There is a lot of literature out there for Certified Flight Instructors about positive reinforcement. It sure is an important part of the teaching process. When your student is struggling, it’s often best to keep reinforcing the ultimate objective rather …

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In German there’s a human-related equivalent to “that’ll buff out”. When somebody hurts himself in a not too significant way, we say “that’ll be healed by the time you’re getting married.” At least that’s a very common phrase in my …

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I’m just gonna make the claim here that the anxiety one gets by just thinking about “the boss actively helping” with whatever it might be, is probably not just an aviation problem! 😉 When I was working at the flight …

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As a kid, I never had enough patience for realistic flight simulators. Of course, when I say “realistic”, I’m talking about the gameplay, not the graphics, haha! After all, that was some 30 years back. I’m sure, I would do …

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