The Importance of Shutting Off

Posted by Ed Ewer

A family friend once told me that every time he took holiday, that his Out of Office would state that any emails sent during his absence would be deleted, and to contact him again on his return. At the time…

SYR partner with Onboard People to offer subcontract labour supply

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SYR partner with Onboard People to offer subcontract labour supply Leading superyacht industry recruitment brand SYR today announce a formal partnership with Onboard People, a leading supplier of subcontract labour to the luxury yacht building sector.  Following exceptional growth of…

SYR expand with the hiring of two new team members

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Superyacht recruitment brand SYR expand with the hiring of two new consultants Following their launch in February of this year, superyacht recruitment brand SYR have been on a fast track to success as a result of winning a number of…

An Interview with…….Rory Trahair – CEO of Vita Power

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This week we conducted an interview with Rory Trahair, CEO of Vita Power. Rory spent his earlier career at one of the leading brokerage houses in a range of different sales and marketing roles before establishing his own superyacht industry…

Vita Power select SYR as exclusive UK recruitment partners

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Vita Power select SYR as exclusive UK recruitment partners  Leading maritime electrification brand Vita Power have selected SYR as their exclusive recruitment partner in the UK following a number of recent successful placements with the agency.  Vita Power are currently…

An Interview with………….Kevin Hunt, Scorpion Ribs

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As part of a new feature, we’re going to be interviewing interesting individuals from across the superyacht world. They could be longstanding individuals with a career spent in the industry, up and coming superstars or even business leaders from some…

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Taking Risks – Why doing something a little different in the midst of a global pandemic is in fact a good idea!

Posted by Ed Ewer

We’re in the midst of a global pandemic the likes of which 99% of us have never experienced. Half the world is in lockdown and the rest have locked them out, so as business owner or employer you’d probably be…

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Recruiting for the shoreside superyacht sector

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Our Managing Director Ed Ewer recently had an article published in Superyacht News. Following the launch of SYR, Superyacht News asked Ed for his thoughts on the challenges facing shore based recruitment within the superyacht sector. Read more below Superyacht…

Why clients need to be working hard to encourage new talent

Posted by Ed Ewer

2020 as a year was the main driver in a huge shift in the employment market, but big change has been on the horizon for a while, and not many saw it coming! Following cutbacks, redundancies and oh yes, a…

How to interview during a pandemic?

Posted by Ed Ewer

What a crazy, strange world we currently live in……… We can’t really travel, we cant leave the house for exercise or unless we can’t work from home and we cant shop for anything but essentials (but coffee is essential right?)…