Dress to Impress

Today let’s talk about proper dress code. As officers on board the ship, whether you are from deck or engine department, must be properly dressed. I’ll share to you a quote from Goldsmith. It goes like this: “The person whose clothes are extremely fine I am too apt to consider as not being possessed of any…

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Pay less for your Passport and Seaman’s book

For new graduates listen up! Do you know what you should have first in order to apply for a job? Passport and Seaman’s book are the two basic documents that you should have. Don’t settle for fixers just to obtain your seaman’s book and Passport. I’ll give you a little tour on what and where…

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An Officer and a Leader

“Leadership is the ability to influence the crew through human relations and communications to make them do what you want them to do and still like it” – Capt. G. This is the most striking word that our guest speaker in our recent “in house training” said. It is also the most forgotten word onboard…

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Business Franchising

Today at Pinoy Maritime I will be talking about “Business Franchising”. Most seaman would be thinking of an extra source of income while on vacation, and this is one of those options.   Franchising is method of practicing and using another person’s philosophy of business. It has already a brand or established name and a…

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10 Facts About Herpes That’ll Make Your Hair Stand on End

Herpes is one of the most dangerous STD known to men. With the following video, you will be more informed on the symptoms, effects, and causes of herpes.

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4 Unexpected Uses for Smiles

It simply says that a simple smile can mean a lot to each and every person on board the ship. Let’s make an example out of it.   If you are given a chance to choose between two ships that you will embark, wherein you have worked with the Master’s of both ships. Both of…

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Philippine Maritime Training Centers – Part 2

Maritime Training is a part of a mariners life. A lot of maritime schools offers different courses like; marine correspondence courses, marine surveyor training, maritime security training, and many more. Listed below are the links to various Maritime Training Center of the Philippines. You can check it out and find what you need.   Excellence…

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Philippine Maritime Training Centers – Part 1

Maritime Training is a part of a mariners life. A lot of maritime schools offers different courses like; marine correspondence courses, marine surveyor training, maritime security training, and many more. Listed below are the links to various Maritime Training Centers of the Philippines.   You can check it out and find what you need. Consolidated…

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