Walt Disney is alive!

Walt Disney is alive! Really? April Fools. Actually, he is alive.  Very alive.  Seriously. He’s alive in the hearts, minds and spirits of most Cast Members. You know why? Because Disney nurtures, develops and grows their Disney Culture, purposefully. If they weren’t methodical in how they work so relentlessly to manage and perpetuate their culture, […]

Disney Meetings and Tiger Woods?

Disney meetings and Tiger Woods?  Is there some commonality?  Maybe. Two days ago, Tiger made a dramatic comeback, here in Orlando, at the Bay Hill golf course.  I don’t recall the tournament’s name.  It was his sixth win at this particular tournament. But, no one was certain he could win, yet.  Was he ready?  Was […]

It happens every time, doesn’t it?

It happens every time, doesn’t it? In my hotel room, with few distractions, it’s easier to focus on what I’m going to say this morning.  And you know what?  It’s gonna happen. It happens every time. Seriously! Predictably, there will be two camps.  There always are. Two camps: “That’s too simple“. “I already know that“. […]

Are you by design or by default?

Is your corporate culture “By Design” or “By Default“? Do you even know what I’m taking about? Is your personal culture “By Design” or “By Default“? Or, does your culture “just sort of happen”? I’d bet a majority of you still don’t know what I’m talking about.  That’s ok.  No worries.  Hakuna matata. When the student […]