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Bon Appétit: Applications for the Disney Culinary Program are live

January 10th, 2017|Categories: Application / Interview, Disney Culinary Program|Tags: , , , , |

Welcome, Culinary, Baking and Pastry students to one of the most popular cooking and pastry programs in the country! At the Walt Disney World Resort, you will join in with some [...]

Dear diary, today I became a cast member: Program lessons from “The Princess Diaries”

November 14th, 2016|Categories: Arrival Information, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , |

Ask someone to name a Disney princess and the responses will probably be Belle, Ariel, Rapunzel and the like. However, there’s one Disney princess many forget to mention: the frizzy-haired, [...]

7 Career Lessons from Professional Interns across The Walt Disney Company

November 8th, 2016|Categories: Application / Interview, Disney Professional Internships|Tags: , , , , , , |

I was hesitant applying for a Disney engineering internship because I thought I was just setting myself up for rejection. Disney is the known for its efficiency and I knew [...]

The do’s and don’ts of interviewing for the Disney College Program

September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Application / Interview|Tags: , , , , |

Phone interviews are similar to in-person interviews. We’ll ask you a number of questions about your goals for the Disney College Program, your work experience, the roles you’re interested in, [...]

8 Tips and Tricks for Portfolio Building

September 19th, 2016|Categories: Disney Professional Internships|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Professional Internship recruitment season is upon us, which also means it’s portfolio perfecting season for those applying to many of the creative opportunities within The Walt Disney Company. Internships for [...]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Networking

August 12th, 2016|Categories: Cast Member Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Networking is an important part of most successful careers. While it may seem a bit dramatic, they’re not totally wrong when they say, “it’s all about who you know.” Building [...]

Insider Tips from a Disney College Recruiter

July 21st, 2016|Categories: Application / Interview|Tags: , , , , , , |

Have you ever wondered what advice a Disney recruiter would give you about applying for the Disney College Program? Well…here is your chance! I have been a Campus Recruiter for [...]

Maximize your summer to the fullest by getting ready for our next recruiting season

July 1st, 2016|Categories: Application / Interview, Disney College Program, Disney Professional Internships|Tags: , , , , , |

School is finally out and the fall recruiting season will be here before you know it. Since you won’t have any more tests or papers to turn in for a [...]

Diamond in the Rough: Networking Yourself from Aladdin to Prince Ali Status

May 12th, 2016|Categories: Cast Member Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I love the story of Aladdin. When we are first introduced to him as “the street rat”, you can’t help but love his attitude about his situation and that smile [...]

Preparing for your Disney College Program Arrival in Florida

May 10th, 2016|Categories: Arrival Information|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It is that time of year where you are wrapping up your semester at school and preparing for your Disney College Program arrival! A few reminders we wanted to pass [...]