Bob Iger: Showman of the Year Congratulations to Bob Iger, who has just been named Variety’s Showman of the Year. Variety did the kind of interview I would want to have with Bob Iger. It covered important issues that needed addressing. I strongly encourage studying all of it. As CEO of The Walt Disney Company, Bob … Read moreBob Iger, Sushi, and Excellence at Disney
This weekend, Disneyland Resort Cast Members will be asked to park at Angel Stadium because of large expected crowds in the park. Micechat last week commented on this and detailed a flier that stated: “As a reminder, driving to work and parking in a Cast lot is not expected or required and is just one … Read moreCar Care–Cast Care: A Story of Morale
Why would you want to work at Disney if Universal or SeaWorld was paying you more per hour to work there? Why would you travel all the way out to the Magic Kingdom, get on a bus, walk through a utilidor, before punching your time card and going to work, when you could go a … Read moreWhy People Work at Disney: The Disney Difference
For many years, there has been a major Cast Member recognition program entitled Partners in Excellence. For the 2% of the total Cast Member population who received that honor, they were given a small statue similar in size to the one found in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle and Cinderella Castle at Disneyland and the … Read moreA Name Tag For A Job Well Done
What you see is an authentic Bob’s Beverage Buck. It’s part of the opening of Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Bob refers to Bob Lamb, who opened the park back in 1998. Cast Member were working hard and furious to get the park opened. With Bob’s Beverage Buck you could get complimentary sodas to help melt the … Read moreOne Bob’s Beverage Buck
I often ask groups I teach seminars to this question: “If you could have any job at Disney, what would it be?” Greeters, parade performers, and imagineers often come to the top of the list. A more interesting question might be: “If there was one job you wouldn’t want at Disney, what would it be?” … Read moreWhat’s the Worst Job at Disney?