Don’t Conquer Your Fears: Confront Them

This article was originally published on March 7, 2017 on LinkedIn and can be viewed online here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/dont-conquer-your-fears-confront-them-jennifer-massaro Don’t Conquer Your Fears: Confront Them Jennifer Massaro High Tech Communications Professional Follow Jennifer Massaro on Twitter at @JMoocow and on Instagram at EaseTheMain In 2014 and 2015 I sailed 16,000 nautical miles halfway around the world with…

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Employee’s Sailing Adventure Yields 13 Life (and Career) Lessons

Originally featured on March 1, 2017 on the “Life at Cisco” blog series here:  http://blogs.cisco.com/lifeatcisco/employees-sailing-adventure-yields-13-life-and-career-lessons Employee’s Sailing Adventure Yields 13 Life (and Career) Lessons   Jennifer Massaro – March 1, 2017 – 20 Comments  Extended sailing is often described as “days of boredom punctuated by moments of sheer terror.” As a sailor, I can tell you…

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Ocean Voyager: 2015 Issue

Ocean Voyager is an annual supplement to Ocean Navigator Magazine.  Ocean Voyager is the “coveted handbook for offshore sailors, full of information about preparation, voyaging skills and equipment.”  Ocean Navigator Magazine is written for the “advanced” sailor and focuses on offshore sailing with features on yachts and their equipment, techniques for offshore sailing, weather, ocean…

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Latitude 38: March, 2015

Latitude 38, “the west’s leading sailing and marine magazine” published one of our blog posts in the March, 2015 print issue.  It’s available online here: http://www.latitude38.com/changes/Changes03-15.html#benevento Benevento — Pacific Seacraft 40 The Massaro Family The Laundry Problem (San Francisco) While on our two-year cruise from San Francisco to Europe, I often think of Crickett, my friend back…

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Latitude 38: February, 2015

Latitude 38, “the west’s leading sailing and marine magazine” published part 2 of the first year of our voyage in the February, 2015 print issue.  It’s available online here: http://www.latitude38.com/changes/Changes02-15.html#benevento Benevento — Pacific Seacraft 40 The Massaro Family The Other Latitude 38 (San Francisco) As we mentioned in Part 1 of our report, it’s been more…

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