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Disney Faces PR Crisis, Risk of Legal Action After Gator Attack
Disney

Disney Faces PR Crisis, Risk of Legal Action After Gator Attack

Several legal experts differed in their assessments of Disney's potential legal liability in the attack, but most agreed the company would have a strong impetus to quickly settle any case.
Labor Groups Criticize Disney Over Worker Conditions at Chinese Suppliers
Disney

Labor Groups Criticize Disney Over Worker Conditions at Chinese Suppliers

Disney, set to open a $5.5 billion theme park in mainland China on Thursday, said it took any violation of labor regulations 'seriously' and that it would investigate any allegations against its suppliers.
Let's Talk About 'Star Wars' -- That Franchising Juggernaut
Star Wars

Let's Talk About 'Star Wars' -- That Franchising Juggernaut

'May the fourth' be with you. This 'Star Wars' Day, celebrate the nostalgia brand that has spanned 39 years and generated some serious bank in the meantime.
Carolyn Sun
Disney World Installs On-Brand Solar Panels in the Shape of Mouse Ears
Marketing Bootcamp

Disney World Installs On-Brand Solar Panels in the Shape of Mouse Ears

The new solar farm near Epcot spans 22 acres and joins a family of mouse-shaped environmental projects.
Lydia Belanger
Every Superhero Has Something to Teach Entrepreneurs About Business
Radicals & Visionaries

Every Superhero Has Something to Teach Entrepreneurs About Business

Comic books often teach children serious lessons about the adult world.
The Heir Apparent to Disney CEO Bog Iger Steps Down
Executive Change

The Heir Apparent to Disney CEO Bog Iger Steps Down

Thomas Staggs will end his current role early next month, but will remain with the company through the fiscal year.
Disney, Marvel Threaten to Skip Filming in Georgia if Governor Signs 'Anti-Gay Bill'
Disney

Disney, Marvel Threaten to Skip Filming in Georgia if Governor Signs 'Anti-Gay Bill'

Pressure is building for governor to veto the legislation.
Stephen J. Bronner
Want to Be Like Apple, Disney or the New England Patriots? You Need a Stellar Company Culture.
Company Culture

Want to Be Like Apple, Disney or the New England Patriots? You Need a Stellar Company Culture.

You can have the best talent and strategy in place, but without a clear company culture, you'll never achieve greatness.
Matt Mayberry
YouTube's Biggest Star Is Getting His Own Network From Disney
YouTube

YouTube's Biggest Star Is Getting His Own Network From Disney

With more than 40 million subscribers, PewDiePie has the single biggest YouTube channel and he's amassing a group of likeminded content creators to create content.
Disney Teams With Alibaba to Launch Streaming Service in China
Streaming

Disney Teams With Alibaba to Launch Streaming Service in China

Customers can stream Disney's television shows, movies and other media via a Mickey Mouse-shaped device.
Arjun Kharpal
5 Books to Read Before Starting Your Business
Ready To Launch

5 Books to Read Before Starting Your Business

From Walt Disney's famous philosophies to the success behind saleforce.com, learn some tricks of the trade before making your own way.
Ken Dunn
What Your Small Business Can Learn From 60 Years of Disneyland
Success

What Your Small Business Can Learn From 60 Years of Disneyland

Despite so many societal changes, the founding principles of Disney's first park endure.
Susan Solovic
Why Disney's $500 Million Acquisition of Maker Studios Is Proving Less Than Picture Perfect
Mergers and Acquisitions

Why Disney's $500 Million Acquisition of Maker Studios Is Proving Less Than Picture Perfect

Maker CEO Ynon Kreiz and top executives are rumored to be leaving Disney by year's end, as the company failed to meet certain growth goals.
Geoff Weiss
4 Magical Business Lessons From 'The Happiest Place on Earth'
Customer Experience

4 Magical Business Lessons From 'The Happiest Place on Earth'

Disneyland is not only a place for kids and adults to have fun. It's an exceptionally well-run business that any entrepreneur could glean valuable information from.
Brandon Turner