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How Not to Embarrass Yourself During a Skype Interview [Infographic]


Some people in ministry hold the same position for decades; others find different reasons for moving on to a new position. Whether you are looking for new challenges, looking to move across the country for a change of pace, or hoping to climb the ministry ladder, chances are at one point or another, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in a Skype interview. It’s the closest thing to an in-person interview without the expense of a plane ticket.

Let’s cover the basics first.

1) Don’t forget to wear pants.
2) Clean up your interview location
3) Make sure your kids/spouse/dog don’t interrupt the call

Now that we’ve covered the basics, you’ll want to check out this infographic below that has tons of great advice to make sure you don’t bomb that next interview.

When was the last time you had a Skype interview? How did it go?


Lauren Hunter
Lauren Hunter
Lauren Hunter is a writer who loves the big picture of God’s journey we are all on together. In 2007, she founded ChurchTechToday, a website for pastors and church leaders to harness technology to improve ministry. Married to her high school sweetheart, Lauren lives in Northern California with her husband and their four children. Her latest book is Leaving Christian Science: 10 Stories of New Faith in Jesus Christ. She can be found online at


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