How to coffee chat during a pandemic?

Meeting someone for the first time can sometimes feel awkward, especially virtually, but it doesn’t have to be! If you do your due diligence, the conversations will go smoothly. And guess what, you’re already on your way by watching the video below.

Before we start, let’s mention one thing: a coffee chat is not an interview.A coffee chat is a 15–30 minute opportunity to get to know the person on the other side of the table (or the camera) and ask them about their experiences, career, and advice.

Let’s walk through a guide for a perfect virtual coffee chat!

Wondering where to start? Use Swivel to match and connect with startup companies across Canada over virtual coffee chats.

Make sure to download this coffee chat checklist to make sure you are prepared for your next online coffee chat!

Coffee Chat Checklist
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