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Old Fashioned: Why You Should Cut the Objective Statement from Your Resume

Have a look at some popular resume and CV templates and you’ll find a section titled ‘Objective Statement’ – A place where you can write a couple of lines of what your resume is hoping to achieve (to get the…

Got Voluntary Work Experience? The Cabin Crew Resume Hack You Definitely Need

Are you concerned that you don’t have the work experience to prove you’re the perfect cabin crew candidate?  Perhaps you think that airline recruiters are looking for people with a mass of front-line customer service experience. Well, becoming a volunteer…

Would You Use Facebook to Submit Your Cabin Crew Application?

It’s the place on the web we love to watch viral videos, check out our friends holidays snaps and discuss whatever’s on our minds.  With over 1.75 billion users, Facebook is the world’s most popular social network but it normally…

The 16 Worst Words to Use on Your Cabin Crew Resume

Warning: Whatever you do, please don’t use these words in your resume.  Unless of course, you want to make the recruiter cringe and unceremoniously reject your application. Airline cabin crew recruiters and hiring managers sift through thousands of resumes every…

Emotional Contagion: The Interview Hack That Will Make the Recruiter Choose You

Emotional Contagion: When your emotions and behaviour directly affect the emotions and behaviour of someone else Put yourself in the shoes of the recruiter.  Whether it is at the cabin crew assessment day with several hundred candidates present or at the final…

“Tell Me About Yourself” – The Trickest Interview Question Explained

Talking about yourself sounds easy.  After all, who knows you better than, well you?  And yet, you might be surprised quite how difficult the ‘Tell me about yourself’ interview question is to master. Many people turn into shrinking violets at…

The Small Things You’re Doing that Will Wreck a Job Interview

The body language you display in an interview can have a huge affect on your chance of success. What would you consider the most outrageous interview mistake you could make?  Getting way too friendly with the recruiter and asking him…

New Year. New You. Time to Review Your Purpose for 2017.

What is your reason for wanting to become cabin crew?  Not the reason that you might tell a recruiter or write in your cover letter.  No, what is the real reason you want to take to the skies? The truth…

Feeling Ignored? Why Don’t Airlines Respond to Job Seekers?

Have you ever submitted a job application and feared that it has entered the abyss?  That you might never hear back from the airline you have your heart set on working for?  It turns out you’re not alone and it’s the one sure…

What Are the Top 5 Cabin Crew Nationalities at Emirates?

Over 120 different nationalities represent the flight attendants that work for the World’s Best Airline, Emirates. It’s a truly cosmopolitan and multinational workforce and Emirates is quite rightly proud of this diversity. On a typical Emirates flight, you’ll find at…

Why Has the Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment Process Really Changed?

Amid a whirlwind of rumour and speculation, the Emirates careers website was quietly updated on December 12th. Suddenly and without warning the Cabin Crew application link had disappeared. In its place, a short, curt statement gave some indication of what…