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Brace Yourselves, Disney Fans: The Haunted Mansion Could Be Getting Its Own Theme Restaurant

Hardcore fans of Disney REALLY love its theme parks. While some long for its days of yore (see these 15 forgotten Disney rides for reference), others still geek out over the Magic Kingdom and all its recent updates, like the new alcohol-friendly restos and Minnie-approved dress shop. The latest …

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The R-Rated Guide to Disneyland

Disneyland in Anaheim is a short drive from Los Angeles, and a portal to a strange utopia where you can experience life like a child, even if you …

Disney Parks Guide: Anaheim's Disneyland & California Adventure Park

I’ve always loved anything to do with Disney. When I was a kid, my mum started a hardcover Disney book collection for me, which I still have to this …

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This is the most Instagrammed place in the world

It's not the Eiffel Tower (anymore).<p>In the age of social media, it seems no vacation is complete without a few uploads to Instagram, Facebook, and …

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Walt Disney's first hand-drawn map of Disneyland reveals iconic attractions that changed dramatically

The INSIDER Summary:<p><b>A rare Disneyland map is going to be auctioned on June 25, 2017.</b>• <b><br>The map was hand-drawn by Walt Disney and a friend named Herb</b> …

If Disney Movies Were More Realistic, As Told In 10 Comics

If you’ve ever wondered what Disney princesses might be like IRL, you need to follow this Instagram account.<p>In her comics, 15-year-old illustrator Imane Benali takes classic Disney movies and makes them a little more realistic and relatable.<p>Aurora from “Sleeping Beauty,” for instance, takes naps …

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This abandoned Disney water park has been rotting for over 15 years

The park closed down 25 years later. After leaving the park empty and abandoned for 15 years, Disney finally drained and filled River Country's 330,000-gallon pool in 2016.<p>As the Orlando Sentinel reported, the Upstream Plunge pool was filled with concrete, since standing water can attract …

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Stroller Theft Becoming an Issue at Major Theme Parks

A Florida woman has been charged with theft after she allegedly used her young child to steal an expensive stroller at Disney World and sell it …

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What It Really Costs to Go to Walt Disney World

Start saving now.<p>Walt Disney World sits right at the red-hot center of the family vacation universe. The flagship Florida-based Magic Kingdom park is …

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How to Find Your Ideal Customers on Social Media (Part 1) | Inc.com

It's hard to imagine life without social media - and for some of us, it would be hard to imagine running our businesses without it too. A recent report shows 83% of female internet users and 75% of male internet users have social media profiles. In other words, you avoid it at your peril!<p>As the …

Public Relations

Amal Clooney: 'Why I'm defending Azerbaijani journalist (Khadija Ismayilova)' - BBC News

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How to Use Social Influencers to Build Your Brand | Inc.com

It's no secret that people appreciate recommendations from people that they trust above all else. This is why online reviews are becoming so important for small businesses--they are a direct way for consumers to hear what "real" and unbiased people have to say. Fortunately for brands, reviews …

Public Relations

How To Discover Your Individual Communication Style

The secret to bringing out the best in yourself and others is in recognizing communication strength and learning styles.<p>We all have our own communication style, and most of us have strength in more than one area.<p>Knowing how your strengths–and challenges–stack up gives you insight and an awareness …

Learning

Ten Management Decisions That Drive Great Employees Away

Too many CEOs and other leaders are asleep when it comes to corporate culture.<p>Because culture seems like a soft and squishy topic, they don’t focus on it. They don’t pay attention to it. They pay attention to ‘hard’ things like dollars in and dollars out, and obviously these things are …

The Workplace

How To Be Your Own Leadership Development Coach

When it’s time to take leadership development into your own hands, here are six places to start.<p>Today’s organizations have a leadership gap. According to Deloitte’s “Global Human Capital Trends 2016” report, 89% of executives found the need to strengthen, reengineer, and improve organizational …

Leadership

7 Habits of Masterful Managers Who Coach Their Teams to Success

Being good at your job is important. Making other people better at their jobs is most important of all.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Managers are the quarterbacks and coaches of their teams. Managers with great reputations for producing the most successful teams are …

Leadership

3 Skills Managers Must Have If They Want to Future-Proof Their Careers

Technology is about to radically change work. Here are the skills you need to be prepared.<p>The day is coming--and it's probably coming sooner than you imagine--when you'll work with robots.<p>Already, many professionals rely on smart technology to help them do their jobs (even if, sadly this smart tech …

Career Development

How to Give Feedback to People Who Cry, Yell, or Get Defensive

There’s no denying that performance review season can be a headache for managers. The process of writing reviews and delivering feedback takes a lot of time (especially if you do it thoughtfully) and can be particularly anxiety provoking if you have someone on your team who tends to have a …

Self-awareness

8 traits Harvard says true leaders need to navigate today's 'volatile, uncertain' business world

Ray Carvey, executive vice president of corporate learning at Harvard Business Publishing, a subsidiary of the Harvard Business School, says management structures today are very different than 20 years ago, namely because of the middle manager.<p>Carvey describes today's business world as "volatile, …

Leadership

4 Books That Changed Business Leaders’ Lives

Why a fairy tale inspired a highly successful approach to leadership.<p>The average American read 12 books in 2015, according to findings from the Pew Research Center.<p>Reading for pleasure, according to Dr. Josie Billington, deputy director of the Centre for Research into Reading at the University of …

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