Category: Job Seekers

How to Land a High-Level Corporate Flight Department Job

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So, you’re looking for a high-level corporate flight department job. Preferably a directorship or some other position of authority. And, you’re wondering how to best position yourself so that you end up on the shortlist. With 43 years of hiring experience in this very complex field, API has accumulated quite a bit of knowledge that I’m happy to pass on to prospective aviation “hirees” at the leadership level. The overarching thing to remember is that no two companies are alike; each one has different hiring philosophies. This means there’s no “one-size-fits-all” checklist that […]

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How to Work with a Recruiter Like API

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Knowing how and when to establish a relationship with a recruiter can be challenging. Many people feel perfectly comfortable applying for open job postings and/or using their own network to make a career change. However, when it comes to establishing a relationship with a recruiter, there are two big bonuses (among many). First, you dramatically expand your network by becoming a part of the recruitment firm’s network. Getting yourself added to their extensive database of qualified candidates will enable them to act in your behalf as a second set of eyes […]

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10 Surefire Ways to Stand Out During the Hiring Process

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At some point in your working life, you’re going to decide to make a career change. That means you’ll be headed for the hiring process. Are you ready? Have you been in your current position for a while? If you’re accustomed to the pace and particulars of your job, it may be challenging to make a change. But it’s definitely something worth trying. The question is, however, how do you differentiate yourself from those who are pursuing the same job? And, if you were the recruiter, would you hire you? I’ve seen plenty […]

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