Maybe the stakes aren’t immediately as high as some of the above examples—or maybe your attorneys have already experienced some of the same. In any case, it’s a good idea to work through the nuances and unique considerations of virtual interaction before that big trial or high-profile deposition.
Whether you are using Zoom, Google Meet, Microsoft Teams, or another video chat tool, here are some potential issues to be aware of and some solutions to try out.
Issue #1: Cluttered or busy background
Not all of us have the movie set-ready bookshelves or a tasteful background wall. The sudden reality of working from home has put many people in cramped or crowded living quarters in a difficult position.