Darren Menabney
Darren Menabney
Faculty, GLOBIS University
Global Employee Engagement Lead, Ricoh Company Ltd.

Mr. Menabney leads initiatives to build stronger teams, create a global corporate culture, and boost collaboration among Ricoh Co. Ltd.’s 95,000 employees in over sixty-five countries. As partner faculty at GLOBIS University, he teaches Business Presentation, Critical Thinking, and Building Virtual Teams to international MBA students. He also teaches Storytelling and Design Thinking with IDEO U and writes for Fast Company and Forbes on storytelling, presentation skills, and global team building. He has been a TEDx speaker.

Prior to moving to Tokyo in 2011 to study at GLOBIS, Mr. Menabney spent over twenty years in Toronto working for the Canadian federal government. His career there encompassed diplomacy, business development, and building public-private academia partnerships in the Canadian innovation ecosystem.

He has a BSc in astronomy and physics from the University of Toronto and an MBA from GLOBIS.

9 Technology Myths: Reprogramming Business Leaders for the Future

If your company (or you!) still resists digitalization, it’s probably because of some common technology myths.
If your company (or you!) still resists digitalization, it’s probably because of some common technology myths.

5 Reasons Remote Work Is the Ideal Creativity Incubator

If you're worried about keeping your remote teams productive and efficient, you may be missing a big remote work advantage: creativity.
If you're worried about keeping your remote teams productive and efficient, you may be missing a big remote work advantage: creativity.

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #3

Not creative? Not tech savvy? Want to start a business that's not about money? Our December 2020 Q&A with GLOBIS University faculty has the perfect insights for you!
Not creative? Not tech savvy? Want to start a business that's not about money? Our December 2020 Q&A with GLOBIS University faculty has the perfect insights for you!

2 Kinds of Distance That Can Undermine Remote Work Management

The challenges of working remote come to more than just being far away from your coworkers.
The challenges of working remote come to more than just being far away from your coworkers.

7 Presentation Skills to Give You an Edge in Your Next Job Interview

Want to nail that upcoming job interview? Consider approaching it like a presenter.
Want to nail that upcoming job interview? Consider approaching it like a presenter.

Three Career Skills You Need to Thrive in the 21st Century Workplace

As robots rise within the workforce, three particular skills will come into higher demand--three skills that are uniquely human.
As robots rise within the workforce, three particular skills will come into higher demand--three skills that are uniquely human.

5 Books to Make You a Better Presenter and Public Speaker

The best way to become a better presenter or public...
The best way to become a better presenter or public...

The Secret to Start-up Success? Stories

What separates great startup pitches from merely good ones? The stories they tell.
What separates great startup pitches from merely good ones? The stories they tell.