“Design Thinking” Online MBA Trial Class

Saturday, May 08, 2021
14:30 - 16:30 (Japan Standard Time)
with Darren Menabney 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 "Design Thinking" Trial Class, you will:
  • Be introduced to Design Thinking and how it can be used to innovate and find creative solutions to complex business issues
  • Learn from GLOBIS lecturer Darren Menabney's extensive experience with organizations such as IDEO and practice in the field to introduce processes, frameworks, and mindsets that can help you develop modern products, services, and solutions for ultimate user experience
  • See what makes the GLOBIS MBA unique and how we go beyond business
  • Hear first-hand from one of our students or alumni about their experiences
  • Speak with our Admissions Advisors

Please note that this is an interactive online event

This event will be held live online. Upon registration, a link will be sent to your email address with a URL and details on how to join. Some tips for the event!

  • Join on time as the event will be live (we recommend signing in at least 5 minutes early)
  • Please try to have earphones, microphone, and/or a webcam ready for a more interactive experience
  • Have a good time and don’t be shy to participate in the discussions


  • Date
    Saturday, May 8, 2021
  • Time
    14:30 - 16:30 (JST)
  • Where
  • Registration Fee
    Free of charge
  • Language


  • 14:30
  • 14:35
    Trial Class
  • 15:55
    MBA Program Info
  • 16:05
    Student Speech
  • 16:15


Darren Menabney
BS, Astronomy and Physics, University of Toronto
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. Read more