Professional Event: “Learn & Mingle” in Osaka

Monday, January 06, 2020
19:00 - 21:00
with Darren Menabney Register Now Details

Start off the new year by attending an exciting “Critical Thinking” workshop and network with Osaka’s lively business community.

Seasons Greetings! As you reflect on the past year, and make your New Year’s Resolutions, what goals are you setting for yourself? Would you like to:

  • Develop new skills to help you in your profession or business?
  • Find out if an MBA can help you boost your career
  • Expand your network by meeting and getting to know like-minded people?

Attend our “Learn & Mingle” Workshop, and you can accomplish all of these! GLOBIS is excited to hold its first event of 2020 in Osaka. At this event you will not only gain valuable business skills, but you will also have the chance to meet  professionals from Osaka’s global, English-speaking community, and talk to GLOBIS students and academic advisors, in a fun, relaxed environment.


  • Date
    Monday, January 6, 2020
  • Time
    19:00-21:00 (JST)
  • Where
    GLOBIS Osaka Campus
  • Registration Fee
    Free of charge
  • Language


  • 18:30
    Reception and Individual Q&A
  • 19:00
    Introduction to our MBA programs
  • 19:20
  • 20:20
    Student Speech
  • 20:30
    Mix & Mingle
  • 21:00
    Wrap Up
Regarding the "Workshop"

“Critical Thinking” Workshop with GLOBIS Lecturer Darren Menabney.

The topic of the workshop will be Critical Thinking. Focused on problem-solving and communication, this is the most popular course for new students at GLOBIS, and one of the most in-demand skills of modern business.

At the end of the session, we will have a short networking session which will include light refreshments and drinks. Please use this opportunity to mingle with the crowd, expand your professional network and start the new year with a bang!

Please R.S.V.P by filling out the form below. Space is limited, so you don’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind event!


Darren Menabney
MBA, GLOBIS University
Darren spent 20 years in Canada with the federal government, building R&D partnerships. After getting his MBA at GLOBIS in 2013, he made a career pivot and now leads global HR programs at a Japanese multinational company. As faculty at GLOBIS, Darren teaches courses like Business Presentation and Critical Thinking. He also works with IDEO U as a Storytelling coach. See full profile


GLOBIS Osaka Campus
Shin-Osaka Hankyu Bldg. 4F, 1-1-1 Miyahara,
Yodogawa-ku, Osaka-shi , Osaka-fu 532-0003
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