Culture isn’t until it is Every Cast Member learns key Walt Disney Company milestones on their very first day with the Company during orientation. Few milestones are bigger than the first cartoon with synchronized sound. Walt used his own voice for Mickey, so we could save money. The new-hire orientation is purposefully called Disney Traditions. Culture isn’t important, until it ‘suddenly’ is.dad • • • • • This website is about our WORK. To ponder today’s post about our HOME, click here. By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.