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3 Easy ideas to regain crew morale

3 Easy ideas to regain crew morale

A lot of crew are either in or heading towards a second lockdown which will likely take a further toll on crew wellbeing and morale. Having spoken recently with a client of mine, she has reported that she is finding it difficult to find the motivation to engage in her...
Life After Yachting

Life After Yachting

How to Escape the Golden Handcuffs and Leave the World of Yachting Behind? I  remember when I started yachting I was warned about the golden handcuffs. If you didn’t see yachting as a long term career or if you didn’t have a yachting exit strategy in place that you...
Yacht Crew Bulllies

Yacht Crew Bulllies

Why are Bullies, Bullies?   We can hypothesise a number of reasons why bullies are bullies, however, when it comes to workplace bullying these are usually the reasons why – They have their own personal psychological issues that they have not dealt with They...
Sucked in for Another Season

Sucked in for Another Season

Andrea, Chief Stewardess, 38 I promised myself I wouldn’t do another season in yachting, but somehow summer’s practically here and I’ve made no move whatsoever to leave the yacht I’m on. I know yachting doesn’t make me happy anymore—it’s been mostly great but I’m in...
How to Neutralise a “Toxic” Crew Member

How to Neutralise a “Toxic” Crew Member

Anonymous, Captain, 39. I’ve got a crew member on board who’s causing real trouble with their negativity and putting others down. Their moodiness about every little thing also seems to be rubbing off the other crew members, as a result, I am finding them to be...