Top tips for yacht crew to upskill this winter

22 November 2023 our blog

Written by: Gemma Harris As the Mediterranean weather cools, yachts go into hibernation, refit projects get underway, and crew are treated to some invaluable downtime, winter is the perfect opportunity for you to upskill, prepare for the next season and invest in the next stage of your career.  At LH, we are all about personal … Continue reading

Navigating LH Dynamics: Why personalities can clash onboard?

23 October 2023 our blog

Written by: Gemma Harris Yacht crew are not only made up of diverse backgrounds, nationalities and experiences but also personalities – and when these all merge, it can mean that, understandably, not everyone will always get on, and there will be occasional friction. While you may not get on with everyone you work with, you … Continue reading

Top 7 tips for navigating greener yachting operations

13 September 2023 our blog

Written by: Gemma Harris Unsurprisingly, ‘green’ has been edging up the yachting agenda for some time now. Our global issues have been intensifying, and lowering our impact on our planet is more important than ever. Undoubtedly, making change is hard. Still, small daily acts can lead to bigger behavioural shifts throughout the industry. Here are some … Continue reading

Captains & Crew: Fostering Teamwork Onboard

29 September 2022 our blog

Written by: Lynne Edwards The early years of Captain Kelly J. Gordon and Captain Brendan O’Shannassy differ quite dramatically. While Kelly grew up on a farm in small town Indiana, far away from water, Captain Brendan messed about with boats as a boy, in an Australian coastal town. However, both grew up to embrace uncertainty … Continue reading

What is luxury hospitality?

24 August 2022 our blog

Written by: Renata Balla What is luxury hospitality? From gilded rooms to sprawling, expansive swimming pools, caviar and the finest delicacies served with world-class silver service, a variety of images may spring to your mind. Transfer this term to super yachts and we venture into a world that includes even more exceptional additions –  missile … Continue reading