Is it a good idea to send a video along with followup email ?

Sep 29, 2019 27 Comments

I cleared all rounds of interview at Microsoft, I did not hear back from HR and manager for past 2 weeks. Is it a good idea to send a 2 minute video explaining "How I will be a great asset to the team" to the Hiring manager along with the followup email ?

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  • Tesla / Eng 🐉⛈
    No, don’t do this it comes off as desperation.
    Sep 29, 2019 0
  • Oracle Sockets
    Lol. Yes please and post it here too
    Sep 29, 2019 0
  • While you’re at it, stalk them on LinkedIn
    Sep 29, 2019 0
  • Verizon Media Atinlay6
    Don’t send anything at all
    Sep 29, 2019 0
  • American Airlines / Mgmt
    p6Mrwa

    American Airlines Mgmt

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    p6Mrwamore
    Email maybe unless you’ve sent x2 or 3 already. Follow up not bad but God no no no stop no video, explaining no no no
    Sep 29, 2019 2
    • OP
      Thank u for the advice
      Sep 29, 2019
    • American Airlines / Mgmt
      p6Mrwa

      American Airlines Mgmt

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      p6Mrwamore
      Maybe reach out to recruiter if you have not already. Also, hiring manager? Did you meet anyone on team you want to join? Reach out if possible? Good luck!
      Sep 29, 2019
  • Uber / Eng itsdara
    Sing and dance, Bollywood style!
    Sep 29, 2019 0
  • eBay
    seat

    eBay

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    Why did you click on me 😡
    seatmore
    Yes! It’s an excellent idea. I think you will make a great impression with it
    Sep 29, 2019 4
    • eBay
      seat

      eBay

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      Why did you click on me 😡
      seatmore
      There are studies from LinkedIn showing a high correlation between follow up videos and becoming hired
      Sep 29, 2019
    • Booking.com
      Баба Яга

      Booking.com

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      🤬🤪🥴🥺🤫😜🤦‍♂️
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      Troll
      Sep 29, 2019
  • Facebook ⭕w⭕
    It's only a great idea if you upload the video on YouTube and post link here.
    Sep 29, 2019 2
    • Symantec threadbare
      I would watch it.
      Sep 29, 2019
    • Amazon 😁||😆
      We can give feedback to make sure it is done right.
      Sep 29, 2019
  • Google
    Pri

    Google

    PRE
    Microsoft
    Primore
    NO !!!
    Sep 29, 2019 0
  • Fast Enterprises / Eng nskcjx4
    No. Take initiative and send a video of you explaining why you will be a great CEO to Satya.
    Sep 29, 2019 0

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