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Career Success
MAY 19, 2020

For Fun, Community, and Music: The Mission of the GLOBIS Music Circle

Future business leaders must look beyond hard numbers and statistics to the power of creativity and community.

Global Japan
APR 10, 2020

How to Live Happily Ever After (Socially Speaking) in Japan’s High-Context Culture

culture, meaning people communicate based on inherent understanding. The US, on the other hand, is considered a low-context culture, relying largely on explicit verbal explanations to keep everyone on the…

Global Japan
SEP 20, 2019

Cruising with Asuka Pride: How IBM Helped Create the Perfect Crew Culture

Many people dream of the luxury cruise experience. What’s behind the delivery on that perfect vacation experience?

Career Success
AUG 2, 2019

Springfield Confidential: What The Simpsons Can Teach Us about Business Longevity, Adaptability, and the Global Market

As the longest-running American sitcom in history, The Simpsons is a treasure trove of business knowledge, from marketing to team management.

Career Success
MAY 3, 2019

3 Great Reads for Your Golden Week: Personal Growth Edition

Golden Week is slipping byーdon’t waste the chance to read some great books! Here are a few fantastic non-business reads from the Insights staff.

Global Japan
MAR 12, 2019

Can Japan Dream to Be a Workplace of Choice?

The Japanese government is about to ease visa restrictions, but is the country ready to make necessary changes to the workplace?

Global Japan
FEB 8, 2019

Helsinki: Redefining Urban Growth through Design Thinking

For nearly two decades, Helsinki, Finland, has been gaining traction as a center of innovative urban growth. GLOBIS faculty Cristian Vlad interviews Anne Stenros, chief design officer of the City of Helsinki.

Career Success
JAN 31, 2019

Value through Co-creation at IBM

Senior Consultant Kyoko Kokusho at IBM advises clients around the world on talent operations, organization architecture, and executive development. GLOBIS faculty Cristian Vlad recently interviewed her on how she creates value for clients, employees, shareholders, and society.

Global Japan
OCT 30, 2018

The Danger of Minimizing Differences

“We are all human beings”: the magic phrase meant to light the way to an imaginary world of no distinction among peoples. But this advice is more dangerous than it seems.

Career Success
JUN 5, 2018

3 Ways to Handle the Cultural Stress of New Situations

forget this simple fact. We start ranking cultures, and often say, “This never happens in my country. This is really bad. My culture is better!” In fact, this statement may…