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Is It True About Your Connections?  
User currently offlineRunway777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2391 times:

I know many pilots for Air Canada, and then i was talking to someone. He was telling me that, knowing pilots would help me find a job easier. I dont think that would really do anything, but I am just wondering if anyone knows.

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User currently offlineFuturecaptain From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2377 times:

Yes. In the industry alot of times who you know can be just as important as what you know. Not always, but alot of the time. It's true for most jobs.

User currently offlineB6JFKH81 From United States of America, joined Mar 2006, 2891 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2367 times:

Knowing people in the industry always helps. Here at B6, there is even an internal recommendation capability through out intranet so when someone applies for a position a current crewmember (or multiple crewmembers) can put in their recommendations.


"If you do not learn from history, you are doomed to repeat it"
User currently offlineRunway777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 8 hours ago) and read 2279 times:

okay.
awesome! thanks guys!


User currently offlineRunway777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 2250 times:

Are you guys pilots?

User currently offlineB6JFKH81 From United States of America, joined Mar 2006, 2891 posts, RR: 7
Reply 5, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 2180 times:

I am not a pilot with B6, I fly on my own time. I am on the supply chain side of things.


"If you do not learn from history, you are doomed to repeat it"
User currently offlineLincoln From United States of America, joined Nov 2004, 3887 posts, RR: 8
Reply 6, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 2152 times:

In any industry who you know is often as important (if not more important) than what you know. Also, burning bridges and p*ssing people off is never a good idea if it can be avoided.

If you have opportunities to network I would strongly encourage it. My current job practically walked up to me said "Have you ever thought about living in Cleveland" and "How's $(a much larger number than I thought I was worth at the time) plus benefits sound?" due to my involvement in various groups within my industry (A/V and automation).

Lincoln



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