Tag: Walt Disney World cast members
Walt Disney World employees have rejected a new contract offer presented to the unions that represent around 32,000 workers, including attraction operators, performers, housekeepers, hospitality and retail workers, transport workers, and custodians. In a decisive vote of 96% against, Disney employees responded to a new five-year contract deal that would Disney described in a statement … New Contract Offer Rejected by Walt Disney World Workers
Honestly, when I think about all of the issues being reported online from various guests who have visited Walt Disney World recently, along with many cuts at the theme parks that appear to be budget-related, I can’t help but feel as though the lack of staff has become a bigger problem than many of us … Is Walt Disney World Having a Legit Staffing Problem?
A thread on the DISboards has got me thinking, have Cast Members stopped calling guests Princess and Prince? I always loved being called Princess by Cast Members when I was a kid, heck, even as an adult. A rumor is floating around that Cast Members are being told to stop using those terms. When I … Have Cast Members Stopped Saying, Princess & Prince?
Dear frontline Disney cast member, you’re on my mind today, and I just wanted to let you know. It’s been a while since I last wrote you a note, and perhaps it’s that Thanksgiving’s right around the corner, or maybe it’s just that the words seem like they need to be said. Whatever the reason, … Dear Frontline Disney Cast Member: We See You, and We Know this Isn’t Your Fault
UPDATE 2/15/2022: Disney has just announced that guests can now compliment individual cast members – by their first name and hometown – as part of new enhancements to Mobile Cast Compliment inside the My Disney Experience app. Last year when the feature launched, it would only allow guests to compliment a group of cast members so … Guests Can Now Give Cast Compliments through My Disney Experience
It’s that time of year again, the time to count our blessings. This may be a difficult task this year. After all, 2020 has been a doozy. But one thing I am certainly thankful for are the Disney cast members. These underappreciated magicians are the heart and soul of the Disney parks and they don’t … Thank You, Disney Cast Members
Those of you who follow us on Twitter and Instagram and listen to our podcast on the DIS Unplugged may have learned about our daily “Disney Cast Member Support Spotlight” and our efforts to help those who have been laid off or are still furloughed. We’ve previously shared how Disney cast members are coming together … Ways You Can Help Support Disney Cast Members
There’s a saying that I love – not all heroes wear capes – and today, we’re shining our spotlight on a hero in the Walt Disney World community. Her name is Emily Lartigue and she’s a Walt Disney World cast member; a furloughed Walt Disney World cast member. It all started back when the Disney … Furloughed Disney Cast Member Launches ‘The Cast Member Pantry’ to Help Others Feed Their Families
A new post on the Disney Careers website is seeking applicants for a twelve-month cultural work experience located at Walt Disney World Resort. Folks who are selected to participate in the program will have the opportunity to share the unique culture and customs of their own countries with guests. Countries and regions represented at the … Disney Accepting Applications for Mexico Cultural Representative Program in 2021
Dear Cast Member, I know you’re not necessarily where you want to be right now. I know that your plans and everyday lives – like all of ours – have been tossed in the air. If it’s okay, I’d like to send a few words your way today from the heart of a Disney Parks … Dear Disney Cast Member (A Note to You During the Temporary Closure)