If you’re a pilot, you’ve got goals. That’s just the way it is.
Maybe it’s the fact that we have goals that lead us to this life where we have it so good.
Just ask anyone you meet wandering around the mall. Everyone knows pilots are rich elitists with wads of cash stuffed into the trunk of their Mercedes-Maybach sedan (the 2018 model pricing starts at $168,800, in case you were wondering).
That may be true for some of us. Not many, I suspect. At least not many I know on a first-name basis.
Yet, pilots do tend to be somewhat better off than the average guy on the street. My best guess is that’s true because pilots try to find a way to get things done. Maybe they’ll follow a conventional path to meeting their goals, or maybe they’ll stray off into the weeds and pioneer a new process. Whatever it takes. [Read more…]