Trending Sources

How Delta Airlines De-Unionized 17,000 Employees.

HR Capitalist

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

Career Alley

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

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.

Media 27

Airlines Need to Charge for the Right Luggage

Cube Rules

Airlines Need to Charge for the Right Luggage Written by Scot Herrick on June 18, 2008 in management 0 Comments - Leave a comment! The reason?

15 Air Fare Hacks That WILL Save You Money

Ms. Career Girl

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


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.

2016 42

Can I ask a potential employer to pay my travel expenses for an out of town interview?

Careers Done Write

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

Career Alley

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

Career Alley

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

  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?

Learning Voyager

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

Resume Bear

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.

2012 83

Hiring Advocates in a Culture of Advocacy #sxsw #sxswi


Heather Hvidsten from Southwest Airlines said, “Never under estimate the value of talent.” What to look for when hiring advocates?

2015 38

The Highest Paying Careers Around The World

Career Realism

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

Resume Bear

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

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

Career Realism

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

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


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


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

Career Realism

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.

2013 53

ResumeBear: 9 Crazy Employee Meltdowns

Resume Bear

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

Competitive Resumes

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

Career Realism

It is not always easy to convince your employees to participate in professional development. RELATED: Need some career advice? Make It Relevant.

2015 52

Great Jobs in Medical, Information Technology, Engineering or Legal Professions

Resume Bear

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

Career Realism

Trying to get attention with your LinkedIn profile ? It’s easier than you think – especially if you’ve employed a strong keyword strategy.

2013 51

Top 3 Character Traits To Look For In Your Next Hire

Career Realism

Former Southwest Airlines CEO Herb Kelleher is quoted as saying, “We can change skill levels through training, but we can’t change attitude.”.

2014 58

On Real Leading

Learning Voyager

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


In 1984, Branson ventured into forming an airlines known as Virgin Atlantic Airways. Secret Ingredient #1. Secret Ingredient #2. ” HR

2014 38

Companies, Cultural Values and Success


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


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

Resume Bear

On June 6th, American Airlines announced plans to cut an estimated 1,400 management and support jobs by this summer. Hiring Tips.

2012 102

3 Things to take off your to do list right now

Penelope Trunk

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.

2016 32

Employee Loyalty Is the New NPS


Net Promoter Score ® or NPS ® was developed as a means to measure customer loyalty more quickly and accurately. Calculating your eNPS.

2016 29

10 Big Businesses That Let Employees Nap on the Job

Resume Bear

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.

2012 132

Do a Better Job of Managing Your Brand Touchpoints!


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


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


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

Career Realism

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.

2014 43

The real value of diversity

Penelope Trunk

refused to stop flying American Airlines even though smaller, scrappy airlines had more flexible schedules out of Wisconsin. Diversity