March 12, 2021
It’s been a year of working from home now. A year of using Zoom, or Teams, or some other video conferencing tool that allows for screen sharing.
Stop saying “I couldn’t find the mute” or “Sorry, I was on mute”. What you really mean is “I was doing something else and had to scrambled when I heard my name go by”
If you have a mechanical keyboard, understand that it is far closer to the microphone in your computer, than you are. Leaving your mic on means we all get to listen to you rediculously loud keyboard endlessly.
If you are using your computer speakers and not a headset, then the lag involved will ALWAYS create a distrubing echo for the speaker. They’ll hear themselves, via your speakers and mic, on a short delay. Hugely annoying