Published in 2004, How to Be Like Walt: Capturing the Disney Magic Every Day of Your Life, is a compelling biography of one of the world’s most beloved figures, Walter Elias Disney. Part of the “How to Be Like” series, Pat Williams and Jim Denney depict the life of Walt Disney and the characteristics and qualities that made him a legend and one of the most successful entrepreneurs in history.
How to Be Like Walt follows Walt Disney’s life from the beginnings of his childhood, to his untimely death on December 15th, 1966. It describes his trials and tribulations over his lifetime and how he never seemed to give up even when the odds were against him. Not only is this a great narrative of Walt’s life, but an impactful “self help” tool that shows us how we can model our lives to accomplish greater achievements and success.
If you are looking for a motivational read combined with the inspiring life story of the legend Mr. Walter Elias Disney, pick up a copy of How to be Like Walt today and try Disney’s approach to achieving success in your everyday life. A few of the life lessons that you can hopefully take from reading this book would be to do what you love, take what you do seriously, do it for others, never just settle with your first success, and don’t let obstacles stop you.Happy reading!