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Any general tips for phone interviews?

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Smile. Seriously.

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Agree with DD1. It makes a difference in how you sound even though they can't see you. Standing also helps with your breathing and how you sound.

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Wear a nice tie.seriously.

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Yes please smile. I would say smile like a creep, but smile when you're talking about yourself, when asking questions. It helps so much!!

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1) Stand up. Helps with projecting voice 2) Don't look at the mirror. You will weird yourself out 3) Find your interviewer's LinkedIn Bio and have their face in front of you when you speak. Oddly enough, feels more personal

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Don't flush if you're not on mute

All super helpful, thanks!

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