Top 10 Best Apps for Yacht Crew

Looking for the best apps for yachting?  Whether managing crew, checking navigation or taking care of day to day tasks, apps can be your best friend. We have narrowed it down to our top pick of apps for yacht crew, in no particular order: Navionics Nautical Charts Navionics offers charts for nearly all of the key … Continue reading Top 10 Best Apps for Yacht Crew

How To Stay Healthy on a Yacht

Yacht crew life comes with many perks: accommodation, networking, friends for life. Another one of these amazing perks is free meals on board. Freshly baked croissants! Butter poached lobster! A combination of treats, partying, lack of sleep and no time for exercise can wreak havoc on your health and weight. Here are a few tips on … Continue reading How To Stay Healthy on a Yacht

Yacht Crew Conflict Resolution

The combination of close quarters, long work hours, and exhaustion can make even the smallest conflict seem explosive. There can be passive aggressive wars, angry outbursts, and other unprofessional behavior. Maintaining positive crew relationships is crucial to yacht life. Here are some tips on how to survive those challenging moments when emotion runs high: Remember … Continue reading Yacht Crew Conflict Resolution

An Open Letter to Crew & Captains Everywhere

"We rise by lifting others." -Robert Ingersoll Hello! Perhaps we’ve never met, perhaps we’ve shared a laugh or a drink in port somewhere, but I wanted to introduce myself — I’m Hana, a fellow yachtie and founder of Crew Compass Apps. Our mission is to create a company that fosters a sense of respect, kindness, … Continue reading An Open Letter to Crew & Captains Everywhere

Yacht Jobs: 3 Ways to Stay Positive During the Search

Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or an aspiring yachtie, we’ve all been there at some point: you’ve been looking for that perfect yacht job, and it’s been weeks and still nothing seems to be the right fit! It’s easy to get down in the dumps or panic-accept the first job that comes your way because … Continue reading Yacht Jobs: 3 Ways to Stay Positive During the Search