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How to Effectively Deal with Challenging Guests

If you find yourself in a situation where you are dealing with challenging guests or where you feel you are being verbally threatened, it is best to stay calm and not to overly react as this could fuel the situation further. In this instance, if you feel...

Q: Girls on Deck: How to get Hired?!

Q: Girls on Deck: how to get hired?! (Amanda, 25, Aspiring Deckhand) “I’m trying to get a deck job, but the fact I’m female seems to be a massive problem! No-one takes me seriously and people keep telling me ‘go the stewardessing route and try again later". I’ve met a...

How Do you Manage a Sexist Culture Onboard?

Q:How Do you Manage a Sexist Culture OnBoard? “I come from a family of mostly girls, and went to an all-girl boarding school before becoming a yacht stewardess. Maybe I’m just sheltered, but I have never heard men speak about women so disrespectfully as they do on...