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01 Nov

Experiencing Expo as a First Time Employer

2018-10-31T08:35:34+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Employer Insights, Industry/Career Expo|

By: Jack Harty I always considered the Industry/Career Expo my favorite time of the year while attending Embry-Riddle. For starters, it was amazing to see roughly 100 companies representing a variety of industries all in one room, and all were offering an endless number of opportunities through internship and full-time positions. Additionally, I enjoyed Expo [...]

20 Sep

Email Etiquette

2018-09-07T08:23:43+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Employer Insights, General|

By: Ryan Mazon Nowadays it seems like everybody utilizes e-mail for communication. Whether you are a corporate big wig reserving a private jet, or a federal employee sending a message that can change thousands of lives; electronic mail is the simplest and most effective mode of professional communication. Did you know Ed Sheeran isn’t even [...]

12 Apr

Eagles Go Global – Brazil 2018: Spring Break at Embraer

2018-04-10T10:18:40+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Employer Insights|

By: En Yen Justin Chu Spring Break 2018, nine Embry-Riddle students from Daytona Beach studying in various fields, including aeronautics, engineering, and business went on a five day trip to São Paulo, Brazil, filled with aerospace and aviation visits. The trip was organized by Travelers Executive Group, with the assistance of Embry-Riddle Central & South [...]

16 Jan

Employer Spotlight: AmeriCorps NCCC

2017-05-25T09:49:16+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Employer Insights|

Please describe AmeriCorps NCCC. AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) strengthens communities and develops leaders through direct, team-based national and community service. AmeriCorps NCCC is a full-time residential program for men and women age 18-24. In partnership with non-profits (secular and faith based), local municipalities, state governments, federal government, national and state parks, Indian tribes, [...]

14 Apr

Employers: Verbal Communication Most Important Candidate Skill

2017-05-25T09:49:29+00:00 April 14th, 2016|Employer Insights|

According to the National Association of College and Employers (NACE), the most important skill that employers are seeking is strong verbal communication. To view the full article, please click here. When asked to assess candidate skills/qualities, employers rated verbal communication skills the most important, according to NACE's Job Outlook 2016 report. Employers rated verbal communication [...]

05 Nov

Pilot Shortage: Industry Insight

2017-05-25T09:49:32+00:00 November 5th, 2015|Career Paths, Employer Insights, Hiring Trends|

By: Jack Harty Earlier this summer at the 2015 Regional Airline Association (RAA) convention, the pilot shortage was a hot topic, and it was also brought up at the National Press Club luncheon–which Richard Anderson, Doug Parker, and Jeff Smisek were guests at–a few days after RAA. There are many different views out there on the pilot [...]