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  • Is AI Going To Kill The Yacht Design Industry?

    It all sounds a bit doom and gloom doesn’t it?! The papers speak of AI taking over, being more intelligent than the human race and leading to our demise by the end of the decade. Is it possible? Yes! Is it likely? Maybe less so… What it is going to do however is enable huge savings in time and...

  • View From The Desk – August

    Welcome to the latest SYR View From The Desk If you would like to receive this update as a monthly email register here. You may have already seen through our social channels that we’ve agreed an exclusive recruitment partnership with Arrow Monaco to assist them in growing their technical and...

  • Candidate Attraction – A Guide For Employers

    As recruiters we weigh heavily on candidates in a lot of what we post. Advice on applying, CV writing, interview tips and more. Rarely do you see a guide for employers, hiring managers or internal HR, so we decided to put something together to give you, the employer, the best chance of securing...

  • SYR Sign Exclusive Recruitment Agreement With Arrow Monaco

    SYR Shoreside Superyacht Recruitment have today (13/07/23) signed an exclusive recruitment agreement with Arrow Monaco, one of the leading international yacht management firms. Having developed their managed build and operational fleet over the past 3 years, Arrow Monaco have needed to grow their...

  • View From The Desk – July

    Welcome to the latest SYR View From The Desk If you would like to receive this update as a monthly email register here. The industry has really found its stride in the last month, with design and management sectors really picking up and busy! We’ve onboarded mostly brand new clients with some...

  • The Future of Superyachts Conference: Report

    Thursday 29th June saw the inaugural ‘Future of Superyachts’ conference hosted by Quaynote Communications in London. Coined as an exciting new and open concept for superyacht industry conferences, our CEO, Ed Ewer, was invited to speak on a panel which focussed on skills shortages in the...

  • So You Can’t Decide Whether To Use A Recruiter Or Not?

    The SYR team brings together more than 20 years of maritime industry recruitment experience which allows us to offer our clients and our candidates an unrivalled knowledge of the global superyacht market. From subcontractors building some of the world’s most luxurious yachts through to executive...

  • View From The Desk – June

    Welcome to the latest SYR View From The Desk If you would like to receive this update as a monthly email register here. We are thrilled to announce that our Superyacht Supper Club is back! There is just over a month to go before our next Superyacht Supper Club, kindly sponsored and hosted by our...

  • Preparing Yourself For The Maritime Job Market In 2023

    There are two different types of people on the job market nowadays: The Job Hopper: Using regular job changes as a means by which to leverage a higher salary or a higher ranking role. The Stalwart: Working on the basis that stability, dependability and time served will lead to pay increases and...

  • View From The Desk – May

    Welcome to the latest SYR View From The Desk If you would like to receive this update as a monthly email register here. It was great to get out and about again in April and I attended the South Coast and Green Tech Boat Show for the first time. Whilst I was only there for a few hours, the event...

  • Palma International Boat Show Report 2023

    Palma International Boat Show Report As we now relax and enjoy the Mayday bank holiday, we look back on  PIBS, the first major yacht show of 2023.  Hosted in the centre of one of yachting’s largest European hubs, Palma de Mallorca, the show encompasses two different sub events: Palma...

  • Ship to Shore Career Advice

    Are you looking to make the move from ship to shore? SYR are here to help. First things first, we’re not a crew agency, in fact we’ve written a whole article about that. However, we are the first dedicated shoreside recruiter in luxury yachting, focusing solely on supporting employers from...