| | Oct 21 | advice
, small business
Walt Disney has been gone nearly 48 years, but today's small business owners can learn much from him, says Jim Korkis, a former Disney employee and now author and walking Disney encyclopedia. Korkis, whose enthusiasm and research over things Disney began as a 12-year-old in Glendale, California, recently completed another of his Disney-related books, Who's the Leader of the Club? Walt Disney's Leadership Lessons, which was released in June.
A few days ago, Korkis spoke to small business owners at the Winter Park Welcome Center in Florida. His talk was entitled, “Who’s The Leader of the Club: Walt Disney’s Leadership Lessons.”
“How Disney does business today is a lot like how other businesses do things,” he [Korkis] said. “Walt started...