You're in the middle of a busy charter -- serving guests, setting up water sports, cleaning, running guests to shore, going full steam ahead! All of a sudden, your throat starts to hurt a little. You know you're getting sick. Even when you take great care of yourself, there are still times where you might … Continue reading 5 Things to Survive Being Sick Aboard a Yacht
So you thought you found the "perfect" yacht job, but now you're not so sure. Yacht jobs come and go, and you're tempted to see what else is out there. We get it, things change. Luckily, the Crew Compass JOBS app will help you discreetly look for another job. Did you know there is an … Continue reading How To Look For Jobs While Currently on a Yacht
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
Anxious to find a yacht job now? You could be doing all the wrong things and not even know it. Here are three ways to boost your profile to get hired: 1. Log in DAILY: This is crucial. Crew who check in more frequently will have their profiles appear at the top of the list. … Continue reading Find a Yacht Job Now: 3 Ways to Boost Your Profile
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
When it comes to working on yachts - is bigger (yacht, company, etc) always better when it comes to finding the right fit for you? So you've gotten daywork, built your CV, and starting to get job offers. Deciding between a large or small yacht is not as cut and dry as you'd think. Each … Continue reading Yacht Jobs: Is bigger always better?
Here at Crew Compass, we're dedicated to helping crew find a job on a yacht and to making it easy with our free job apps! Whether you’re a professional looking to make a career jump or a recent college graduate in search of adventure, yachting could be a great opportunity for you. Why? With little … Continue reading How to Find a Job on a Yacht