Every Job Has It’s Privileges or Perks That Are Found No Where Else

Yesterday’s pictures were from Summer 2009. Had the opportunity to be at Magic Kingdom’s Cinderella Castle at 5am (was on vacation). The photo shoot involved me and another Disney Cast Member volunteer. We kept running through Cinderella Castle’s breezeway as the photographer clicked off hundreds of photos. Months later, she was in the Runner’s World […]

jeff noel Stopped Trying To Separate Work and Life Years Ago

Lee Cockerell, retired Executive Vice President gave a Time Management speech to a group of Disney leaders years ago. I attended. Lee said something that no one had ever suggested before. “Business people act like they have two separate lives – they maintain one calendar for personal stuff and another for work commitments. We have […]

Being A Great Father Is The Most Important Job A Man Will Ever Have

jeff noel spends an extraordinary amount of time immersed in the Disney way, as a Guest, a shareholder, and a Cast Member (remember, all Mid Life Celebration website & blogs are entirely personal). What I never saw coming, was how Disney’s business practices have helped me become a better Father. I stumble, I fall, We […]

The Big Picture At Disney Is To Make Sure Every Guest Has The Best Vacation Ever

The big picture for a Father is to make sure each child has the most comprehensive lessons on personal responsibility so when they become an adult, there are fewer surprises. The opportunity jeff noel sees in America is the literal nonexistence of a personal responsibility and accountability curriculum for children and youth. Next Blog