Wednesday, March 15, 2017

@gCaptain In On Instagram (Finally!)

After hundreds of reader request followed by months of negotiation, pleading and many thank you’s gCaptain has officially acquired our proper name on Instagram and we have started scouring the internet for the...

March 15, 2017
Total Views: 11

Sunday, November 27, 2016
gCaptain Nautical Gift Guide

UPDATED: gCaptain Holiday Gift Guide 2016

It’s that time of year when the world falls in love and every song you hear seems to say “Merry Christmas”… it’s also time for gCaptain to publish our annual...

November 27, 2016
Total Views: 16

Friday, November 25, 2016
gCaptain Black Friday Deals

UPDATED: Black Friday Deals For Sailors!

Every year gCaptain compiles a list of holiday gifts and gear that the maritime community will love. This is a win-win because you get great gift ideas and gCaptain gets...

November 25, 2016
Total Views: 20

Friday, March 18, 2016
Club gCaptain Secret Handshake

Club gCaptain – The Secret Handshake

One hour ago we launched the first edition of Club gCaptain Weekly. If you are a club member check your email. If you missed our inaugural edition then join Club...

March 18, 2016
Total Views: 21

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Club gCaptain Logo

Introducing Club gCaptain

        Since 2007, gCaptain has delivered quality articles for the maritime and offshore industries with a focus on depth, accuracy, and personal stories. We’ve written thousands of...

March 15, 2016
Total Views: 11

Thursday, October 29, 2015
Ronald Spithout President Inmarsat Maritime

Is INMARSAT The Next Apple? Interview With Ronald Spithout

Over 35 years after eighty-six countries came together to found Inmarsat with a maritime safety mandate, the London-headquartered mobile communications company continues to innovate and contribute to global connectivity through its...

October 29, 2015
Total Views: 7

Thursday, June 11, 2015

gCaptain Apple Watch Give-Away Contest

Today a brand new 42mm Stainless Steel Apple Watch with Sapphire Crystal Display and a Black Leather band arrived at gCaptain HQ and we are giving it away for FREE...

June 11, 2015
Total Views: 5

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Social Media in an Anonymous World

The gCaptain Forum is a strange beast.  As a social media outlet specifically for the professional maritime and offshore sector, it’s unique from other social media outlets in that the...

February 21, 2015
Total Views: 5

Thursday, January 29, 2015
gcaptain employers

Top Employers of gCaptain Readers

We just had a quick look at our 29k-strong eNewsletter subscriber list and thought we’d share some of the data with you. The following chart shows those employers who have 10...

January 29, 2015
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
gcaptain readership profile

Who Else Reads gCaptain?

For those of you who are curious as to the actual reach of gCaptain and who are readers are, we sifted through our data and figured we’d share it with you....

November 19, 2014
Total Views: 17

Monday, May 26, 2014
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Making the Best Hiring Decisions

Deciding which candidate to hire for a role in your organization is one of the most important management challenges there is.  Regardless of job level, the wrong decision is very...

May 26, 2014
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
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Interview Questions – They are All the Same

Interview questions are all the same and the technique is to prepare your responses to answer them well.  Here are typical questions that sound different but the answers can be...

May 6, 2014
Total Views: 194

Friday, May 2, 2014
John Konrad

The Scuttlefish Interviews gCaptain CoFounder

gCaptain’s favorite marine oceans blog, TheScuttleFish, interviewed gCaptain cofounder John Konrad about leadership, passion and his love for the ocean. Here’s an excerpt: “When you’re out in the middle of the...

May 2, 2014
Total Views: 1

Sunday, April 27, 2014
serious businessman interview interviewing question

Tip: Don’t Argue During an Interview

What is the real purpose of a job interview anyway? In my view it is to make a personal connection with the potential boss that will result in continuing conversations. ...

April 27, 2014
Total Views: 168

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

gCaptain Announces Partnership With TheTeakRail

MORRO BAY, CA (April 23, 2014)- A new website,, created by a professional mariner and an accomplished executive chef and restaurant owner, is filling the much needed gap in expert...

April 23, 2014
Total Views: 1

Thursday, January 23, 2014
helly hansen highliner

Yellow, Dry, and Awesome. That’s All You Need to Know

Need to spend most of your day working in windy and miserably wet weather? The Helly Hansen Highliner jacket may not feel like a Brooks Brothers suit when you put...

January 23, 2014
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, January 22, 2014
gcaptain 2013 traffic

How Digital Advertising Works on gCaptain

In 2013, gCaptain visitors spent a total of 617,064 hours while browsing the digital pages (pageviews) of our website over 25 million times. Our clients who supported us via advertising were...

January 22, 2014
Total Views: 11

Thursday, January 9, 2014
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gCaptain Jobs | Featured Seagoing and Shoreside Opportunities

gCaptain’s job board continues to receive an extraordinary amount of attention from the maritime and offshore industry around the world and we’ve decided to highlight a few of the latest...

January 9, 2014
Total Views: 12

Sunday, December 15, 2013
gcaptain store

The gCaptain Store is Open for Business

For all of you who have been asking us for gCaptain hoodies, coffee cups, polos, beanies, or other gCaptain SWAG, we finally have what you’re looking for… Introducing the all-new...

December 15, 2013
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
gcaptain jobs

Job Opportunities Abound in the Maritime and Offshore Industry

Here are the latest 25 of 310 jobs currently posted on the gCaptain Job Board as of 23 October 2013. If you are an employer and interested in using gCaptain to promote your...

October 23, 2013
Total Views: 72