Becoming a Flight Attendant – Where to start

Have you been dreaming of becoming a flight attendant since you were old enough to spot a plane in the sky? Or maybe you just love to travel and want to see the world without paying a penny for the plane tickets or the hotels… Do you want to meet and talk to people from…

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8 Tips to Become Confident for the Cabin Crew Interview

We’ve all seen it at one point in our lives: the person who maybe didn’t have as much experience or education, but had a magical aura of confidence. Without saying a word they would walk into an interview room and just own it. How did they do it? What’s the secret? Can you do it…

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5 Simple Steps to Create Your Perfect Cabin Crew CV

Building your cabin crew CV is one of the most important steps to consider. Based on how you present it, you may or may not be invited for an interview with the airline. A Curriculum Vitae – CV or a Resume provides an overview of a person’s experience and education. In Latin, Curriculum Vitae means…

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7 Ways to Stand Out during the Cabin Crew CV Drop Off Day

Cabin Crew CV drop off

The cabin crew CV drop off day is sometimes viewed as one of the most mysterious parts of the recruitment process. You prepare for weeks or months, you spend hours carefully choosing your outfit and rehearsing hair styles or makeup. You read books, articles, join Facebook groups and run sample English tests. When the day…

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How to Create the Best Online Application

Creating a successful online application is the first step necessary to reach the immediate goal of getting called for an interview. By applying the knowledge I share with you in this article, you will shortly be on your way to your Invitation Only Assessment Day! Let’s say you work for Funky Pizza where you are…

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Cabin Crew Online Video Interview

Cabin Crew Online Video Interview

At the end of the year, it has been announced that the Emirates Online Video Interview will be a part of the recruitment process for Cabin Crew. “Starting 2017 we will be rolling out an updated application process for cabin crew positions. All applicants will now have to create an online profile which includes an…

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Open Day vs. Assessment Day

Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways organize both Open Days and Assessment Days. What is the difference between them and which one gives you more chances of success? Below you can find an analysis of Open Days vs Assessment Days, with a detailed description of how to present yourself for these events and what to expect.…

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How to Dress for Your Cabin Crew Assessment Day

How to dress for your cabin crew assessment day is a very important factor to consider. Learning the art of making a good first impression is the out-most power in the path to success at your cabin crew interview. The airlines want their flight attendants to be spotless, with shiny shoes and always neatly ironed, presentable…

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The Cabin Crew Assessment Day Explained

In this article you will learn what is a cabin crew assessment day. Is it different from a regular interview? Is it harder? Easier? Do you have to prepare something extra? Is it more efficient than a classic interview? Do more or less people get hired after the assessment? I had many conversations this week…

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9 Most Dangerous Assessment Day Mistakes

An assessment day is a very stressful event to go through. Very few people go to interviews relaxed, confident and knowing exactly what to do and expect. An airline assessment day for cabin crew is even more stressful because it is a full-day event – sometimes it will spread over two days, and after every…

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How to Pass the Cabin Crew Assessment Day Group Exercise


The cabin crew assessment day group exercise can be a dreaded part of the process. I remember when I attended my cabin crew assessment day my mind was spinning with questions for which of course I had no answer: “What task will I have?” “Who are my team-mates going to be? Will they know we…

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10 Tips to Pass the Cabin Crew Interview English Test

10 Tips to Pass the Cabin Crew Interview English Test

When applying for a cabin crew position, there are a few tests that you have to take in order for the airline to determine if you are fit for the job. One of paramount importance is the English test, and it is a “pass or fail” part of the assessment. One of the minimum requirements…

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5 Tips for the Cabin Crew Final Interview

The Final Interview is the last step of the Cabin Crew Assessment Day. It usually consists of questions aimed to provide the interviewers with the right information to help them with the hiring decision. Questions can range from your experiences in school to your job or skills. Some popular questions: • Why do you want…

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What to Expect After the Assessment Day

You just stepped out of your Cabin Crew Final Interview. Your heartbeat is back to normal for the first time in weeks and you dare to start dreaming that indeed, this job might soon be yours. You plan on the best way to tell your family and friends that you will be moving to a…

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11 Worries Stopping You from Reaching Your Cabin Crew Dream

Some of these questions and worries may be things that are in the mind of the vast majority of people, while some others may be something you are considering for the first time as you are reading this article. As with every worry, it all comes down to confidence and how we each perceive ourselves.…

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Life in the Middle East

The questions that I get asked most often is ‘How do I become cabin crew?’ The second most popular question is ‘How is life in the Middle East?’ I lost my phone and wallet and they were returned to me with not even 1 Dirham missing. I remember volunteering to clean the local beaches, but…

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