Body Language in times of Zoom

In the COVID-19 reality, the phenomenon of “zoom fatigue” has become an integral part of our daily lives. The cause of this distress is attributed to the weird echoing, lags in connectivity, screen freezes, and other technical issues that deteriorate the quality of the sound and picture (Jiang, 2020). In addition, virtual meetings reduce our superpower of reading the subtle body language cues of the people in the meeting. This forces…