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Deckhand Job Guide - Secrets to Employment On A Super Yacht

Deckhand Job Guide - Secrets to Employment On A Super Yacht

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Published by Dan Sevets
See the world and get paid for it. Get a job as a deckhand on a luxury superyacht. This guide provides tips and advice on how to find deckhand employment. For everyone looking for the career -- or adventure -- of a lifetime.
See the world and get paid for it. Get a job as a deckhand on a luxury superyacht. This guide provides tips and advice on how to find deckhand employment. For everyone looking for the career -- or adventure -- of a lifetime.

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Published by: Dan Sevets on Jun 07, 2009
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Deckhand Dan’s Guide to
Seeing the World,Making Money,
and
Having the Time of YourLife
As A Crew MemberOn An
Amazing, FantasticSuper Yacht
By Dan Sevets
 
Super Yachts Are Calling: Dynamic Deckhands Wanted
All over the world, young people (and not-so-young people) are discovering that being a
deckhand
on a super yacht is one of the most exciting and well-paid jobs around.Imagine working and traveling on a gigantic luxury yacht owned by a billionaire.Imagine meeting top celebrities from the worlds of music, movies, sports and politics asyou visit exotic ports of call such as St. Tropez, Martinique and the shimmering Greek Isles.Yes, jobs like that really exist. And people like you are needed to fill them. But ... theagencies and individuals who do the hiring for those positions are seeing too many jobcandidates who just don't have what it takes. Sure, they might have the proper certifications. But they lack a certain ... dynamic quality, a gung-ho spirit that says theywant to be the best deckhand ever.This is where you can beat the competition. By becoming the
"dynamic deckhand"
thatsuperyacht operators are desperately searching for, you can not only land that dream job,you will be well positioned to advance toward the first mate's or captain's seat, if that iswhat you want.
Click here for the definitive, updatedguide to getting a deckhand job on aluxury yacht:
The Dynamic Deckhand Personality
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Yes, boat handling and maintenance skills are important in the world of superyachtcrewing. At least as important (some would say more so!) is your image.
Dynamicdeckhands
have a personal image, based in a certain personality type, that causes othersto see them in a fun and professional way.The good news is that if that image does not quite fit you at the moment, you cancultivate it; to some degree you can even "fake it 'til you make it!" Try to meet and hangout with yacht crew members. Observe them. See which ones are the group leaders thatthe others tend to gravitate toward. Study their body language, way of talking, their openness and confidence, etc. Chances are you will be seeing a truly dynamic deckhandwhose personality you can "model."Yes, image is that important in the yacht crew world. It will put you in good stead towork on your image fully as much as you do your boating skills.
Dynamic Deckhands Walk the Docks!
Dockwalking is one of the best ways to find andobtain a job on a superyacht. Yes, there are hiring agencies you can go through, butmeeting working crew members and their captains is still one of the best ways to achieveemployment in this industry.Would-be
dynamic deckhands
learn the ins and outs of dockwalking and how to use itcorrectly to crush the competition for superyacht jobs. Believe it or not, there exist testeddockwalking strategies and methods that can help you beat the rest of the dockwalkersand bring you that extra cash - not to mention the adventure - that you are looking for. Itis up to you to see out this knowledge and then put it into action!You should also learn where the essential ports, docks and marinas are, particularly in the3

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