American Airlines Plans to Lay Off Almost 25,000

Evil HR Lady

Yesterday, tech reporter David Shepardson got a copy of the WARN letter that American Airlines sent to almost 25,000 employees. Now, with almost 25,000 airline employees hitting LinkedIn at the same time when the entire travel industry is still a disaster, it’s unlikely that all of these people will find new jobs before the 60 days is finished. Like American Airlines or hate them , this will impact your life.

The Sky High Success of Southwest Airline’s Employer Brand

Undercover Recruiter

What’s the secret sauce behind the enviable employer brand of Southwest Airlines? A servant leader and HR professional in the airline industry for over 20 years, Shari’s job is focused on supporting the team members of Southwest. The Sky High Success of Southwest Airline’s Employer Brand Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting Employer Brand Employer Branding Podcast Southwest Southwest Airlines

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Employer Branding Flight School with American Airlines

Undercover Recruiter

After the acquisition of US Airways, American Airlines has been making major changes with the vision of restoring American as the greatest airline in the world. Employer Branding Flight School with American Airlines Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting American Airlines Employer Branding recruitment marketing

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? Fortunately for those looking to keep their options open, there are plenty of jobs for pilots besides a standard airline contract. Being a pilot sounds like a glamorous job, but at first glance it may also seem limiting.

How Your Company Can Avoid Becoming the Next United Airlines

Evil HR Lady

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about United Airline’s decision to force a paying customer off a flight. Here’s how to avoid becoming the next United Airlines in the headlines. To keep reading, click here: How Your Company Can Avoid Becoming the Next United Airlines. The post How Your Company Can Avoid Becoming the Next United Airlines appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

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! link] null @ null N02/2590815820/) The airlines are laying off thousands and reducing capacity across the board.

Let's Break Down the Korean Gate Agent Claim Vs. Delta Airlines.

The HR Capitalist

Ji-Won Kim, Lilian Park, Jean Yi and Jongjin An worked as desk and gate agents for the airline at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, which has daily Delta flights to South Korea.

Let's Break Down the Korean Gate Agent Claim Vs. Delta Airlines.

The HR Capitalist

Ji-Won Kim, Lilian Park, Jean Yi and Jongjin An worked as desk and gate agents for the airline at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, which has daily Delta flights to South Korea.

Two Easy Things the Airlines Could Do to Make Us Not Hate Them

Evil HR Lady

It allowed me to think about ways the airlines could make life so much better for travelers. To keep reading, click here: Two Easy Things the Airlines Could Do to Make Us Not Hate Them. Give me your easy airline fixes in the comments. The post Two Easy Things the Airlines Could Do to Make Us Not Hate Them appeared first on Evil HR Lady. I love to travel. I hate jet lag.

The Present and Future of Employer Branding

The Undercover Recruiter

Employer Allison Dunsmore American Airlines Brand Ambassador Employer Branding Podcast Social MediaIf you’re new to the role of employer branding or been on your journey for a while, this is one interview you just don’t want to miss. We’ve been speaking with a Talent Attraction veteran in the United States. She is going to share some of her insights, trends, patterns, and thoughts about the future. View Article.

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Revealed: The Best Airlines To Work For!

Corn on the Job

Working as an airline crew member means you have loads of different job options open to you. There are plenty of airlines all over the world, but which are the best ones to really nail down a job with? Air Asia was recently voted the best budget airline in the world!

the other intern makes me look bad, airlines lost my bags on a work trip, and more

Ask a Manager

Airlines lost my bags on a work trip — can I ask my employer to reimburse me? My airlines lost my bags. During the trip, the airlines told me that I should buy whatever clothing and toiletries were “necessary and reasonable,” keep the receipts, and I would be reimbursed for them. airline is telling me the value of the clothing I purchased while waiting for the bags to be delivered will be deducted from the value of the items they lost.

5 Signs You’re Ruining Your Employer Brand

Undercover Recruiter

Branding & Identity Employer Branding Recruiting Amazon American Airlines employee advocacy Employer Brand Godaddy Public Relations Reputation Social Media YelpThe importance of employer branding has grown exponentially as the war for talent rages on, and candidates increasingly make “culture” a deciding factor in their employment decision. Is your company winning or losing the employment brand battle?

2016 47

COVID Economy: There's Probably Some Big WARN Notices On The Way.

The HR Capitalist

We're in a recession, and while the layoffs and furloughs have occurred, the federal government acted quickly and provided job-saving stimulus in the way of the Payroll Protection Act (for small businesses) and stimulus for entire industries like Airlines, Healthcare and more. Case in point - United Airlines, which just submitted plans and documentation required via the WARN act to layoff as many as 36,000 workers, or half of its workforce.

2020 86

Coming up with “Plan B” – Finding My Career

Ms. Career Girl

Somehow, though, I did it with a smile on my face knowing I was on my way to becoming an airline pilot. There were other women I met along the way who had private pilot licenses or even an instrument rating, but few who were aiming to fly for a major airline. I was building my flight hours toward the unspoken goal of three thousand, when major airlines might look at me as potential candidate. My intended career didn’t go as planned.

2019 170

Changing and Expanding Amidst the Impossible and Unfavorable

Ms. Career Girl

Travellers are stuck in foreign lands and airlines do not even have enough resources to assist customers in dire needs. The Airline Industry Example. Emirates brands itself as an airline that offers an in-flight experience unlike any other.

2020 156

15 Air Fare Hacks That WILL Save You Money

Ms. Career Girl

Because some airlines and flight search engines use cookies to track you, and when they realize you are interested in that particular flight they hike up the price for a higher profit. How Airlines Abuse Your Search History. Little bits of data airlines and comparison sites use to push up the price? However: Different comparison sites search different airlines and have massively different features, so check at least two. Spirit Airlines. Spring Airlines.

2016 134

10 TEDTalks That Will Help you Create an Employee Centered Organization


From SouthWest Airlines to Airbnb the factor that unites successful organizations across industries is their employees. An engaged workforce is the key to increasing customer satisfaction, Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

2017 77

Flight Attendant Job Description: Salary, Duties, Skills

A Flight Attendant is part of the airline hospitality staff. They are the professionals who are onboard every aircraft helping to serve and facilitate their flight guests with the best possible flying experience. A flight attendant is someone who not only serves the guests with food, water, and other beverages. But in addition to that, they are the staff wh

The Journey of HomeAway’s Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

When you think of the travel industry you’re probably thinking of airlines, hotels, resorts and tourist hot spots. But have you ever wondered how a tech company fits in among all of them? We spoke to Kayla Chance who is the Employer Brand Digital Media Specialist at HomeAway, a world leader in the vacation rental industry, View Article. The Journey of HomeAway’s Employer Brand Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2019 58

How to Build a Robust Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

When you see the letters SAS you might be thinking of the super-skilled British army force, or an airline or even a shoe brand but in this instance, we are referring to the B2B tech company. It’s been doing employer branding for years before most organizations were concerned with employer reputation. Shannon Allen and Allison. View Article. How to Build a Robust Employer Brand Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2019 68

New Data Tells Us Which Companies/Vendors Owns Corporate Expense Accounts.

The HR Capitalist

All airlines cited are down.25% of corporate expense transactions over the same 2 year period. Since we're in a peak economic period, the continuing growth and sophistication of video conferencing and virtual meetings would seem to be cutting in to airline growth. --The If you've ever wondered (what, just me?) what companies and vendors have the biggest share of corporate expense accounts/submitted expenses for approval, look no further.

2019 105

Budgeting for Your Next Trip? Don’t Forget These 6 Hidden Travel Costs

Ms. Career Girl

Airline Fees. Some airlines will entice you to buy their tickets with a lower overall fare. Before buying your ticket, look into what your chosen airline charges to check or carry your luggage with you.

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Saving Money On Airfare – Flexibility is The Key

Ms. Career Girl

That’s why we all try to book ahead of time to obtain the advance ticketing discounts that airlines virtually always offer. This is partly because most carriers, such as United Airlines , often use other carriers to complete parts of your travel route, and the demands (think supply and demand) on individual route segments can vary greatly. The more you’re able to use alternative airlines and travel dates, the more you’re going to save.

2017 113

This is What a Qantas Employee Called a Woman with a PhD. Shocked?

Evil HR Lady

But, O’Dwyer thinks the airline employee should have called her “Doctor.” My guess is that the employee calls all females Miss and all males Mr. Of course, leap to the assumption that an airline employee is coming to all sorts of conclusions about you and disrespecting you — not that they’re, oh, busy, simply glanced at your last name, saw you’re female, and called you “Miss.” “Miss.”

2018 106

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. When it comes to facts and figures a college degree really is the only option even though grads will carry some debt into their new careers. In fact, most American workers with a four-year college degree will earn over one million dollars more than their non-degreed young professionals during their career path, the U.S. Census Bureau reported.

2013 254

How is Analytics Responsible in Airfare Ticket Pricing Fluctuations?

Imarticus Learning

It is quite a gamble these days when as a part of your travel itinerary you have to book the airline tickets. Booking airline tickets has become a massive decision making activity, where you have to do all your thinking hats, to make an informed decision. Airlines with conservative overheads could offer low airfares as a blanket to all its customers. It is mainly because the airline industry is getting very competitive and is a low margin industry.

Feng Shui Your Job Search Luck – How to use Feng Shui to find a Career that Harmonizes with your Personal Energies

Career Alley

Jobs involving metal, metal working, high-tech, legal matters, international travel or business, finance, banking, legal/law fields, medical, food and beverage, jewelry, locksmith, insurance, medical/dental, sculptor, police, jobs involving sales, metal, metal working, high-tech, jewelry, locksmith, insurance, medical/dental, sculptor, nail technician, airlines, travel, singer, announcer, TV/radio, actor.

2013 262

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. Southwest Airlines, for example, worked hard not just to lure customers away from older airlines but to also offer affordable air travel, democratizing the skies.

2015 71

5 Tech Side-Hustles To Help You Make Money Right Now

Ms. Career Girl

Airlines, hotels and car rental agencies are just a few of the many businesses that need help with booking and payment processing. Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business or earning extra income? If your answer is yes, then now is the time to get started ! Your skills and talents can be lucrative sources of income. Earn extra money to keep you afloat, get ahead or invest in the future. No matter your knack, there are surprising ways to gain supplemental income.

2020 123

Surviving the 4 Big Business Travel Disasters

Ms. Career Girl

The more options you give the airline, the easier it is for them to help you. Call the airline’s service line while on line at the service counter and leverage any elite status that you have. That’s why experienced business travelers build up points on one or two airlines: it pays off when things go wrong. The most important business trip of the year, and Sara Martin is in turmoil. Bad weather delayed her flights. Her bags didn’t make the new connection.

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Which Industries Are Dangerous to Work In?


It lies in pilots that do not fly for major airlines. If you’re trying to decide what career to pursue, you have a lot of options to choose from. It can be hard to pick one job and there are many different factors to consider.

2020 141

Chilling Winter Thrillers Sure To Keep You Warm and Reading All Night

Ms. Career Girl

Becoming a flight attendant on his airline is only the start of the crazy antics Juliette will go through to make sure she ends up with the man of her dreams. As the winter chill continues to set in, there’s no better time to pick up the season’s best new suspenseful thrillers. If you’re looking to get swept away by a great new chilling read during your time off this winter, one or more of this winter’s best thrillers will be just what you need.

2019 206

Best Tips to Consider When Booking a Flight to Brisbane

Ms. Career Girl

There are several different airlines which run scheduled flights to Brisbane, so comparing prices between them is an obvious starting point. Checking with your preferred airlines to see how far in advance you can book and what type of discounts can be achieved is always worthwhile. Located on Australia’s spectacular Gold Coast, Brisbane is the ideal destination for anyone wanting to experience the many amazing sights and experiences which Queensland has to offer.

2014 108

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. Dear Sean, Many times a large employer seeking candidates outside of their geographic area will pay for transportation and hotel expenses, especially for senior management positions. Some smaller companies may not have the budget to cover the expenses.

2012 131

Shut up Already: How Social Media Can Cost You Your Job

Ms. Career Girl

There have been boycott rumors for Delta Airlines, Mac Cosmetics, and other high-caliber brands that are allegedly informing employees to not take part in Black Lives Matter events or online commentary. Or, ‘Delta Airlines employee goes on racist rant….’ The post Shut up Already: How Social Media Can Cost You Your Job appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The last few weeks have been difficult for the country.

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 2-11-11


For the past week government, banking, energy, retail, entertainment and airline employers announced. Who’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 2-11-11. Continued at [link]. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search recession unemployment who's firing

My View:

Sklover Working Wisdom

Guess what – one large corporation has “heard” me: Jet Blue Airlines. Please: Let’s Stop Calling Employees “Human Resources”. I never did like that phrase, “Human Resources.” It is cold, it is impersonal, and it seems calculating. Why do we use it?

2010 151

Working, Traveling and Living the (Nomad) Dream

Ms. Career Girl

This would include the airline industry, tourism, cruise lines, cosmetology, tour operators and hotels. The post Working, Traveling and Living the (Nomad) Dream appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Is it narcissistic to want to live the life I want over one that’s been laid out in front of me by society? If it is, then I’m a proud egotist. I’m so over the template lifestyle of working hard to fulfill someone else’s dreams. Remote work is the future.

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“Marijuana Legalization: Does it bring new issues into the Workplace?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

However, marijuana stays in the blood for several days, and no one wants their airline pilot, their kid’s bus driver, their mother’s eye surgeon, their home electrician or the factory worker who puts together their father’s heart pacemaker to be even “a little high” on the job. Airline pilots may be both pot-smokers and employees. Might airlines, hospitals and school bus companies begin to advertise “Use our services because we urine-test our employees daily?”

2014 109

World’s Top 10 Best Corporate Blogs

Executive Career Brand

Southwest Airlines - Goals: Enhance corporate image and integrate with traditional media. World’s Top 10 Best Corporate Blogs is a post from: Executive Career Brand. . Mark Schaefer ( @markwschaefer on Twitter), a consultant, author, and college educator, and Executive Director of Schaefer Marketing Solutions , set out to identify the 10 best corporate blogs in the world.

2011 152

Don’t Let it Get This Bad: Union Protestors Attack Air France Executives


“Increased competition from Middle Eastern rivals and budget airlines recently prompted the loss-making group to seek a reorganisation and €1.8bn (£1.3bn) savings. Air France’s current problems started in 2008, says Reuters , when the European airline industry was shrinking in response to Gulf competition. Unlike other airlines, Air France chose not to reduce routes, pay or restructure. On Monday, Air France employees, protesting coming job losses, mobbed executives.

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

Resume Bear

They also authorize, regulate and control commercial airline flights according to government or company regulations to expedite and ensure flight safety. Airline pilots, co-pilots and flight engineers pilot and navigate fixed-wing, multiengine aircraft, usually on scheduled air carrier routes, for the transport of passengers and cargo. They include regional, national and international airline pilots and flight instructors.