Squander your sacred and privileged opportunity?

Dear Executive Team to whom i revealed and taught Disney’s 19 cultural blueprints. You are having consecutively powerful financial years and yet you squander your privileged, and dare i say sacred, opportunity to be bold. Why? •  •  •  •  • This website is about our WORK. To ponder today’s post about our HQ, click here. If you […]


#disrupt i must be brave enough to become a category of one. i begin by disrupting my deeply-engrained habits.   __________   On April Fool’s Day 2009, jeff noel began writing five daily, differently-themed blogs (on five different sites). It was to be a 100-day self-imposed “writer’s bootcamp”, in preparation for writing his first book. […]

What if most think leadership is just paying lip service?

  (photo: Excerpt from Spotting the Sacred, a forgotten Kindle download from long ago… began reading on flight yesterday) When we hold on to cultural norms, what are we really holding on to? Tradition? Values? Comfort? Consistency? A recent blog post from a famous company suggests we be bold. Bold can get you in trouble. […]