Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

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5/8/2012 | PD1- Critical Thinking and Problem Solving | Where in the World is Disney? | Disney Theme Park New Destination | Contents 1. Executive Summary 4 Introduction 5 2. Business, Disney and Culture 5 2.1 Importance of culture for Business 5 2.2 Importance of culture for Disney expansion 6 2.3 Cultural considerations for Malasiya 6 2.4 Recommendations: 7 3. Candidate City Background: 8 3.1 Candidate cities for Disney expansion: 8 3.1.1 Sharm Elsheik 8 3.1.2 Kuala Lumpur 8 3.1.3 Johannesburg 9 4. Disney Selection criteria 10 4.1. Discussion of selection criteria 10 4.2. Disney’s selection criteria 10 5. Disney and Success 12 5.1. Corporate Governance 12 5.1.1 What Disney can do…show more content…
Knowing the cultural hierarchy, orientation, dress code holiday and communication method will result in an easier and faster expansion. 2.2 Importance of culture for Disney expansion As Disney operates in several countries it is exposed to diversity, as a result it welcomes the new ideas and opinions to ensure a healthy growth and a better performance in each location, consequently each of their companies has a special ability to contribute positively regarding their own culture. For this reason Disney focuses on these key features to ensure a successful expansion Innovation :Devotion to a tradition of innovation and technology. * Quality: Setting a high standers of excellence in processes & products * Community: Creating ideas about families and providing entertainment experiences for all generations to share. * Storytelling: Timeless and engaging stories delight and inspire. * Optimism: Walt Disney as all about giving hope and aspiration through entertainment. * Decency: We honor and respect the trust people place in us. Our fun is about laughing at our experiences and ourselves These values live in everything we do. They create a unified mission that all our people believe in and work toward. And to recognize individual efforts 2.3 Cultural considerations for Malaysia Malaysia is a group oriented mixed culture, the Chinese and the Indian culture is found to

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