Post Tagged with: "Careers"

Is going pro the next step for you?

Is going pro the next step for you?

31 August, 2013 at 6:43 pm 0 comments

Diving is a progressive sport. The first dive opens up a whole new world, and from there, it’s all about making the next dive and improving your skills so that you can dive in new places and in new ways. But how far will you go? For many, the passion […]

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When you live the dream, the sea is your office

When you live the dream, the sea is your office

17 July, 2013 at 6:44 pm 0 comments

Do you constantly dream of your next dive excursion while stuck under fluorescent lights at the office? Are you bored with the daily nine-to-five grind? Remember, no one is forcing you to work a predictable, sedentary job. The sea can be your office. The fish can be your colleagues. And […]

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Scuba Diving Career: Limnologist

Scuba Diving Career: Limnologist

21 May, 2013 at 2:19 pm 0 comments

Confession time: the author of this post had to look up limnologist in google. As it turns out, a limnologist does  important work for their local community, and it’s a lesser-known but interesting job for divers. Read on to learn more about PADI Instructor and limnologist Kelly Wucherpfennig. Kelly Wucherpfennig […]

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PADI Pro: Instructor in the City

PADI Pro: Instructor in the City

15 May, 2013 at 2:35 am 0 comments

Getting into diving is usually more a matter of choice than chance, but for Alexander Range, it was all luck.  At a game of bingo, he won a “Discover Scuba Diving” experience. At the time, he wasn’t too enthused – he thought hanging out poolside was preferable to getting kitted out with […]

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Scuba Diving Job: Scientific Research Diver

Scuba Diving Job: Scientific Research Diver

13 May, 2013 at 2:48 pm 0 comments

Charlie Beeker is the type of professor any diver would want to have. He loves  The Creature from the Black Lagoon, scuba diving in Grand Cayman (the east end, specifically), and he heads up the Academic Diving and Underwater Science program at Indiana University. Appointed to the Marine Protected Areas […]

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Surprising things about living in paradise

Surprising things about living in paradise

3 May, 2013 at 8:48 pm 0 comments

Who wouldn’t jump at the chance to live in a place where palm trees sway gently overhead, the sun shines almost every day of the year and where spectacular dive sites are always waiting just off shore?  Moving to a place that’s considered a paradise is a dream for many, […]

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