September is here! Which means two things. The Mediterranean yachting season is drawing to a close, but the boat show season is about to start. Will you be at the Cannes Yachting Festival (September 11th – 16th) or the Monaco Yacht Show (September 26th – 29th) – either as crew or a visitor?
The craziness of the peak summer yachting season is drawing to a close, which means that those with jobs on yachts are starting to think about end of season holiday destinations for yacht crew.
One of the most pressing questions candidates face as they prepare for an all-important job interview is: what should I wear?
YPI CREW's Laurence Lewis looks at the role of a recruitment consultant and how managing expectations for both the potential recruit and the employer is an essential part of the process.
As the vacancies below attest to, superyachts hire crew - no matter the time of the year. While we may be in the height of another the Mediterranean season, if you’ve just started your search – for any reason – it’s not too late to land a new yacht job this summer.
Sometimes we’re given a gentle reminder that our beloved yacht crew industry is merely part of a wider maritime family, one with members found far afield in branches such as the Merchant Navy and fishing fleets.
Are you looking to take that first step in the yachting industry but unsure if you have the right skills or experience? Here at YPI CREW, we think you’d be pleasantly surprised at just how transferable your background may be.
With the global fleet of superyachts expanding at a rate of knots, Laurence Lewis looks at the challenge to build strong teams on board with crew from different cultural backgrounds.
Not only is the 2018 Monaco Grand Prix just around the corner but the 71st Cannes Film Festival kicks off today. It