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...
You might be an essential worker, worried about staying healthy but grateful to be receiving a paycheck.
You may be unemployed - perhaps for the first time in your life - and worried about how you’ll pay the bills.
Or maybe you’re a student, suddenly finding yourself in a different situation or unsure about your course of study, when you’ll be back in the classroom, or the prospect...
Every day, we’re learning more about the COVID-19.
Much of the media coverage of the coronavirus pandemic focuses on prevention through avoidance. The importance of handwashing and self-isolation is what we’re hearing every day.
Currently, about one in six people who get infected have...
You may be facing self-quarantine or in the midst of social distancing that’s got you out of work, working from home, or doing less - with less than you’re accustomed to.
You might be feeling the squeeze of a tight budget and an uncertain paycheck.
No matter what you’re going through - we’re here for you.
As a yacht crew, one of the many skills you could develop is working as a drone pilot -- capturing amazing, inspiring video from the air.
It’s not a simple task, but it adds incredible value to the guest experience, and can help you stand out from the crowd of superyacht crew with this unique skill!
Fresh Yacht sat down with an experienced yacht crew,...
Chefs are in high demand on yachts!
For a captain, finding a qualified chef who can also work on yachts, is harder than it sounds.
So if you have strong culinary skills and...
No matter what, you’ll find that the Superyacht work routines are a little bit different. We’re here to break it down for you so you know exactly what to expect!
On a superyacht, most of the time you’ll find yourself in one of three work routines:
- Guest Onboard
- Shipyard or...
One new exotic port after another.
Water toys, delicious meals, and a luxurious yacht to call your home.
Well, all of that is true -- but what’s also true is that, as a crew member, you’ll have a slightly different experience than the guests onboard!
That said, you can still enjoy and explore all of these things when you’re not working.
But just like any career, it’s important to be personally READY for what’s ahead of you.
If you’re thinking of starting a career on superyachts, we’ve got 4 questions you should ask yourself.
If you can give each of these a hearty “yes” -- or even an “I think so!” - then yachting is a...
In the world of superyachts, it’s not cold-calls or sending resumes to human resources departments.
If you want to work on a yacht, you’ll need to start with some solid dockwalking.
So what is dockwalking?
Ultimately, it’s just what it sounds like: walking around marinas and talking to boat captains and crew in the hopes of finding yourself a job.
Dockwalking can be tiring. It can take persistence and...
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.