The Triton

Crew Coach

Crew Coach: Not listening biggest part of communication breakdown

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Good communication – healthy communication – is so important to relationships, both professional and personal, yet it …

Crew Coach: Being the newbie is not easy; don’t be afraid to ask for help

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon When we embark on a new career path or even just move around a bit within our profession, we can find ourselves falling into …

Crew Coach: Tread carefully when talk turns to politics

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Here in the U.S., there is a political situation that is dividing the country pretty severely right now. This divide, or …

Crew Coach: Cultivate quiet self-confidence for the best course through life

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Making our way through life with a quiet, healthy self-confidence can be a nice way to go. Trying to steamroll and bark our way …

Crew Coach: De-escalation skills crucial when confronted by angry clients

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Sometimes when working with or just dealing with other people, we encounter the annoyed, disappointed, possibly going-off-the …

Crew Coach: Waiting on opportunity best way to miss it

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon I think most of us have heard about opportunity “knocking” at the door. But what if it doesn’t knock, or what if it does …

Crew Coach: Watch out for creativity killers

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon                          New ideas on ways of approaching and accomplishing things can be really valuable, but …

Crew Coach: Self-control crucial to success onboard

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Self-control, the ability to keep disruptive emotions and impulses in check, is a key competence for success, happiness and …

Crew Coach: Watch for role models; they show up anytime

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Are you a role model? How about a mentor? Or let’s phrase it another way, a positive example? All three of these terms, …

Crew Coach: Use sticky situations to stir up talk

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon I’d like to lay out a few possible scenarios that hopefully never come up but unfortunately could while working on a yacht. …

Editor’s Picks

FLIBS18: Capt. Todd Lee named Fraser captain of the year

FLIBS18: Capt. Todd Lee named Fraser captain of the year

Capt. Todd Lee of M/Y Seanna, a 185-foot Delta, was named Fraser Yacht Management Captain of the Year for 2018. The fourth edition of …

Derecktor wins bid to develop Fort Pierce large yacht facility

Derecktor wins bid to develop Fort Pierce large yacht facility

Update Nov. 14, 10 p.m. Derecktor Holdings Inc. was chosen tonight to build and manage a Fort Pierce large yacht facility by a unanimous …

Triton networks with Longbow Marine

Triton networks with Longbow Marine

About 200 captains, crew and industry professionals network with The Triton at Longbow Marine on Nov. 14 in Fort Lauderdale. Photos by …

Rules of the Road: A review of taxes that apply to Florida boat sales

Rules of the Road: A review of taxes that apply to Florida boat sales

Rules of the Road: by Capt. Jake Desvergers It’s that time of year again: boat show season. Events at Cannes, Genoa and Monaco …

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