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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Oct 25, 2017

    Tomorrow’s shipping technology is nearly here already. Science fiction has become science fact faster than we perhaps thought possible. What does that mean for ships? Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Oct 25, 2017

    There are some new buzzwords in the industry, and one of them is “performance management”, What does that mean for seafarers, and what amazing advantages can it bring? Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Oct 25, 2017

    The future of maritime careers and employment are supposedly under threat from new technology and all the fantastic leaps which automation will bring. What is really going to happen, we think we have the answer.   Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Oct 25, 2017

    The future of maritime trade is set to impact the jobs and lives of people who work at sea. So, what does it all mean for seafarer? Are you ready for a new era and all that will bring? Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Oct 12, 2017

    Crewtoo was the first home of seafarer happiness. Not just because of all the wonderful things that we post, but because we started asking how you felt about life at sea and then reported back to the industry. MOVING FORWARD

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on May 15, 2017

    The Philippines’ House of Representatives committee on overseas workers has approved a new “Magna Carta of Filipino Seafarers” designed to ensure working and living conditions that are consistent with Philippine law and international maritime conventions. Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on May 09, 2017

    There have been some very sad stories lately of seafarers being beaten, and of relationships breaking down at sea. There can be a pressure cooker atmosphere on some ships. So what can seafarers do to build relationships and make life at sea one of friendship and camaraderie? Let’s look at the 12 steps to making good things happen Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Mar 31, 2017

    There are many criticisms that seafaring is not as exciting as it used to be. Given that it may have involved historically involved keel hauling that may not be a bad thing. But how can work be more fun and battle back against boredom? Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Mar 03, 2017

    In our new series on life at sea, KVH looks at the issues which can make life better for seafarers, to improve performance and enhance professionalism. Continue reading

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    Posted by: Holly Savage on Feb 24, 2017

    Sadly it seems that all too often, seafarers are subjected to bullying or aggravation at work. There can be nowhere to hide if the atmosphere onboard turns nasty, and so the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006) is set to include steps to act against harassment. What can you do if relationships breakdown? Continue reading

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