It’s the little things that will make you look so much more professional on your next video call.

Good Sound

The mic on your headphones or Airbuds work great.

Adequate Lighting

Place a table lamp on your desk to light your face or use an LED video light.

Hardwire When Possible

To avoid buffering/ connectivity issues.

Place Your Camera At Eyes Level

Raise your laptop up on books if needed so you aren’t looking down at your laptop camera.

Clean Backdrop

Place your desk so you have a wall behind you instead of a messy room.

About Tom (TJ) Abbott

Tom (TJ) Abbott, CSP is the Managing Director of AMC NPO Solutions and an authority on Governance. He has over 25 years experience as CEO, President and board director of several not-for-profit organizations. Tom has also spoken in over 20 countries.