in Business Awards. You may have seen her on LinkedIn or perhaps at one of Amazon’s on-site and virtual events.

Poonam Kaur:
Poonam is Managing Director of FDS Director Services and OnBoarding Officers. Last year she was shortlisted for Business Advocate of the Year, the British Business Awards, and won Mentor of the Year for Forward Ladies Yorkshire, North East and Scotland.

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