How to Look Smart in Video Conference Calls

Believe it or not, you don’t always have to feel like an idiot every time you join a video conference call from home.

Inherent in this God-awful communication medium are the building blocks of appearing smart. Simply use the expectations of broken technology, lack of transparency, and your colleagues’ own personal insecurities, in order to come out on top. Here are my 11 favorite tricks for appearing smart in video conference calls.

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

Tricks to appear smart

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Sarah Cooper

Sarah Cooper is a writer and comedian whose work has appeared on Huffington Post and Business Insider. She is an expert in career and relationship advice for people who like to laugh.

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