Gap years have long been popular with young people looking for some space and time to explore, travel, or work before they move into a university course of study.
In recent years though, more and more young and mid-career professionals are taking extended time off from their desk job or career.
Maybe it’s time to travel or explore a hobby, or volunteer in their community - the choices are endless.
One option that’s...
This year’s show happens October 31 - November 4, 2018, and it’s hands-down the biggest opportunity in the U.S. to build your network, find a job, and learn about the industry.
But don’t just show up and hope for the best!
We’ve got 7 tips for how you can make the most out of your Boat Show experience - including planning a working pub crawl!...
We’ve talked about some of the most exciting spots in yachting worldwide, and the best techniques for jumpstarting your career.
When you travel to a yachting hub, staying in a crew house is a great way to fast-track building your network and meeting other yacht crew.
But beware -- staying in a crew house is not only a place to sleep, it’s the first day of an extended interview for a superyacht job.
Here’s how you can...
No matter what your position onboard, one skill that’s greatly appreciated by captains and yacht owners is being comfortable with technology.
And one of the best new tech talents in demand is that of a drone pilot.
As recreational drones with onboard cameras have become more popular and more affordable, they’ve...
To be sure, you won’t be surfing or jet skiing when the guests are onboard, but all of those times when your yacht is anchored (and you’re miles from a town or any type of gym), the ocean is your open playground.
Here are a few of our favorite ways to get active on the water at FreshYacht HQ!
Whether you like it or not, it’s a topic of much debate, particularly as recent years have led to a number of U.S. states and other countries decriminalizing the drug -- at least in certain circumstances.
In Canada, pot is already legal for medicinal use, and will become legal for recreational use in the fall of 2018.
The U.S. states of Colorado, Washington, Oregon, California, and several others have made the drug legal for recreational use, while even more allow it for...
Without rent or other standard expenses, it’s easy to start saving a nice lump of cash -- but it’s also simple to see it all disappear through irresponsible spending.
Don’t let your hard-earned funds disappear!
Here are four DO'S and DON'TS for your yacht crew income.
Curious about how you can break into yachting with no experience?
Today, we're sharing some great tips from an expert! We sat down with Suzanne Porta, a former yacht stewardess who went on to launch her own crew placement agency. She was happy to talk with FreshYacht to share her experience, explain the three most important characteristics for a new crew member, and give her best advice on how to network successfully!
Suzanne, thanks for chatting with us today! Can you start...
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!
We’re here today with Carrie, a 10-year veteran stewardess who now works for a yacht brokerage. She’s here to reassure you that if you take the leap and go for it, you’ll have an experience you won’t...