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Don’t Become a Yachtie
Crew Life

Don’t Become a Yachtie

You can spot them by their sunglass tan, polos with a yacht stenciled on their backs, and shorts/skorts they wear in public while running errands around town. They have an enviable instagram feed, and drone shots of paradise for days, but behind every freckle and t-shirt tan line, they have a story to tell about the hi...
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Moving Aboard: What to Pack for Your First Yacht Job
Crew Life

Moving Aboard: What to Pack for Your First Yacht Job

If you're new to the yachting industry, it might seem like an impossible task to fit all your essentials in a tiny bag. Once you're on board, there is minimal space to store your belongings and you don't want to be THAT crew member who rolls a giant suitcase down the dock. Here's a quick guide on what and how to pack:...
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What skills are useful to find a job on luxury yachts?
Crew Life

What skills are useful to find a job on luxury yachts?

Depending on the yacht position you're after, it's always helpful to have certain skills that will give you the edge over other crew members vying for the same job. Even if you have the skillset and experience, it's about being smart about how and where to look for yacht jobs. Also, if you're seeking a full-time positi...
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10 Signs You're Friends With a Yachtie
Crew Life

10 Signs You're Friends With a Yachtie

After working on yachts, certain things become so normal that we forget how odd it might come across to our land friends. We asked our non-yachtie friends what it's like to be friends with us, and they had some pretty hilarious observations to share. Do you agree?

1. You'll catch them referring to your kitchen as th...
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