Capstone User Has Amazon’s Best-Selling Textbook

Frank Rothaermel, strategy professor, author, Capstone user, has the #1 best-selling strategy textbook  on Amazon. Learn how Dr. Rothaermel integrates Capstone with his textbook in this webinar we held last year. Remember, if you want to bundle any of our simulations with the eText of Strategic Management we can do it.

Amazon's #1 selling strategy textbook.

Capsim Challenge Gives Students an Edge In Job Interviews

The winners and finalists of the 2016 Capsim Fall Challenge will have a clear edge at their next job interview. Their competitive business performance is proof they have the skills employers want – like problem solving, critical analysis and the ability to perform under pressure. Continue reading “Capsim Challenge Gives Students an Edge In Job Interviews”

9 Common Questions Surrounding Accreditation

Every month Capsim hosts a webinar that’s part of its Accreditation and Assessment Webinar Series. The goal of this series is to provide useful information, tips and tools to help Deans and Professors with their business school’s accreditation process. Since accreditation is a cumbersome and often confusing process, it’s no wonder we receive so many additional questions about it.

We decided to catch up with Erich Dierdorff, an associate professor of management at DePaul University’s Driehaus College of Business, and ask him some of the most common questions surrounding accreditation. Erich is an expert in behavioral assessment, individual learning and team training and has helped numerous universities with accreditation and assessment. Continue reading “9 Common Questions Surrounding Accreditation”

Chicago High Schoolers Visit Capsim’s Office

It is now the middle of August, which means summer programs are coming to an end as the upcoming school year fast approaches. This is the last week Senior Client Relationship Consultants, Renee Marongwe and Ranan de Jesus, will be teaching our Foundation simulation to students who are in the One Summer Chicago Program.  To celebrate all that the students have accomplished, Capsim invited them to tour our office and speak with employees. Since the sessions are at DePaul’s Loop campus, it was only a short walk to get to Capsim’s office. Continue reading “Chicago High Schoolers Visit Capsim’s Office”

240+ Professors Compete for a $5K Scholarship and Free CapsimCore Licenses

More than 240 college business professors from over 200 schools faced off in a business simulation competition to win their school a $5,000 scholarship and free CapsimCore ™ licenses for their class. Continue reading “240+ Professors Compete for a $5K Scholarship and Free CapsimCore Licenses”

Chicago Housing Authority and Capsim Help Local Youth

The partnership between Capsim, DePaul University, Chicago Housing Authority and BMO Harris Bank continues on for the second year this summer as a component of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s One Summer Chicago. The six-week program provides job and internship opportunities to youth throughout the Chicago area. Continue reading “Chicago Housing Authority and Capsim Help Local Youth”

Capsim Partners with Notre Dame’s Young African Leaders Initiative

Developing a deeper understanding of the multi-faceted world of business can seem daunting. Fortunately, Capsim created business simulations so people all over the world can enhance their business comprehension through experiential learning. Continue reading “Capsim Partners with Notre Dame’s Young African Leaders Initiative”

MEETING YOUR COURSE OBJECTIVES Part 2: Understand the various elements of the marketing mix

In this series, we will take a look at the most common learning objectives for intro and principles level business courses and demonstrate how CapsimCore™ can be effectively used to meet those objectives. Our newest simulation is designed to make business learning fun and engaging at any level.

Objective: Understand the various elements of the marketing mix Continue reading “MEETING YOUR COURSE OBJECTIVES Part 2: Understand the various elements of the marketing mix”