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As a Superyacht stewardess, providing a luxury dining experience on the sand is one way, which will create lasting memories for your guests
The Stewardess Bible reviews the Bamford Geranium Collection.
Vinegar is like the super cleaning product of the yachting world, and it can be used for all kinds of things. In this article, we will explore some do’s and don’ts of cleaning with vinegar.
The Stewardess Bible has enjoyed putting this glossary together for your convenience. However, it is by no ways complete as there are so many cocktails and ingredients which can be added to this comprehensive list.
How to Write a Good Letter of Recommendation.As a chief stewardess or interior manager, you will/may be required to write a letter of recommendation for your departing interior crew member.
Conflict Resolution. More than any other business, the Superyacht industry markets itself to the individualized needs of their clients. It is one of the few industries that are attuned to adequate customer experience.
A superyacht is a unique environment whereby the crew live, work and play together for months on end. The services that the crew provide range from safety and vessel operations to luxury hospitality services.
In a time when it is no longer possible to ignore the needs of our planet, The Stewardess Bible takes this opportunity to speak with Holistic Hospitality. These ex-Superyacht stewardesses make it their business to deliver luxury products to the client without the expense to the environment.
Why a superyacht stewardess should not flush tampons down the toilet
The menstruation cycle of a woman is a normal monthly occurrence. However, it is not a topic that is readily discussed amongst men, especially not seafaring men. Nonetheless, in the Superyacht industry, it is the engineers (typically men) who have to sort out the problem when women dispose of their feminine hygiene products in correctly.
The Stewardess Bible reviews the luxurious BVLGARI Eau Parfumeé au the’ bleu.
Mindfulness & The Superyacht Stewardess.The Superyacht industry is truly a unique place to work, and as such you can easily get swept up in the drama that can be associated with living in a bubble.
Both guests and crew may succumb to seasickness at some point in the journey, so Every Superyacht stewardess will need to know how to clean vomit.
The Power of a Smile In Guest Service. As a super yacht stewardess you will have to go to great lengths to ensure that your guests feel comfortable, happy and if need be RIGHT!
In the world of the Superyacht interior department, you will soon find out that the laundry is an integral part of operations. As a Superyacht stewardess you must familiarise yourself with the multitudes of fabrics and know how to treat and remove the stains which will enviable come in contact with them.
Quotes, sayings and memes, have been around for eons. It’s how we communicate, inspire and share our feelings and thoughts with one another.
The stewardess Bible has put together a small collection of some very beautiful, and witty quotes, proverbs and wishes.
As a superyacht stewardess it may go completely against the grain to say no, but believe me when I say they that little 2 letter word, could save you a lot of personal drama and professional exhaustion.
Have you ever given much thought to cultural diversity and globalization?. Know Your American Guests is a follow up article to Know your Russian guests.
As a superyacht chief stewardess, you will often need to work on several projects at once, therefore efficient planning and organisation are the most important skills that you have
Efficient: Achieving maximum productivity with minimum wasted effort or expense. 7 Daily Habits of A Highly Efficient Superyacht Stewardess
Have you every wonder about the organisation structure of a super yacht? The above article gives a broad generalisation of the hierarchical structure.
A good cup of coffee is like warm liquid gold, and as a superyacht stewardess, learning how to make a great cup of coffee is like one of the many things in life that “you just have to know”.
Simple table settings are just that simple 🙂 They are elegant, simple and beautiful; and as an added bonus will save you loads of time and energy…
The Mediterranean season is in full swing and for many super yacht stewardesses this means long hours, difficult guests and draining colleagues. It's right about this time that the stewardess is not looking out to sea or enjoying the beautiful sunshine, but rather at...
How to Manage Crew Uniform A lot of companies provide their staff with uniform work wear, especially if they have to perform some physical tasks or be in constant contact with guest and this is so true with super yacht crew. Uniforms can make work personnel look more...
We all know that superyacht stewardesses are fabulous shoppers, however you may need a little help from time to time with some designer advice and creative help. An Interview with Gemma Weir – Creative Director of Gillian Weir Ltd.
What Does A Super Yacht Stewardess Do? A superyacht stewardess wears many hats, think housekeeper, waitress, safety officer, guest relations, butler, laundress, florist and well groomed hostess.
The Interview Process: Selecting the “Right” Stewardess. While “want to be yachties” are walking the docks and putting their best smile forward in interviews, you as the Chief stewardess/interior manager, also bear some responsibility for the success of the recruiting process…
An Interview with Chief Stewardess Sonja Scharmann.I came to realise, it’s not success in one field that makes you happy, but loving your life and keep setting new challenges.
Patience and The Superyacht Stewardess. When dealing with billionaires, many of whom are staking their reputations on the smooth operation of their superyacht while their guests are on board, the word “no” is not in your vocabulary.Demanding guests and difficult crew are just a few elements that a Superyacht stewardess must learn to take in her stride.
As a super yacht stewardess you are required to be very creative with your small space storage solutions. The storage area needs to be clean, dry and easily accessible…. Which, let’s face it, is quite often NOT the case…..
This is one of those subjects that is very involved and requires a lot of training to master. In fact, it takes years to become a master sommelier.
As a super yacht stewardess you do not need to go to such lengths, however you are required to have a good foundation on this topic.
Wine Basics – For The Superyacht Stewardess. The following article just scratches the surface of this vast subject. Please comment below if you would like to see more content like this.
The Super Yacht Stewardess & Conflict Management.“Conflict usually occurs when two or more individuals demonstrate differing needs, and can occur between employees, management and customers.
How to Care for Lacquered Wood.
A lacquered wood surface is a surface that has been painted with a resin type substance which leaves the furniture with a hard, highly polished and lustrous surface.
Russians are big spenders in the world of the Mega yachts, with more and more billionaires buying up BIG every year. Here are 5 Things You Need to Know About Your Russian Guests.
Time Management: A skill every super yacht stewardess must learn to master.
The Role of Etiquette in our Society
The Difference Between Food Service Styles. Broadly speaking, there are five types of service that a stewardess is required to competently master.
The Challenges Women Face In Male-Dominated Professions. According to recent studies, 4 out of every 5 women who work in male-dominated trade experience varying levels of discrimination at work, and sometimes, even outside the work area after office hours
How to Detail Clean a Cabin. Detailing, or detail clean, is to clean the fine points, specifics, technicalities and subject. It means basically to clean thoroughly.
Excellence in Service & The Superyacht Stewardess
As a Superyacht stewardess, there is just no way of getting around NOT doing the laundry! This is probably not the most glamorous subject to talk about, but it’s a subject that has caused me a lot of grief over the years.
How Much Does a Superyacht Stewardess Get Paid? How much a stewardess is paid plays a big role in service delivery. However, it is passion and determination for the job that makes a stewardess appreciative of the pay received.
How to Care for Fine Art. Superyacht stewardess requires proficiency in areas of housekeeping, knowledge of fine materials and technical skills associated with the maintenance of a super yacht interior.
Breakfast Table Setting. Breakfast is said to be the most important meal of the day and on board a super yacht, it usually consists of a buffet and plated service.
What Does A Superyacht Chief Stewardess Do? Love her or hate her, the chief stewardess is one busy lady. A strong, beautiful, independent woman who gets the job done.
Just picture this…. you are on a thirty day charter and you have set your superbly elegant and super creative evening table setting, when it hits you like a ton of bricks… “Oh crap its only day seven! ….. What are you going to do for the next 21 days?
How to be the Perfect Party Hostess. The following article has been written for every domestic goddess who is planning a party.
Remember , if you are a super yacht stewardess and have a generous budget; then you are only limited by your imagination and resources.
Easy Ironing Tips.
In general most people don’t learn to iron properly until they leave home and it is one of those household chores that you either love or hate; furthermore it is a never-ending daily chore that a stewardess must face.
Below are 10 tried and tested ways on how to save time ironing:
Sea Sickness. For most people sea sickness is just a matter of putting up with a little discomfort and can be quite annoying, yet for others it can have crippling effects.. Essentially sea sickness is a form of motion sickness. There is no difference between being air sick, car sick and sea sick, it is all technically motion sickness.
How to Clean Glass and Mirrors Whilst Maintaining Your Sanity.
Cleaning glass and mirrors can be a real nightmare. Here are some useful tips that will leave your glass and mirrors streak free and sparkling.
How to Create and Superyacht Interior Inventory. Just like if you were to benefit from keeping an accurate inventory of all your possessions at home, in case of the worst, as in a devastating natural disaster that has swept through your life without warning, it would presumably be the same as knowing how to create an inventory list for the Super Yacht.
The History of Domestic Service. We’ve talked about the fun aspects of working on a Superyacht, so lets just for a minute look at what the work actually is. As a Superyacht stewardesses your job description is basically domestic help. Yes I know many people do not like the idea of being called domestic help especially those who have good educations; however , cleaning, serving, and taking care of someone’s personal effects is in essence domestic work.
Order Of Table Service. As a super yacht stewardess it is important to know the order of table service, for many reasons
Forget The Swear Jar.Alternatives to swearing like a sailor.
Wardrobe Management. As a super yacht stewardess you should have this routine so well organized that nothing will faze her cool calm demeanor.
Money Management Master Class for Superyacht Stewardesses. You may or may not have had any advice on how to manage your money as a Superyacht stewardess, so I have put together this little article in an attempt to help you gorgeous souls save a little bit more of that hard earned CASH…
Keep Calm and Hug A Stewardess. In honor of all the hard working super yacht stewardesses out there.
Spirits Glossary.A glossary is simply an alphabetical list of words relating to a specific subject, text, or dialect, with explanations. As a super yacht stewardess you will be required to know a great deal of jargon related to spirits, liqueurs, wines and beers.
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Oh the humble MARGARITA, how I love thee!!! You are the perfect blend of sweet, sour, bitter and salty. Mexico can lay claim to this famous cocktail that was invented around 1943.
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After reading the content of the Stewardess Bible I’m ever so happy to write this recommendation.
It is full of valuable information for steward/esses starting out in our industry. Furthermore, it’s a great tool for existing crew who would be using the Bible as a reference document.
The funny way that it has been written really does aid to the experience of reading the bible. The real life “case studies” are very recognizable for people like myself who spend a long time in the industry.Peter Vogel