Kenya Yoshino
Kenya Yoshino
Faculty, GLOBIS University

Mr. Yoshino taught at GLOBIS University for thirteen years, lending his expertise to the instruction of leadership development, organizational development, and management philosophy. He also created the Corporate Mentorship Program to facilitate collaboration between GLOBIS University and more than 100 corporate partners. He is currently the manager of GLOBIS Asia Campus Pte. Ltd.

His professional experience includes working at the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), where he worked on a variety of global health care projects with international organizations. He then moved to a human resource assessment firm, where he worked in leadership and organizational development.

How to Keep “Common Sense” from Ruining Diversity

Diversity has a sharp learning curve that's often complicated by perceived "common sense." Here are 4 steps to avoid the common sense trap and get your diversity efforts off the ground!
Diversity has a sharp learning curve that's often complicated by perceived "common sense." Here are 4 steps to avoid the common sense trap and get your diversity efforts off the ground!

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #2

What's it like inside an MBA classroom? Check out the November 2020 Q&A with GLOBIS University faculty to find out!
What's it like inside an MBA classroom? Check out the November 2020 Q&A with GLOBIS University faculty to find out!

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

The Path of Your Personal Mission

A kokorozashi is not just a life goal, but an ongoing personal mission that opens the mind and helps bring possibilities into focus.
A kokorozashi is not just a life goal, but an ongoing personal mission that opens the mind and helps bring possibilities into focus.

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.
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.
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Reading the Air: Invisible Rules That Stifle Japanese Companies

The term kuuki ga yomenai, or “KY” became popular a few years ago in Japan. It revers to people who have trouble "reading the air."
The term kuuki ga yomenai, or “KY” became popular a few years ago in Japan. It revers to people who have trouble "reading the air."