What Do You Want To Create Today?

Speaker: Dr. Bob Tobin (Professor Emeritus at Keio University)
Date & Time: 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm on Tuesday, 6th October 2015
Organizer: Latitude AOM (Academy of Management)
Venue: JP Tower Conference Hall, Tokyo Marunouchi


6:30 pm – 7:30 pm    Registration and Champagne Networking

7:30 pm – 8:45 pm    Success Presentation

8:45 pm – 9:00 pm    Sharing Thoughts Networking


Want a brighter future? Want to do something you really want to do? Want to work with more power, passion, and purpose? In this evening seminar, you’ll learn how to create a bright future for yourself in Japan or anywhere in the world.

What You Can Expect

No matter what you want or what kind of jobs you have had in the past, you can create a future that uniquely suits you – a future that is right for you and builds on your strengths.

You’ll identify and develop the skills you need to create your own bright future. You’ll learn how to:

  • ​Know what it is you really value and want
  • Develop courage and confidence
  • Get rid of the people holding you back [Including yourself]
  • Surround yourself with the best people
  • ​Improve the way you make career decisions
  • Go after tough challenges
  • Better handle organizational politics
  • Eliminate the F [Fear]word from your vocabulary​
  • Read the air at work
  • Assess career opportunities and know when to say Yes and No

Participant Profiles

Our Forum participants are mid-career or executive professionals with a drive for developing key skills for their success. Dr. Tobin will be leading the Forum in English. You will have the opportunity to communicate in Business English throughout the session.

Please note: there will not be simultaneous Japanese translation service provided on the day of the Forum.

How You Will Learn

This will be a highly interactive seminar with structured individual activities throughout the presentation. You’ll have a chance to apply what you are learning to your own career at this forum. You’ll connect with people from many different industries.


Each participant will receive a file folder with handouts related to the Forum, including a plan for change.
Dr. Tobin’s book, What Do You Want To Create Today will be available on the date of the seminar or can be purchased online at


The Japan Times

“Tobin asks questions that inspire the reader to reflect on their own life. . . . He speaks as a friend who wants the best for his reader.”

Dorie Clark, author of Reinventing You and HBR/Forbes

“Bob Tobin has provided a smart and practical guide for anyone who wants to get inspired and take action.”

Kiku Taura, Former Head of Human Resources at UBS Global Asset Management

“Bob Tobin is a living example of what is possible if one has the faith and courage to take that first step toward being truly happy.”