Retired Airline Pilot & BizJetJobs Member Offers Tips for Successful Post-65 Flying

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Bill Ermolovich, a retired airline pilot and longtime BizJetJobs member, recently spoke with our staff about how much he enjoyed using our service. He’s landed multiple jobs using BizJetJobs, so we asked him to sit down for an interview to offer guidance to other pilots seeking employment, especially those retiring from the airlines.   Not only did Bill appear in the…
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Get the Job! Share Great Examples of Your Talents & Abilities in Your Pilot Job Interview, on Your Pilot Resume

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How can you know for sure that you’re making a great impression on a hiring manager? When writing your pilot’s resume, you’ll have to not only follow a specific format. You’ll need to stand out among the stack of resumes he or she has already been through. During your pilot’s interview, in addition to getting a handle on your nerves,…
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Six Tips for Leaving a Pilot Job, The Right Way

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At BizJetJobs.com, we’ve witnessed a transformation in business aviation. These days, pilots are on the move because the job market is now a pilot’s market. But the one rule we can all live by is that change is constant. As corporate pilots, we always need to remember that it’s a small world. It’s important you leave on good terms with…
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Benefits of Working for a Small Flight Department

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For some corporate pilots, working for a small flight department is the way to go. Big corporate flight departments offer some big perks, for sure—flying in-demand aircraft, generous benefits, bigger salaries, fancy offices and even sometimes the ability to be typed in new planes. But when it comes to professional growth, bigger doesn’t always mean better. Small businesses offer excellent career…
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Advice from BizJetJobs.com Founder: Your Attitude Determines Your Altitude

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At BizJetJobs.com, we speak with job-seeking pilots every day. The common theme we’ve noticed among those who get the job they want isn’t fancy type ratings, advanced degrees, or “the exact right” past experience. It’s their proactive, positive attitude that makes the difference, every time. BizJetJobs.com was founded over 15 years ago by Rick Koubsky, a corporate pilot based out…
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For the Love of Flying vs. Show Me the Money

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Finding a pilot job that pays a lot is great! But high paying jobs can cost you. Consider these key things when negotiating your pilot job offer. It’s the best and worst scenario. You’re staring at a high paying pilot job offer. It’s offering you the keys to your happiness, getting everything you’ve always wanted. But something isn’t sitting quite…
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Job-Seeking Flight Attendants: NEVER Wire $ & More

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As a service to our job-seeking Flight Attendants and anyone seeking a corporate aviation or corporate pilot job, we wanted to make this Public Service Announcement regarding several scams we’ve been alerted to that are currently out there in the industry. BizJetJobs.com works hard to make sure all of our Employers are fully vetted and are posting legitimate aviation positions.…
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Pilot Hiring: How to Turn Online Networking into a Real Life Job

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Recent research shows what many of us know instinctually from our corporate pilot job search: an in-person interview or phone call can be far more powerful than sending emails or any other electronic interaction with recruiters. But how do we get there? In today’s digital age, face-to-face or even voice-to-voice communication is becoming more rare. One of the first things…
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Video: Our Interview with Wing Aviation President Dave Riddle

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A former U.S. Air Force Pilot, Capt. David Riddle used BizJetJobs.com to find his first Part 91 corporate pilot job flying a G5. Over the years, he has been an ally for dozens of pilots as they transition into their first corporate pilot job. He’s helped by providing insights and advice on how flight departments are organized, schedules, key contacts,…
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