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Superyacht Crew Jobs: Gain Skills and Prepare for a Bright Future

Superyacht Crew

In my post "Careers in the Luxury Yachting Industry: What Can Yacht Stewardesses Do in the Future?", I presented over a dozen land-based career options that exist both within the yachting industry and even outside of it. The occupations listed … [More]

Marketing Webinar with Julie Perry and the U.S. Superyacht Association

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U.S. Superyacht Association Marketing Webinar: Aligning Your Social Media Strategies with Your Other Marketing Channels Author of The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess and digital marketing consultant, Julie Perry, recently presented a … [More]

Yacht Stews Must Be Prepared for Anything Demanding Guests Request (or Might Request)

Chief Stewardess Adrienne Gang

A sample “Confession” from The Insiders’ Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess: Confessions from My Years Afloat with the Rich and Famous… Julie and her fellow stews went "overboard" to make sure the billionaire guests on a megayacht chartered for the … [More]

Yacht Industry Insiders Give Expert Advice in “The Insiders’ Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess”

Adrienne Gang - Below Deck - Foreword to Insiders Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess

From the moment the 1st edition of The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess was released back in 2006, I began receiving this question, most often from fellow writers: "So why is it Insiders' with an s' (as in a group of insiders), and not … [More]

Yacht Crew Hiring Ports Part 2: When to Go to Get Hired

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In Part 1 of this series on yacht crew hiring ports, I covered worldwide locations where yacht crew must move to find work on a superyacht. While I listed the Tier 1, 2, and 3 destinations for getting hired quick, my advice for entry-level crew is … [More]

Yacht Crew Hiring Ports Part 1: Where to Move to Get Hired

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To Move or Not to Move? There Is Little Question. (MOVE!) I get this question all the time from wannabe crew who feel they're ready to make the leap into yachting: But do I have to actually pick up and MOVE to a hiring port—as in, not plan on … [More]