assembled by Ray Keating
August 14, 2018

In many ways, Walt Disney was a classic entrepreneur. And make no mistake, even though he passed away more than 50 years ago, Walt’s entrepreneurial journey serves up lessons for your entrepreneurial and career efforts. Consider a few pieces focused on Walt Disney and entrepreneurship that touch on subjects like perseverance, problem solving, innovation, finding talented people, focusing on your customers, learning from adversity, getting motivated, and much more. Review these three quick reads with pearls of wisdom from or about Uncle Walt.

Six Fundamental Business Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Walt Disney from

4 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From Walt Disney – a video at

20 Lessons from Walt Disney on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Chasing Your Dreams from

Ray Keating is the editor, publisher and economist for, and author of the Pastor Stephen Grant novels, with the two latest books being Reagan Country: A Pastor Stephen Grant Noveland Heroes and Villains: A Pastor Stephen Grant Short Story. He can be contacted at