Is there evidence to support the hiring of youth over experience onboard yachts?

The purpose of this survey is to collect and analyse data from a number of industry members concerning yacht crew hiring practices experienced both by younger and older crew members competing for the same job opening on-board.

If you have any questions regarding the purpose of this survey or the planned use of the results please contact the Professional Yachting Association. (Survey authors Capt Rod Hatch and Captain Adrian Croft)

The survey should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete and can be completed anonymously if desired.

Thank you in advance for taking the time to complete the survey.

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* 1. In what capacity are you normally employed in the luxury yacht sector?