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Official Yacht Stewardess Job Descriptions and Salaries (Including a Salary Chart)

The Crew of Megayacht "Allegria" (2010). Photo by Suki Finnerty of YachtingToday.TV

For some even more straight-from-the-book fun, I present to you below the official job descriptions for the various yacht steward/ess roles. These are pulled directly from The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess Chapter 3—a chapter that … [More]

Theme Night Party Suggestions for Yacht Stewardesses (or anyone!)

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One of the joys of being a yacht steward/ess is keeping things fun—for the guests, and even the crew. If you have a knack for entertaining, you will love this aspect of your job: having theme dinners and throwing parties! Remember, your guests are … [More]

Tales from a Superyacht Stewardess: A Party Debacle on Oscar Night

Julie Perry in her days as a yacht stewardess, decorating for a theme party for charter guests.

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 crew tried to go the extra mile by throwing an Oscar viewing party for their billionaire guests, … [More]

Julie Perry Talks Social Media Marketing at Superyacht Summit

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The U.S. Superyacht Association's first annual Superyacht Summit is upon us! Happening March 18th & 19th in West Palm Beach, Florida, this two-day event will offer education, networking, and action for superyacht industry professionals worldwide … [More]

Stew Confession: I was overwhelmingly star-struck by a yacht guest once (and only once)

Richard Branson on Necker Island

This yacht stewardess "confession" is an excerpt from The Insiders Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess. I'm posting it in honor of the fact that I re-met this individual when I was in the British Virgin Islands last month. Upon introducing myself … [More]

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

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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]