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Crew survey reveals appetite for new build roles

A survey of 220 Captains and senior crew has shed a light on what candidates would expect from working on a new build superyacht project and which yards need to work on improving their appeal.

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Recruitment

Why you should always consider CVs sent on spec

In such a candidate-led market, superyachts should start considering CVs sent on spec to get a great candidate onboard.

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superyacht job update

Superyacht Industry Insights

Superyacht job market update – Q3 2022

We’ve had an excellent Quarter 3 at Quay Crew, with some fantastic superyacht jobs and amazing candidates coming through across all onboard departments.

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CareersCrew Advice

Fired from your superyacht job? Here’s what to do.

If you’ve been fired from your last superyacht job, do not despair. A successful career is totally salvageable in many situations. Here are a few suggestions to navigate those dark waters….

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time for time rotation

Crew Advice

Challenges of time for time rotation

As always, the best blog topics are the controversial ones and this one discusses the real challenges of time for time rotation, not just the huge amount of benefits that are usually focussed on.

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CareersCrew Advice

How to get your green CV spotted by crew recruitment agencies

Often, the first port of call to getting your first superyacht job is to ensure your CV catches the eyes of crew recruitment agencies.

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smaller superyachts

CareersCrew AdviceSuperyacht Industry Insights

Pros and cons of working on smaller superyachts

There’s been a significant increase in the global order book for smaller superyachts, but what are the pros and cons of working on boats under 40m?

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antoine first superyacht job

CareersCrew Advice

How I got my first superyacht job

Trying to get your first superyacht job is a little like writing your first blog – exciting, nerve-racking and the fear or doing or saying something wrong is very real.

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cabin mate

Crew AdviceYachting & Travel

Cabin chaos – 8 things that annoy your cabin mate

In a recent Instagram poll, over 200 of you replied to our question about the worst things a cabin mate can do to annoy or irritate you and this is what you said.

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