WHAT IS INVOLVED WITH BEING A COMMERCIAL BOAT-TRIP SKIPPER (CBS) IN…
WHAT IS INVOLVED WITH BEING A COMMERCIAL BOAT-TRIP SKIPPER (CBS) IN AMSTERDAM?
WHAT ARE THE EXPERIENCES OF CBSs IN AMSTERDAM?
What training and qualifications do they have?
What training and qualifications did you need to get to hold your job as a CBS?
Could you tell me about the boats you drive?
What are their duties and responsibilities?
What duties and responsibilities do you have in your role as a CBS?
What do they do on an average day?
Could you briefly describe your routine for an average day at work to me?
What knowledge (theoretical or practical) do they need to fulfill their duties and responsibilities?
What knowledge/skills would you say are needed to be an effective CBS in Amsterdam?
What does being a CBS
What would you say being a CBS in Amsterdam means to you?
why did you become a CBS?
WHAT ARE THE HIGHLIGHTS AND CHALLENGES OF BEING A CBS IN AMSTERDAM AND HOW ARE THEY DEALT WITH?
What works for them in their jobs?
What do you like about your work?
If you were in charge of the company, what would you change and what would you keep?
What doesn't work for them in their jobs?
What do you dislike about your work?
Who manages the CBSs?
Who do you report to in your job? could you draw the hierarchy within your company?
Who manages the Canals?
Who maintains the canals?
How would you describe the maintenance of the canals?
Who do they go to in order to address challenges in their work?
Who would you approach about issues at work?
Who would you approach about issues with the canal itself, such as any blocks to navigation etc?
WHAT ARE THE REWARDS/DIFFICULTIES THAT ACCRUE OVER TIME FOR CBSs IN AMSTERDAM?
In what ways does this profession relate to their economic mobility?
what are the financial aspects of being a skipper in amsterdam? is it well paid?
Are there opportunities for changing job/ promotion? is it hard to find work?
In what ways does this profession relate to their social mobility?
Are there social aspects to your professional life?
Do skippers and working boaters know each other? Do they interact much?
Would you say there is a boating community? why?
In what ways do they have satisfaction/lack of satisfaction in their profession?
would you say that you are satisfied or unsatisfied in your professional life? and in what ways?
What would you say are your greatest achievements in the profession?
What would you say are the greatest challenges you have faced as a CBS in Amsterdam?
In what ways do they picture the future of the canals and their roles on them?