Melissa McIvor
Melissa McIvor
Editor-in-Chief, GLOBIS Insights

Ms. McIvor has over twelve years of experience as an editor, translator, and language consultant at some of the top global companies in Japan, including Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan Inc., Shiseido, and Warner Bros. Japan. She has also provided English consultation services to leading university professors, award-winning scientists, and world-renowned performers. In 2019, she was a presenter at the Japan Writers Conference.

She joined GLOBIS Corporation in 2018 and is currently editor-in-chief of GLOBIS Insights.

She holds a BA in international relations from the University of West Florida, as well as a copyediting certificate from the University of California San Diego.

5 Reasons Being a Leader Is Hard (and How to Prepare)

Leadership is hard. Here are 5 reasons why being a leader isn't exactly what you might expect—and how to deal with that.
Leadership is hard. Here are 5 reasons why being a leader isn't exactly what you might expect—and how to deal with that.

How to Avoid Management Bias in the Workplace

There's no longer a place for management bias in the workplace. Here's how to replace it with authenticity, critical thinking, and compassion.
There's no longer a place for management bias in the workplace. Here's how to replace it with authenticity, critical thinking, and compassion.

How to Find Your Authentic Self for Purposeful Work

People are increasingly seeking out workplaces invested in psychological safety for authenticity of self and purposeful work. Nick Duggan shares how leaders can help promote such an atmosphere.
People are increasingly seeking out workplaces invested in psychological safety for authenticity of self and purposeful work. Nick Duggan shares how leaders can help promote such an atmosphere.

5 Benefits of Being a Late Bloomer

If you feel like everyone's moving ahead in their career but you, fear not. You might just be a late bloomer. And there are some big benefits to that.
If you feel like everyone's moving ahead in their career but you, fear not. You might just be a late bloomer. And there are some big benefits to that.

Why Failure Is Good for Success—and Growth

Having failed doesn't mean you're a failure. GLOBIS University faculty explain the greatest lessons we can learn from failure and why failure is good for success (eventually).
Having failed doesn't mean you're a failure. GLOBIS University faculty explain the greatest lessons we can learn from failure and why failure is good for success (eventually).

How to Foster Creativity for Better Virtual Collaboration

Creativity will be a key differentiator for the future of work. How do you manage global teams for virtual collaboration?
Creativity will be a key differentiator for the future of work. How do you manage global teams for virtual collaboration?

How To Leverage Innovation Tech and Transform Your Business

Embracing innovation tech (even if you're not an engineer) can make all the difference for your business's competitive strategy in a world of disruption.
Embracing innovation tech (even if you're not an engineer) can make all the difference for your business's competitive strategy in a world of disruption.

6 Ways to Measure Sustainability Value in Your Business

When you say a product or service is "sustainable," what does that actually mean? Here are 6 trending terms to help measure sustainability in your business.
When you say a product or service is "sustainable," what does that actually mean? Here are 6 trending terms to help measure sustainability in your business.