Limit any disruptions, especially notifications from your phone. When considering tips on how to prepare for a video interview, silent all devices and notifications. If a device does not need to be turned on, turn it off. This includes the television, gaming systems, and any computers or cellphones that are unnecessary for the video interview.
Like any other interview, you’ll want to prepare ahead of time for the questions that your interviewer will ask. Check out these blogs on video interview questions:
Video interviews give you the benefit of glancing at notes. Because it’s a video, you don’t want your notes directly in front of you. Put stickies near the camera so it gives the impression you are gazing directly at the interviewer. As always, incase you need your resume, have it near you. Lastly, have a notepad and pen next to you in case you write down any information from the interviewer.