Covid came, Covid stayed, Covid changed our world. Covid tried, but the one thing it can't take is our get up and GO.
As yachties, we know all about the GO. The GO to be better, the GO to learn through experience, the GO for adventure and new spaces. The GO to see the world's wild and remote places, and experience its charming and historic cities.
The estimated 500 to 1,000 pursers globally in the yacht industry have a champion in dedicated superyacht trainer The Yacht Purser. Deborah McPherson interviews CEO Sandra Jordaan on her efforts to create a more structured career for pursers and some of the challenges Covid has thrown up
You wake up to the ringing sound of your alarm jolting you awake. Your bones ache because you don’t want to get out of your warm bed. It’s the middle of winter back in your home country and you’re dreaming of vitamin sea.
You get yourself dressed and ready to begin your Monday with your morning routine and a commute to your 9-5 job. You’re sitting at your desk pretending to work, scrolling through Instagram wondering how you can live a lavish lifestyle and travel the world full time while working on Super Yachts…
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THIS PAINTING WAS COMMISSIONED BY THE CREW OF M/Y DAPPLE AND M/Y ROCINANTE AS A GIFT FOR THE YACHT OWNER.
"It’s the first time I’ve been asked to paint two Superyachts onto one chart. I’m so pleased with how it turned out." The Yacht Artist
About the yachts:
Everyone here at Onshore Cellars is looking forward to Christmas, I hope you are too. At this time of the year, we get asked the same questions: What does one drink on Christmas day? What does one serve? Which wine goes with what food?
During the last ten years the yachting sector has seen a significant growth in the numbers of yachts over 70m, which has inevitably increased the number of positions required for onboard Yacht Purser’s. This in turn has led to an industry demand for the delivery of Accredited Purser training.
Check out these Instagram pages for fun yacht content.What makes up the bulk of your Instagram feed? Is it food? Travel? Cats? How about yachts? Instagram is an excellent tool to market businesses and individual services. It’s also a great app for procrastinating. It’s easy to get caught in a dark hole of scrolling through your feed, but that can also lead to finding gems you never knew existed or inspiration for your next big purchase or holiday destination.
Whether for luxury travel, charter, or yacht ownership, we gathered the best Instagram accounts to follow if you like yachting. Warning: this may lead to procrastination.
Founders: Helena Hammarström & Lisa Emlund 🇸🇪
After working for several years on yachts around the world - they now want to help others find their dream job!
2011 was the year they boarded a luxury yacht for the first time. The following year, they worked on board yachts in the Caribbean, among other places. Now Yachting Sweden wants to give other Scandinavians the chance to travel and, at the same time, earn good money, live without expenses, and make friends for life by working onboard a yacht.
Meet SANDRA JORDAAN 🇿🇦
Yacht Crew - Coach | Trainer | Mentor
"If you want a limited career, have limited knowledge" - Tony Robbins.
Sandra Jordaan, also known as The Yacht Purser, embarked on her yachting career in 2006 after graduating from university, knowing that she would never be happy working a traditional 9-5.
After working on some of the busiest and most prestigious charter yachts in the industry and having travelled to all seven continents, during her ten-year career, Sandra is now a sought after yacht crew career coach, mentor and purser teacher. The Yacht Purser is a PYA Partner and proud She of the Sea Ambassador and Pledge Signatory. Sandra is also the 2020 partner for the Adrift Film Festival, a non-profit which celebrates yacht content creators and donations benefit YachtAid Global.
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