Young man working remotely aboard his yacht

Working Remotely While Sailing on a Yacht

“I have finally arrived.”

It’s a colloquial expression which, while meaning something different for everyone, still pretty much universally means the same thing. “I’ve become successful enough to attain and maintain my ultimate goal.”

But what that goal is differs from person to person. For many, their “arrival” is achieved when they finally acquire their first yacht.

It’s an incredibly rewarding event, and you’ve worked hard to get here. But one problem – to continue to afford things like this, the hard work must also continue. Unfortunately, that’s often meant spending more time in the office – and less time aboard your vessel. But thankfully, you now live in the Digital Age – where working remotely is a very real option, even on your beautiful ship.

Why Working Remotely on a Yacht Isn’t Crazy

First and foremost, let’s get the obvious grumble out of the way: “Why in the world would I want to work on my yacht?? I bought the thing to get away from work!” We understand. When you think about your ship, you want to think of the ocean breeze, relaxation, and fun. Work rarely fits into that equation.

But what if working remotely from your yacht simply meant you could now spend more time on it? Sure, you’d have to get things done as needed – but you could now do it from your happy place! Consider waking up in the morning on your ship, having breakfast, and getting a few, solid hours of work done in the sunshine and ocean air? Then, take a break for a few hours to do as you please. Working remotely from your yacht simply gives you more options and more power to dictate where and how you spend your time.

Internet on a Yacht is Useful for Other Reasons

You already know it. Most of us use the internet daily for personal reasons. It’s great to have access to it even if your ship is way out in the ocean. You can send emails, google to your heart’s desire, check your social media feeds, book dinner reservations, set a tee time, check movie showings. We live in a digital age, and your yacht should be a place where you can engage, not a place of isolation. (But if that’s what you want, you can turn off the connection any time you like.)

Xpert Can Connect You – Even on the High Seas

At Xpert, we know full-well the importance of staying connected, even when you’re yachting. Reach out to us and tell us a little about your ship. We’ll come out and take a look at your vessel, determine exactly what you’ll need, and get it connected for you. Yachting should always be about joy – not sacrifice. Let us help you to stay connected – even when you’re on the water.