• Assessing Corporate Culture Walt Disney
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    This paper will assess the corporate culture of Walt Disney, addressing the background of the organization, training and teaching, stories, legends and myths associated with the company, philosophy, values, mission statement and the organizational goals of the company. The Disney Brothers Studios was founded by Walt and Roy Disney in October of 1923. As the brothers increased their reach in the entertainment market, this small studio evolved into the corporate giant known today as the Walt Disne...
  • Case Study Disney Hong Kong
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    1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Disney Company - one of the world leaders in media entertainment, company branded consumer goods, and theme parks and resorts - signed the agreement with Hong Kong concerning the opening of a "Disneyland" amusement park in Hong Kong in the year 2005. This case study only concentrates one of the business fields explored by the Disney Company - theme parks and resorts. The Disney Company occupies a strong position developed in the international business world over the years. ...
  • Mulan Anthropology 32 2 1999
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    Traditional Western and Disney Ideals as Seen in Mulan Fairy tales have been a long tradition in almost all cultures, starting as oral traditions to and gradually evolving into written texts intended for future generations to enjoy. Today, a common medium for relaying these ancient stories is through animation. The Walt Disney Company is probably the most well known for its animated portrayals of many classic fairy tales. These fairy tales are considered, by fairy tale researcher Justyna Deszcz ...
  • Case Study Labor Relation At Euro Disneyland
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    CASE STUDY: Labor Relations at Euro Disneyland -- J. Stewart Black Hal B. Gregerwen Introduction Disneyland is one of the best known and most highly visited recreation locations in the world. With this visibility and audience reach, the action of the Disney Company extends well beyond the boundaries of their theme parks. Not only is Disney a multi-dimensional entertainment conglomerate, but its profile gives it prominence that no other recreation manager has. Disney is often acknowledged as the...
  • Disney In France Theme Park
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    Maria Hoffman Week Four Written Assignment Disney in France Instructor Matt Hurley Abstract In 1992, the Walt Disney Company opened its fourth theme park in Paris, France. The grand opening did not go without problems, and park operations were disorganized. In this paper, I will attempt to explain the assumptions that the Walt Disney Company made and the results of those assumptions. How Disney could have made a more favorable opening and acceptance in France. Was this choice of locations for t...
  • Impact Of Disney Corporation On The World
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    Sixty-nine percent of Americans own a dog or cat. Seventy-one percent of Americans have visited Disney World or Disneyland (Disney World: "Fun Facts"). This amazing statistic is just one indicator of Disney's deep penetration into mainstream America. The Disney Company has shaped many elements in American entertainment and culture, world business, and even the landscape of Central Florida. All of this show affects of this multi-billion dollar corporation. The Disney saga is all based on some of...