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The Beauty Of Meet & Greets

When I first participated in the Disney College Program in 2012, I remember hearing that networking was one of the most important things to do during the program if you wanted to land a Professional Internship or real job later on. Of course, I heard this piece of advice all the time about landing a job, […]

Back to Happy Valley

Summer is over and I have returned to Penn State after seven of the greatest months of my life in Orlando. Now it’s back to business as usual, with a few changes.

Disney Exploration Series: Exploring Marketing and Leadership

On Thursday I attended the introduction classes for the seminars in which I will be taking part this semester. The courses are part of the Disney Exploration Series. One explores marketing and the other explores leadership–both focusing on these topics in terms of how they do it at Walt Disney World.

College Program Alumni Speaker Series: Events

Last week I got to attend the first panel of this semester’s College Program Alumni Speaker Series (CPASS). The panel featured seven professionals from the Walt Disney World Company who did the College Program at the beginning of their careers. This panel specifically focused on those who work on events at WDW.

My First Month as a Disney Cast Member

Wow. I can honestly say that this last month has been the most exciting of my life. Beginning with the moment Mickey Mouse gave me a Disney Cast Member name tag with my name on it, I have been in awe for weeks. I live and work at Walt Disney World.

A new year with new adventures ahead

2011 is over. I finished uploading my work from the past year to my portfolio to give you a sense of what accomplished in 2011. In addition to starting this blog, I joined PRSSA and Valley, I had two internships at Partyspace.com and Penn State Career Services, and I’ve completed half of the credits required […]