The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess 2nd Edition: Confessions from My Years Afloat with the Rich and Famous (Paperback)
If the terrific pay and benefits that come from accompanying celebrities and dignitaries on their private journeys around the world appeals to you, consider Julie Perry your new career coach.
Welcome to the World of the Rich and Famous. . .Travel, Adventure, and Multi-Million-Dollar Yachts
A sea of opportunity awaits you in one of the world's most exciting industries: LUXURY YACHTING.
Part how-to guide, part travelogue, The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess not only outlines the step-by-step process to getting hired aboard a luxury yacht, it also reveals what life is really like aboard these oceangoing toys of mankind's most affluent. Packed with anecdotal stories from her time on the high seas, catering to some of the most demanding guests in the world, Julie Perry's account of life "below deck" on a megayacht is informative and humorous.
* Living basically expense-free on a floating, five-star hotel with the chance to explore such exclusive celebrity hot spots as St. Tropez, Portofino, and St. Barts
* Getting paid outstanding money to travel in style aboard these $5 million+ mega vessels (and we're NOT talking cruise ships here )
* Networking with a high-profile, jet-set crowd as you venture to the most exotic and remote ports in the world. . .
Learn HOW in the updated, 2nd edition of The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess and be working aboard a luxury yacht in no time This book is dedicated to making your journey as easy and hassle-free as possible. . .
Let seasoned travel professional Julie Perry be your guide to the private domain where royalty, celebrities, and billionaires vacation. Since 2006, The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess has been a must-read guide for hopeful, young travelers and those intrigued by a career path in the superyacht industry. Based on her own work experience and interviews with dozens of yachting industry experts and recruiters, the updated version of this clever and entertaining career guide delivers all the exclusive advice and practical guidance you need to get started---and succeed ---as a luxury yacht steward/ess.
From the pay to the people and back to the travel, this Insiders' Guide also covers all the perks that make luxury yachting such a dynamic and incredible career path. . .no matter what your background "Trust me, if a non-bed-making, non-laundry-doing, hardly-ever-cleaned-her-room-during-adolescence, scatterbrain from landlocked Indiana can do it, anyone can " - Julie Perry, Author.
About the Author
Julie Perry spent three years as a megayacht stewardess, which took her to over 40 different ports in 18 countries. And she can tell you how to do it too. The first edition of her book, The Insiders' Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess, has been a must-read guide for yacht crew since 2006. With the release of her updated, second edition, Julie hopes to continue to help wannabe "yachties" get into this awe-inspiring industry---if not simply entertain those intrigued by such a career path. Currently a digital-marketing executive living in landlocked Indiana, Julie stays connected to the yachting community by attending megayacht shows year-round and speaking at marine events. She doesn't miss cleaning toilets for the world's wealthiest, but she does miss traveling the high seas with them. . .Instead, she writes about it.