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MBA Essentials
JUN 25, 2019

5 Books to Make You a Better Presenter and Public Speaker

…your confidence, here are five of my top books to help you become a better presenter. I always recommend these books to students who take the Business Presentation course at…

Career Success
JAN 29, 2002

On the Publishing of “My Personal Mission Statement”

to books.” I began thinking, “From now on, instead of just taking from books, I must use the medium of books to give something back.” In the background to all…

Tech & Innovation
SEP 13, 2019

Facebook’s Libra: Virtual Currency Cure or Global Fintech Poison?

concern is regarding privacy, an issue that has plagued Facebook with scandals since early 2018. There have been leaks and abuses that the company is still fighting to correct. Facebook’s…

Career Success
AUG 17, 2017

Inspiration for your summer vacation (Book recommendations!)

social issues that you want to address, but you are struggling where to start, this book is for you. Written by the founder and CEO of Acumen, this book will…

Career Success
APR 4, 2017

Eight Scales for Understanding Cultures

…relationships with friends or others, but a book that focuses on culture in the context of business is in fact not so easy to find. One of the signature books…

Career Success
APR 27, 2018

Three Books for Your Golden Week: Team Players, Better Conversations, and Understanding Each Other

is not easy, but this book makes it easier with some helpful exercises. This book will give you some stimulus to help you become a new person.  Homo Deus: A…

Career Success
NOV 2, 2018

Ikigai: A Book about Finding Your Purpose

…global popularity as people seek to add meaning to their lives in our modern, fast-paced world. It is often mentioned in books and articles. One such book was written by Ken Mogi,…

Career Success
AUG 10, 2017

Taking a Break? Three Books to Read on Your Summer Vacation

In Japan, the Obon summer vacation is starting, beginning with Mountain Day on August 11. Here are three books to refresh your mind, whether you’ll be enjoying the holiday with…

AUG 20, 2013

Daikanyama T-Site targeting the “premium age”

I am a fan of large bookstores with wide collections of books and magazines where I can sit in comfortable sofas and spend my lazy weekend afternoons catching up on…

Career Success
APR 29, 2018

Can Game of Thrones Help You at Business?

GLOBIS Faculty and Alumnus Karl O’Callaghan shares his unusual business book recommendation for Golden Week. Maybe you’re reading them already! Game of Thrones: Book 1 of a Song of Ice…