“How’s the Culture in Your Kingdom?: Lessons from a Disney Leadership Journey” shares a glimpse into different management styles and work environments from a professional who spent almost 30 years creating magic at Disney – Dan Cockerell.
Cockerell, son of former Walt Disney World vice president Lee Cockerell, spent 26 years at The Walt Disney Company and started his career as a parking attendant — eventually making his way to a Vice President role leading 12,000 cast members at Magic Kingdom.
“How’s the Culture in Your Kingdom?” offers advice and experience on what it takes to manage people in any situation. In the book, Cockerell models characteristics needed and offers insight and tools that will help leaders navigate the ever-changing landscape of business.
The book also includes true stories and lessons from the author’s time at Disney, illustrating to readers that the right culture can be built by leading themselves first.
In “How’s the Culture in Your Kingdom?,” Cockerell teaches readers how to understand their purpose and combine confidence and humility to become the ultimate leader — and hopefully confront future business challenges with a little bit of magic.
You can pick up your own copy of “How’s the Culture in Your Kingdom?: Lessons from a Disney Leadership Journey” on Aug. 11, 2020 on Amazon.