Advice for Making a Career at Sea
This industry needs motivated, energetic, and experienced crew. Ted Morley shares his advice for making a career at sea.
Advice for Crew Getting Started in Yachting
Crew Share What They Wish They Knew Before Joining Yachting
Yacht Chefs Share Career Advice
Career Advancement for Yacht Captains
Advice on Mitigating Crew Turnover
Paper vs. Electronic Charts When off the Beaten Path
How to Improve Team Dynamics Among Crew on Board
Being an effective leader is essential for crew cohesion and can prevent dire consequences.
What are the Latest STCW Requirements for Engineers?
Know Your Yachting Terms and Uses
Learning, understanding, and using the the correct vocabulary is essential for crew to better communicate on board.
Tips for Maintaining Your Shaft Bearings
When installed properly and systematically maintained, bearings keep the vessel running smoothly and limit machinery wear and tear.
Guide to Superyacht Inspections and Surveys
Yacht inspections and surveys are part of a captain's duties — Capt. Ted Morley shares the ins and outs of the process.
How Your State of Mind Affects Your Learning
MPT's Capt. Ted Morley shares how creating enthusiasm about a subject can make learning easier.
How to Create a Positive Work Environment on Board
Onboard mentoring can help foster an environment that can help crew flourish on board.
USCG Update: 2020 Guidance for License Renewal