Greetings from NYC in this wild and challenging time!
I feel fortunate to have myself and AccentsOff featured as a “Best E-Learning Company” in DataBird Business Journal. My team of instructors and I are keeping busy both on (and off) the webcam: accent coaching sessions, wedding plans, babies being born!
We’re enjoying seeing our students getting more comfortable navigating the virtual world, improving both verbal and non-verbal communication.
>> Check out my short (2-min read) interview with DataBird’s founder Leo Kangin here.
And now, on to some spicy new Zoom tips.
Do you ever wonder what you look like to the person on the other end of your Zoom call, right before you disconnect, 99% of the time? You’re smiling, you just said your “good-bye’s”, “great talking to you’s”, and then you go looking for the ‘End Meeting’ button. But, right as you start looking for the button, here is what people see (Screenshot #1):
And you thought (hoped!) you looked something like this (Screenshot#2): 😂