“Organizational Behavior and Leadership” MBA Trial Class in Osaka

Thursday, March 19, 2020
19:00 - 21:00
with Trond Varlid Register Now Details

Explore the GLOBIS MBA through a Trial Class, learn practical business skills and take the first step towards a life-changing experience.

At GLOBIS University, we develop leaders who have practical business skills, an understanding of technology, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a strong sense of mission.

At this event, you will learn what makes the GLOBIS MBA unique and how we go beyond business. You will have the opportunity to join an interactive MBA Trial Class taught by one of our experienced lecturers. You will also hear first-hand from one of  our students or alumni about their experiences. Moreover, our Admissions Advisors can share information on the application process, financing options, and answer your questions. 

The topic of the Trial Class will be Leadership. How can we become more effective leaders? Participants in this trial class will discover the importance of emotions in business, and how their effective management is a key step toward better organizational leadership. Using case studies that reveal surprising insights from real Japanese businesses, lecturer Trond Varlid will facilitate interactive and practical discussions.


  • Date
    Thursday, March 19, 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


Trond Varlid
MBA, Babson College, Massachusetts, USA Mr. Trond Varlid has extensive international marketing and senior executive experience from Europe, the U.S. and Asia. His career experience includes 15 years in corporate banking in London and Tokyo, two years as Japan country manager for an Asian online wealth management company based in Singapore, and 7 years as President of Tomra Japan. He is President and Co-Founder EMC Quest K.K., helping business professionals in Tokyo become better presenters and communicators—and coaches executives on dealing with difficult management, HR and personal challenges. 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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In order to reduce the risk posed by COVID-19 (coronavirus), we request registrants who have visited China (including Macau and Hong Kong), South Korea and Iran within two weeks from the scheduled date of the Trial Class and/or have the symptoms of cold or fever of more than 37.5℃ for 4 consecutive days (2 days in case of chronic condition) to refrain from attending the Trial Class. We are also offering online Trial Classes on the same topic as the on-campus ones, so registrants can join those in case they feel unwell to attend in person. You can find the list of upcoming online events here.