Disney’s Hollywood Studios: From Show Biz to Your Biz

This newest book by J. Jeff Kober celebrates Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and the stories, tales, and lessons behind it! I am so very excited to announce today my newest book, Disney’s Hollywood Studios: From Show Biz to Your Biz, published by Theme Park Press. I’m thrilled that it’s available in time for this week’s 25th silver anniversary … Read more

Happy 90th Anniversary, Walt Disney Company

October 16, 2013 marks the 90th anniversary of the Walt Disney Company. If you’re asking yourself, “I thought we celebrated the 100th anniversary a few years ago, then you’re probably thinking of this anniversary: That was the birth of Walt Disney on December 5, 1901. So it isn’t that date. Nor is it the birthday of … Read more

A Swiss Family Treehouse: Branches of Trust

From the Swiss Family Treehouse comes three branches or stories of trust: The first one comes from the movie itself. One of the great messages in Disney’s classic film, Swiss Family Robinson, centers around trust. This was often the difference between the father (John Mills) and the mother (Dorothy McGuire). Trusting to go to New … Read more