Going Places

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27 Apr

The Most Important Interview Prep You’re Probably Not Doing – But Should Be

April 27th, 2017|General, Job Search Advice|

A recent blog post by Lindsey Pollack discusses successful interview tips.  To view the full article, please click here. What kinds of interviews yield the best candidates? According to research from Glassdoor Economic Research, more difficult interviews lead to more satisfied employees. And that can be daunting if you’re the candidate — whether you’re a [...]

24 Apr

Alumni Spotlight: Joe Landon

April 24th, 2017|Co-op/Intern Spotlight Series|

Joe Landon is CFO of the billionaire-backed asteroid mining venture Planetary Resources. He is a prominent connector of entrepreneurs and investors in the space industry, and he has been featured in media outlets such as The New York Times, The Economist, The Huffington Post, Bloomberg and Space News. Joe also serves as Chairman of the [...]

20 Apr

2017 Annual NSBE Convention: A Career Services Perspective

April 20th, 2017|General, Hiring Trends|

By: Kathryn Kirkpatrick This year’s annual National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) convention was held in Kansas City, Missouri, and as always, it was an event that was well worth the trip for Embry-Riddle students! Our students saw success in a number of ways— some received interviews, several received job and internship offers, and a [...]

17 Apr

Alumni Spotlight: Robert M. Keane III

April 17th, 2017|Alumni Spotlight Series|

Robert Keane III graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach in May 2016.  He is currently a part of GE Aviation's Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP). Discuss the Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) you are a part of at GE. The EEDP and its associated Advance Course in Engineering (ACE) was founded in 1923.  [...]

13 Apr

Expecting the Unexpected: Navigating the Interview Process

April 13th, 2017|General, Job Search Advice|

By: Alicia Kielmovitch As one who has been job searching off-and-on for the past decade, I have been lucky enough (or perhaps unlucky enough, given your point of view) to experience all different types of interviews.  My first job interview was for Cold Stone Creamery for a summer position in between high school and college.  [...]

10 Apr

Co-op/Intern Spotlight: Lucas Ferrando Quilez

April 10th, 2017|Co-op/Intern Spotlight Series|

Lucas Ferrando Quilez is pursuing his Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach.  He completed an internship with MTU Aero Engines in Germany. Provide a little information about yourself. My name is Lucas Ferrando Quilez.  I am a junior at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, majoring in Aerospace [...]

06 Apr

The 3 Best Ways to Get Hired Today

April 6th, 2017|General, Hiring Trends|

Below recent article from U.S. News. To read the full article, please click here. Job search is often about who you know as much as what you know. But whether you're just starting out in your career or simply don't have the industry contacts you need, it can be a tough task to network into [...]