Bridging the Gap Between Leadership and Management
Published on May 20, 2016 - an editorial by Jaquelyn Burton (Coeval, Inc.)
Master. Captain. Skipper. Whatever your preferred term; they are loved and feared for their leadership and management skills, or sometimes a lack thereof.
Vessels have for centuries been small enclaves of dictatorial managers – from the age of exploration until after WWII. Ships had been crewed without thought of leadership, management, or interpersonal skills. But, now as the ease and importance of global communication between vessels, managing offices, and support operations have become ubiquitous, leadership and interpersonal skills have come to the forefront of maritime crewing.
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Man Overboard: The Most Important Race
Published on April 30th, 2016
It was a record-setting year for the Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race, with overall elapsed and monohull times being eclipsed on the 125-mile course from California to Baja Mexico. But following the April 22 start, the race for Gordon Leon’s Farr 40 Foil became about a rescue.
Click HERE as Gordon tells the story…
On Tuesday, April 26, 2016, a Coast Guard boat and air crews worked together for a unique
rescue of two people stranded on a disabled boat at the mouth of the Detroit River late Tuesday night.
The link below has the full news story and a video.
OUR 2016 JUNIOR SAFETY-AT-SEA SCHEDULE
HAS NOW BEEN POSTED!
Our highly acclaimed Junior Safety-At-Sea program designed for Junior
will be held held during
the summer in many locations for 2016.
Click HERE to see the dates, locations, and other information.
Click HERE for our tentative schedule of dates (pdf) for more information (POSTED 4-28-2016)