I'm excited to share my recent experience hosting a Disney business retreat in Orlando, Florida! This retreat was a unique opportunity for women to create and own their magic while building their dream businesses. Listen to the full podcast episode wherever you listen to the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast, or you can listen here:
My journey to Orlando started with a last-minute flight alongside my sister. We arrived two nights before the retreat, and the next day was filled with visits to all four parks, breakfast with an attendee and a friend, and a trip to Epcot. Picking up the retreat food took longer than expected before heading to the Airbnb where the retreat would take place. Despite the challenge of fitting all the supplies into the car, we managed to do it! Whew!
Once the attendees arrived, we had a buffer hour to unpack and get everything...
Listen to episode 267 of the Purpose and Pixie Dust podcast, 5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs from The Lion King, here or wherever you listen to podcasts.
Here are five lessons we can learn from The Lion King that we can use as entrepreneurs:
Embrace your past but focus on the future - Simba learned from his past mistakes and embraced his responsibilities as the future king. As entrepreneurs, we should learn from our past experiences but focus on the future and keep moving forward to achieve our goals.
Build a strong support system - Simba had a strong support system with his friends Timon and Pumbaa who helped him get back on his feet after his exile. As entrepreneurs, we should surround ourselves with a strong support system of mentors, advisors, employees, and friends who can provide guidance and support in our entrepreneurial journey.
Take calculated risks - Simba took a calculated risk by returning to Pride Rock to confront Scar and take his...