Seasickness. What Is It? What Causes It? Is There Any Hope?

In today's episode of The REAL gCaptain Podcast we tell you everything you need to know about the horrible, nasty and disgusting condition known as seasickness. We also offers advice from professional mariners on curbing the nausea. Related Articles: Top 50 Cures For Seasickness Our Favorite Simple Seasickness Cure: Anti-Nausea Ginger Gum   Don't … [Read more...]

Will Shipping Face Another Perfect Storm?

By Captain George Livingstone – One of my first columns of the year was on the state of the international maritime industry, I discussed a broad range of topics, one of which was a coming sea change in the world-wide manufacturing industry.  I would like to focus on that. History is replete with both ‘metaphorical’ and ‘real’ perfect storms.  Is there is … [Read more...]

Is Sexual Harassment A Legitimate Maritime Issue In 2018?

In the recent decades the shipping and offshore industries have spent millions of dollars on Human Resource departments and initiatives to prevent sexual harassment aboard ship. Our question is... have they solved the problem? In today's episode of we explore the prevalence of rape and sexual harassment aboard ships. Don't miss the latest episode.... subscribe to our … [Read more...]

After Decades Of Failure I Am Confident Short Sea Shipping Will Return To The USA. Here’s Why.

  Today's episode of The REAL gCaptain Podcast was recorded in the wake of the Blue Highway Conference hosted by SUNY Maritime College.  We report on major work being done by MARAD and maritime industry stakeholders to defibrillate the once vibrant but now ailing near coastal and inland waterway transportation system.  In this podcast we ask the … [Read more...]

The Captain’s Secret Revealed

In today's episode of The REAL gCaptain Podcast we reveal the secret every good ship captain knows but few ever reveal. A secret that boosts confidence, authority, health, courage and can even help you find love. Warning, this episode contains some explicit language. Don't miss the latest episode.... subscribe to our podcast today via: Anchor Google … [Read more...]