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Career Success
SEP 18, 2020

Combat Cabin Fever with an Engineer’s Guide to Mindfulness

COVID-19’s unexpected disruptions may need solutions from unexpected places. Chade-Meng Tan’s book Search Inside Yourself offers meditation advice from a former Google engineer. What could be more unexpected than that?

Global Japan
JUL 22, 2020

Japanese Art & Management with GLOBIS Dean Tomoya Nakamura

How does art philosophy influence Japanese management today? How has COVID-19 changed management in Japan? Join Tomoya Nakamura, Dean of GLOBIS University and student of aikido, for an explanation deep…

Global Japan
JUL 21, 2020

Japanese Gods, Art, and Management: How Ancient Practices Influence Business Today

Some Japanese companies are over 300 years old. The secret to this sustainability may lie in the connection between management style and the arts.

Career Success
MAY 5, 2020

3 Mantras to Survive COVID-19 Quarantine with a Healthy Body and Mind

Struggling with quarantine during coronavirus? Here are 3 mantras to keep you sane.

Global Japan
MAY 1, 2020

Overcoming Humanity’s Collective Amnesia Is the Key to Conquering Coronavirus

As countries scramble to combat COVID-19, should we be looking to the future or answers, or the past?

Global Japan
APR 10, 2020

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

Non-Japanese visitors and residents often find Japanese unspoken cultural norms frustrating. But there’s a secret to decoding Japan’s high-context culture.

Career Success
MAY 31, 2019

What Is the Right Amount of Improvisation?

Improvisation is a key element of innovation and (even more importantly) leading a satisfying life in a changing age.

Career Success
NOV 2, 2018

Ikigai: A Book about Finding Your Purpose

Mentioning Japan tends to conjure images of quality products and services, sushi, sumo, anime, and otaku, among other things. Something most people don’t realize is that there is a common thread running through all of these: ikigai.

Career Success
DEC 28, 2017

For a Happy 2018, Make Your Own Annual Curriculum

When a new academic year starts at school or college, students get presented with a curriculum of mandatory and elective…

Career Success
DEC 14, 2017

Steve Jobs, Zen and Design Thinking

Even as a young man, Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder, was fascinated by Eastern philosophies and religions, including Zen. When…