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For a long time, people in bizav said all you needed to be an air charter broker was a phone, a contacts book and a willingness to work hard. Today you certainly need internet access too, but an office still feels optional. Why is remote working so perfect for private aviation?
Given business aviation is a location-fluid industry by its nature, the new ease of this work-from-anywhere style of business is a welcome trend — and one rich with opportunities too. We are seeing many of the larger business aviation companies are growing via acquisition, meaning they are absorbing new staff spread out across multiple time zones. Remote capabilities mean these businesses can grow, retain valuable talent and slim operating costs all at once.
And for the so-called “bedroom brokers,” being a self-starter in business aviation industry has never been smoother. With the right attitude and a little research into the right online platforms, it’s possible to provide professional and polished customer service right from the get-go. Then your hub of operations will be wherever you choose to go.
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After many years of working in private banking, Elisa Diener brought her customer service, finance, and payments expertise to the Paynode team. Here, she tells us about the culture shift she experienced, how she helps our customers get the most from Paynode, and the routine she follows before starting her working day.Read more
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Volato is a private jet operator on the up and up. We sat down with Chief Operating Officer, Mike Prachar, to talk about how Paynode is helping make life easier for his team, how he’s looking forward to the Paynode customer base growing, and the charter-specific features that add real value to his business.Read more
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Chris Kuiper is founder and CEO of the Catch-a-Jet app, and he’s on a mission to remove the exclusivity around private jet travel in a way that benefits operators and customers. Chris shares with us the importance of always putting the end user first, and how integrating the Avinode Empty Leg API has helped him create a solution to the empty leg challenge that the industry has long faced.Read more