Michelle Lim

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MBA, GLOBIS University, Japan
B.A. Mass Communication, UCSI University Malaysia


Michelle Lim is a Management Consultant, specializing in Creativity and Innovation to help clients achieve breakthrough in unlocking their creative superpower. With over a decade of experience in education and training, Michelle is dedicated to supporting corporate Japan in bridging cultural gaps in International Business to achieve a global and diverse corporate environment. Armed with an MBA from GLOBIS University, her experience spans across business management and education, specializing in Design Thinking and Agile Methodology to help businesses and individuals reframe challenges whilst adopting a user-centered approach.

Prior to coming to Japan, she headed the Training Department of a marketing and promotions agency to provide high-quality sales associates to the FMCG industry in Malaysia. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the Nagaoka Review, a social site created to promote Social Innovation and increase digital and social presence of the Nagaoka University of Technology in the English-speaking world.

Michelle is a Visiting Lecturer at the Nagaoka University of Technology teaching Business Communication and Design Thinking. She is also a keynote speaker on Unlocking Creativity, Digital Presence and Engagement Development, as well as Creating Psychological Safety in Learning Spaces.

“What the world lacks is not the knowledge component, but rather, the connection between knowledge and action. The key to unlocking the connection resides in one’s ability to unleash their creativity, develop a growth mindset, and cultivate a humanized approach whilst being in a conducive environment for one to learn in a psychologically safe manner.”