Walt Disney Co.
The Walt Disney Company, founded by two brothers, Walt and Roy Disney, began as a humble animation studio in 1923. In its 86 extraordinary years, Disney has earned the distinction of being one of the most recognized names in the world today. With over 11 theme parks spread across 3 continents and divisions including Studio Entertainment, Television, Interactive Media and Consumer Products, there are an impressive 150,000 Cast Members worldwide. Education, training, and development for these 150,000 Cast Members is most critical in upholding the very foundation by which the company's success was built: To produce unparalleled entertainment, creativity and storytelling and to deliver exceptional and consistent guest service worldwide. This effort is lead, created and coordinated through extensive Training and Development resources of this remarkable corporation.
Specifically, The Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts encourage education at all levels and provide training to all departments. Programs are designed to meet the learning and developmental needs of adults in today's business world. Cast members may choose from a wide range of professionally designed and professionally taught courses. In addition, there are a number of 'learning tracks' that are appropriate for cast members at various stages of their careers and include required courses.
Course development and course revision go far beyond teaching Cast Members what to do. The courses also provide participants with the tools to apply their learning on the job, help them continuously improve their interpersonal skills with our guests and other cast members, and continue to be introduced to the most relevant aspects of their education, training, and development within all of our 3,000 plus job classifications. In addition, through various academic partnerships and educational reimbursement plans, the company models its commitment to lifelong learning and our cast members' career development objectives.
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