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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. …

Crew Coach: How well a job interview goes could depend on 4 key aspects

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Recently I saw an ad for a television program that shows job interviews. I haven’t watched it, and don’t think I will, but …

Crew Coach: Self-care critical in times of pervasive fear

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon It seems like there’s a whole lot of fear going around lately. I’ve been paying attention to the people I’m coming in …

Crew Coach: Your inner GPS: The ‘S’ words

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon In the last two issues of The Triton, I wrote about an inner G.P.S system that, if properly used, can really help us navigate …

Crew Coach: Your inner GPS, the ‘P’ words

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon In last month’s column, I introduced the concept of an inner GPS that guides us and can really be quite a tool for navigating …

Crew Coach: Using our inner GPS system for overall wellness

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Recently I gave a talk about an inner guidance system we all can call upon – our inner GPS. I think most everyone is familiar …

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Crew Coach: Listening well not as easy as you think

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Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon So how do you, dear readers, think we are doing with listening these days? If we just kind of think …

Crew Coach: Life is a story; make it a good one

Crew Coach: Life is a story; make it a good one

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon As we navigate our way along this incredible life voyage, it can at times feel like we are not …

Crew Coach: To change behavior, change how we see things

Crew Coach: To change behavior, change how we see things

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon As the calendar year flips again, it’s that time when lots of folks can do some reflecting and …

Triton Exclusives

A look at and inside Pendennis

A look at and inside Pendennis

Let us first set the scene, as the location of this shipyard is very much a part of its DNA. Cornwall is a county in England, right at the …

Canadian Maritimes offer secluded cruising

Canadian Maritimes offer secluded cruising

As the nations of the world began to close down this spring, many captains and charter managers began looking for alternative cruising …

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

COVID has changed everything about yachting. Cruising grounds closed; cruising itself was severely limited. Onboard operations changed in …

One captain’s mission to ‘bullet proof’ his A/C system

One captain’s mission to ‘bullet proof’ his A/C system

After more than 30 years playing with, working on and running boats in several sectors of the maritime industry, one thing about yachting …