Durbanite Chanel Taverna, who works as a guest relations manager at MSC Cruises, shares her experience working on an international cruise ship.
What attracted you to working on a cruise ship?
The fact that I could travel and get paid while gaining work experience.
What important lessons have you learned from working on a ship?
I’ve learned how to culturally adapt to working with other colleagues who are from different nationalities. I’ve also learned to work very efficiently, act on my feet and problem solve.