Interviewing – Delving beneath the surface

April 2019

Interviewing is an art and a skill and one which many of us have to train, develop and practice to become effective at. Crew agents, yacht managers ...

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Crew Welfare at the heart of yachting

test March 2019

On the 3rd December last year in London, ...

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Making the Most of the Off Season

March 2019

The pre-season period is considered by some as ‘downtime’; Christmas has been and gone and the ‘crazy season’ of back to back charters is a mere memory.  ...

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Challenging conversations with crew

February 2019

Whenever we run a HELM course, we always ask the question: ‘As a leader on board what are your biggest challenges?’ Without fail 99% of responses are ...

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Managing the Human Element

December 2018

How often have I spoken to senior crew who hold their head in their hands and say, “I don’t know what more to do, junior crew just ...

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On boarding men to the mental health agenda

November 2018

2012 was a significant year for the UK and not only because of Ben Ainsley’s amazing cache of gold medals at the London Olympics. Something happened in ...

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Upcoming Events

If you’d rather find us at an event near you, then here are the places we’ll be in the next few months.


6-8 May 2019

Have you booked your HELM O @ UKSA. Call to reserve yours.

Crew Connect Europe

9 - 11 April 2019

We will be speakin, running a workshop and part of a panel discussion - join us in Hamburg!