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Give Your Students the Competitive Edge for Career Success

Break the mold of production line education with immersive virtual simulations.
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Two Simulation Solutions for
Educational Institutions

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Business Simulations

Expose students to the strategic, cross-functional decision-making of running a business in a dynamic and competitive market.
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Inbox Simulations

Day-in-the-life learning experiences to measure and develop critical soft and technical skills in an immersive email environment.

Academic Use Cases

University of Waterloo

"Getting Your Hands Dirty"

Geoff Malleck, Continuing Lecturer at the University of Waterloo, was looking for a tool that could help students of all backgrounds:

  • Improve soft skills like critical and innovative thinking, accountability, initiative, and professionalism.
  • Empathize with the challenges of running a business.
  • Apply knowledge gained throughout the curriculum in meaningful ways.
  • Use the Capsim simulation experience as a powerful mode of storytelling in interviews to land a dream job.

The College of William and Mary

Add Critical Context to Learning

Jim Kourmadas, Visiting Clinical Lecturer of Marketing at The College of William and Mary, wanted a way to add context to his students' learning. He uses CapsimInbox to:

  • Provide experiential learning aspects in his courses that are more prone to stick than vocabulary or textbook content.
  • Replicate the immediate pressures and expectations new Brand Managers face as soon as they step into the door.
  • Instill the importance of soft skills in a familiar email environment that students can apply in the real world as soon as they walk out the door.

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) Vietnam

Providing Culturally-Relevant Learning

David Knock was tasked to introduce and develop the Bachelor of Business in Accountancy program at RMIT Vietnam University. He was aware of the need for more relevant and contextualized learning in the Eastern world. Here’s how he did it with CapsimInbox:

  • Adopted ways to teach students critical and creative thinking, compelling speaking and writing skills, comprehending complex challenges, and understanding others’ perspectives.
  • Built an Inbox experience students could personally relate to in an authentic and familiar context.
  • Addressed the dire need for soft skill development and critical thinking with technology as a driving force

There Are No Limits to How You Can Use Our Simulations!

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Skills Assessment
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Pre/Post Assessment
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Capstone Experience
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Develop Tomorrow's
Workforce in a
Risk-Free Environment

Business Simulations

Bring Business Strategy to Life

  • Give students hands-on experience making strategic decisions across the core functions of a business in an immersive environment.
  • Students have a risk-free environment to apply concepts, test new ideas, and gain quality feedback as they compete (individually or in teams) to grow their business in a dynamic market.
  • Across our suite of business simulations, performance feedback is provided in various formats to meet the unique needs of instructors.
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Provide Critical Context

How does marketing impact sales? How does sales impact operations?

Effective business decision-making requires a sound strategy and an understanding of the inter-relationships of the company.

Capsim's suite of business simulations gives students hands-on experience making strategic decisions across the core functions of a business in an immersive environment.

Make Learning Stick

With Capsim's business simulations, students have a risk-free environment to practice, test new ideas, and gain quality feedback as they compete (individually or in teams) to grow their business in a dynamic market.

Performance Feedback

Not all feedback is created equal.

Across our suite of business simulations, performance feedback is provided in various formats to meet the unique needs of instructors:

  • Balanced Scorecard - a balanced approach to evaluate business strengths and weaknesses
  • Success Measures - tie feedback directly to your learning objectives
  • Star Scoring - promote sustainable growth in KPIs, round-over round

Inbox Simulations

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Real-Life Situations in a Real-World Context

  • A familiar email environment where students can apply the key concepts they've learned to authentic, real-world situations.
  • CapsimInbox helps you quickly and objectively evaluate and develop essential skills — like critical thinking and communication — in a realistic and immersive environment.
  • CapsimInbox provides a suite of self-directed tools to help develop your students' self-awareness and plan a path for growth no matter how big your class is.

Familiarity of an Email Inbox

Context makes learning more relevant, memorable, and transferrable.

With CapsimInbox, students are immersed in a familiar email environment where they can apply the key concepts they've learned to authentic, real-world situations.

Soft Skill Development

89% of learning professionals say that when a new hire doesn’t work out, it’s because they lack critical soft skills.

Validated as one of the most accurate predictors of future job performance, CapsimInbox helps you quickly and objectively evaluate and develop key soft skills — like critical thinking, communication, and time management — all in a realistic and immersive environment.

Foster Self-Awareness

Meaningful development starts with comprehensive insights that improve self-awareness and offer actionable steps for improvement.

CapsimInbox provides a suite of self-directed tools to help develop your students' self-awareness and plan a path for growth no matter how big your class is.

  • Self assessment
  • Skills-gap analysis
  • Developmental tactics
  • Individual development plan

Become the Career Catalyst for Your Students

Give your students the knowledge, experience, and feedback they need to grow and excel in the real world.

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Off-the-Shelf Simulations

Access a library of validated, pre-built simulations you can start using immediately.

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Custom Built Simulations

Bring your experience and expertise to life by building an inbox simulation.