It sounds like a dream -- but what is it REALLY like?
Today we’re digging into the pros and cons of working as a freelancer in yachting, and what you can expect - so you can know whether a freelancing career is right for you!
What Is It?
First, let’s take a look at what freelancing means in the yachting world. A freelance job can...
After all, so many people want to explore the world’s amazing nautical destinations - while getting paid! It can be hard to stand out among other entry-level applicants.
Here at FreshYacht, we give you the training and knowledge you need to break into a superyacht career. Today’s post will take you through 3 key things you...
This year the show will take place March 25th - 28th and feature more than $1.2 billion worth of yachts.
Last year the show was canceled due to COVID but will go ahead this year with increased safety measures in place.
First, the show will be completely ticketless, masks will be...
The show is currently set to run as scheduled October 28th through November 1st, with enhanced COVID health and safety measures in place.
In fact, it's one of the only major boat shows in the world scheduled to go ahead in 2020.
Here are some of the major...
Crew Houses are BnB or backpacker type communes. Most crew houses have cozy environments with shared rooms, fully-equipped kitchens, laundry, and common lounge areas.
There are also usually computers and printers available to help crew with the job-hunting process.
It’s important to prepare for your interview and be sure to take into account the unique tips and strategies that will prepare you for a successful superyacht interview, and set you apart from your competitors!
Take the time to learn...
Does your CV look a little thin?
Not sure how your previous work experience is relevant on a yacht?
That’s okay! The good news is, many people have made the jump from “ordinary life” to life on a superyacht -- and you can do the same!
Here are some of the best tips we’ve collected over the years on how...
Antigua in the Caribbean is one of the hot spots for the yachting community. So if Florida is really not your thing, or you just want a little more adventure, Antigua might be a fun, tropical place to base yourself for job hunting!
Here’s what you need to know to start your job hunt in Antigua:
Be aware of current immigration...
If you haven’t already booked your flights and bought tickets for the Ft Lauderdale Boat Show, add it to your to-do list!
This year’s show happens October 30 - November 3, 2019, and it’s hands-down the biggest opportunity in the U.S. to find a job, build your network and learn about the industry.
But don’t just show up and hope for the best!
That’s okay! Once you’ve done your mandatory training, you’ll find that many skills from your previous career or life are transferable to the yachting industry.
Today we’ll dig into a few common skill areas that people bring to yachting -- and help you see how you can take these experiences and transfer them to your yachting resume!
This free guide will help you kickstart your superyacht journey so you'll be ready to start this exciting career and the life you've dreamed of.