How Delta Airlines De-Unionized 17,000 Employees.
APRIL 10, 2014
When Delta merged with Northwest Airlines back in 2008, it set the stage for an epic battle. All nine elections went in favor of management.
6 Hot Jobs for Pilots Outside of the Standard Airlines
APRIL 16, 2014
Can you get a job as a pilot doing anything other than flying with commercial airlines, or is that really the only career option out there?
5 Signs You’re Ruining Your Employer Brand
The Undercover Recruiter
MAY 18, 2016
Branding & Identity Employer Branding Recruiting Amazon American Airlines employee advocacy Employer Brand Godaddy Public Relations Reputation Social Media YelpIs your company winning or losing the employment brand battle? If you see any of the following items going on at your company, you may be further behind. View Article.
Airlines Need to Charge for the Right Luggage
JUNE 18, 2008
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15 Air Fare Hacks That WILL Save You Money
Ms. Career Girl
OCTOBER 6, 2016
How Airlines Abuse Your Search History. Little bits of data airlines and comparison sites use to push up the price? Spirit Airlines.
6 Ways to Leaders Can Improve Employees’ Quality of Work and Life
JUNE 29, 2016
Companies like Southwest Airlines work hard not only to hire for culture fit but to make sure that the Southwest culture and values are considered first by every employee regardless of their level. It’s a rat race out there. But it should be. Especially when you consider that employee unproductivity is costing U.S. companies $2.5 Food is fun.
Can I ask a potential employer to pay my travel expenses for an out of town interview?
Careers Done Write
AUGUST 10, 2012
Hi Deb: Is it OK to ask a hiring company to pay for my airline ticket and hotel to an out-of-state first interview? Thanks, Sean.
Feng Shui Your Job Search Luck – How to use Feng Shui to find a Career that Harmonizes with your Personal Energies
MAY 6, 2013
Many times, careers take turns and detours that move the job seeker in different directions. So, you contemplate a career move – but to what? ELEMENT/.
The Highest Paying Jobs for Non-College Grads
FEBRUARY 17, 2013
Bonus: as an employee of an airline, you’d most likely get either free or reduced flights to anywhere your airline travels.
Do You Know What You Do Really Well?
Water Cooler Wisdom
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Spence has helped organizations such as Southwest Airlines, BMW, the University of Texas, Wal-Mart, and the Clinton Global Initiative achieve greatness by obsessing about purpose. At the SilkRoad annual Connections conference , I heard a great session on driving a purpose-driven culture by Stacie Mallen.
Culture: By Default or By Design?
JUNE 26, 2016
favorite example of a culture by design is that of Southwest Airlines, one that has been well researched over the years and written about extensively. Clearly culture means a great deal to Southwest Airlines. Every organization has a culture. But not every organization designs their culture. How does Culture get to be what it is?
The 50 Best Places To Work In 2012
JANUARY 15, 2012
Southwest Airlines: 3.8. It’s that time of year again: Glassdoor has released its list of 50 best places to work in 2012! Facebook: 4.3.
Hiring Advocates in a Culture of Advocacy #sxsw #sxswi
MARCH 18, 2015
Heather Hvidsten from Southwest Airlines said, “Never under estimate the value of talent.” What to look for when hiring advocates?
The Highest Paying Careers Around The World
JUNE 18, 2014
High-paid software engineers follow closely behind with £237,000 per annum, and highly paid airline pilots and executives earn around £200,000 a year.
ResumeBear: Companies “Rocking” Pinterest
MAY 4, 2012
Southwest Airlines. What could an airline possibly have to pin? Whole Foods. Of course, Whole Foods hasn’t made it all about food.
Working, Traveling and Living the (Nomad) Dream
Ms. Career Girl
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
This would include the airline industry, tourism, cruise lines, cosmetology, tour operators and hotels. Career Girl. Remote work is the future.
Funky Flight Attendant Shows Off Cool Company Culture
MARCH 12, 2015
WestJet Airlines DEFINITELY knows how to showcase why their company is a great place to work. Related: 14 Ways To Research Company Culture.
11 Careers for Die-Hard Perfectionists
Corn on the Job
JANUARY 16, 2015
Airline Pilot. If you’re a perfectionist who loves flying, an airline pilot may just be the perfect career for you. Director. Accountant.
7 Brands Who Are Spreading the Holiday Cheer
DECEMBER 23, 2013
Words can’t describe the amazing holiday magic from this Canadian airline. Which is what all of this is about, right? 2.
5 Simple Steps for Attitude Adjustment
JULY 25, 2014
One of the most important things about your brand is your attitude. Not surprisingly, those are the same kind of people who normally get hired first.
Cure Your Career Uncertainty In 7 Steps
MARCH 24, 2013
You’re likely not meant to be an airline pilot, public speaker, or athletic recruiter. 4. So, how do you decide? Make a list. 2.
ResumeBear: 9 Crazy Employee Meltdowns
MAY 16, 2012
The plane made an emergency landing and the pilot was taken into custody where he is facing criminal charges for interfering with the airline crew.
The Military to the Civilian Job Market Transition
MAY 8, 2016
Air Force returning veteran (C-130 crew chief) seeking opportunities in private industry (commercial, private airlines). Figure 1. Absolutely!
5 Ways To Get Employees To Participate In Professional Development
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
It is not always easy to convince your employees to participate in professional development. RELATED: Need some career advice? Make It Relevant.
Great Jobs in Medical, Information Technology, Engineering or Legal Professions
MARCH 23, 2012
They include regional, national and international airline pilots and flight instructors. Annual median earnings: $166,400-plus. 2.
3 Places To Pack Your LinkedIn Profile With Keywords
FEBRUARY 12, 2013
Trying to get attention with your LinkedIn profile ? It’s easier than you think – especially if you’ve employed a strong keyword strategy.
Top 3 Character Traits To Look For In Your Next Hire
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
Former Southwest Airlines CEO Herb Kelleher is quoted as saying, “We can change skill levels through training, but we can’t change attitude.”.
On Real Leading
JANUARY 29, 2013
Here is a blog post featuring some leadership wisdom from Herb Kelleher, the legendary founder of Southwest Airlines. It's about leading.
The Secret Ingredients For Employment Branding
MARCH 31, 2014
In 1984, Branson ventured into forming an airlines known as Virgin Atlantic Airways. Secret Ingredient #1. Secret Ingredient #2. ” HR
Companies, Cultural Values and Success
JUNE 27, 2016
This blog first appeared on The Economist’s Executive Education blog here. Ever been part in a corporate team-building event? Defining Issue.
Essentials for Business Travel
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
Various Airline Apps – I haven’t carried a paper ticket in a couple years. Travel Season. crazy schedule. What I Pack. Smart Phone.
Deception for Hire, Why Job Seekers Lie
JULY 10, 2012
On June 6th, American Airlines announced plans to cut an estimated 1,400 management and support jobs by this summer. Hiring Tips.
3 Things to take off your to do list right now
JUNE 7, 2016
Melissa had it because she is super-genius-golden-platinum on American Airlines. I No cross out all but one. That should be the end of the post.
Employee Loyalty Is the New NPS
AUGUST 23, 2016
Net Promoter Score ® or NPS ® was developed as a means to measure customer loyalty more quickly and accurately. Calculating your eNPS.
10 Big Businesses That Let Employees Nap on the Job
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
Other airlines, like Continental, also allow napping, as do the bulk of major train travel companies, which should help us all feel a little safer.
Do a Better Job of Managing Your Brand Touchpoints!
MAY 6, 2013
Brands known for doing this exceptionally well include Southwest Airlines, Starbucks, Kraft, and PepsiCo. Executives: Talk to your employees!
Ep 73 – How to Hire for Culture Fit Like Southwest Careers
MARCH 23, 2016
Southwest Airlines (@SouthwestAir) March 21, 2016. According to Gallup, as of June 2015, “the percentage of U.S. workers engaged in their jobs continues to hold steady at 31.9%. employers pay unproductive employees more than $2.5 trillion dollars in wages every year. . Southwest uses a behavioral assessment and interview process.
Top 5 #Workplace Blogs of the Week #GiveThanks Edition
NOVEMBER 28, 2014
Most people who travel do not fly back the day after thanks to high airline prices or extended vacations. TOP BLOGS OF THE WEEK. Read more. .
5 Tips To Prepare For Peak Hiring Season
AUGUST 19, 2014
For active job seekers, however, the dog days of summer can be a difficult and frustrating time. Related: The 4 New Rules Of Recruiting. Network.
The real value of diversity
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
refused to stop flying American Airlines even though smaller, scrappy airlines had more flexible schedules out of Wisconsin. Diversity