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Recruitment
Issue
19
Recruitment

Let's get positive - it's not all 'doom and gloom'!

Jan 2009

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  • Editorial (19)

    Editorial (19)

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    The image of shipping is not good in the eyes of the general public, who rarely hear of any good news stories. Instead, they are informed of ships in difficulties in stormy weather, of freak waves, of groundings and of the subsequent pollution and its effect on the environment.

  • Go to sea! A campaign to boost shipping industry recruitment.

    Go to sea! A campaign to boost shipping industry recruitment.

    Efthimios E Mitropoulos, Secretary-General, International Maritime Organization

    The global shortage of seafarers, especially officers, has already reached significant proportions and is now a source of genuine concern to all involved in the industry.

  • Corporate Social Responsibility - a tool for recruitment and retention of seafarers

    Corporate Social Responsibility - a tool for recruitment and retention of seafarers

    Carla S Limcaoco, Vice-Chairman & Executive Managing Director, Philippine Transmarine Carriers Inc

    In December 2004, DNV Research group released a Technical Report: Corporate Social Responsibility in Shipping, which pointed out that while CSR has been raised higher on the agenda of most land-based industries, this has not been the case in the maritime sector.

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