How One of Canada’s Top Entrepreneurship Programs Wins the Fight Against Commodity Graduates

The Toronto Waterloo Region Corridor emerged as one of the world’s top 20 technology clusters in 2017. Waterloo companies hold the top three spots on Deloitte Technology Fast 50 ranking. The average three-year growth rate of the Fast 50 winners

From “Textbook Traditionalist” to Simulation Author

Although Dr. David McCalman is a long-time user of simulations and a believer in experiential learning, he still considers himself a traditionalist.  “I’m a traditionalist too, by the way. I always use a textbook,” Dr. McCalman, Assistant Professor of Management

The 7 Steps an L&D Professional Uses in his Marathon Training–and to Develop World-Class Business Leaders

Jim Caruso has run five marathons—his fastest finish was in three hours, 11 minutes. That’s a seven-minute, fifteen-second average pace per mile, for 26.2 miles.   That’s nearly as impressive as impacting over 10,000 individuals in 15 countries on five continents

Capsim Wins Gold and Silver in the 2020 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in Technology

Capsim, a leader in business simulation technology, won coveted Brandon Hall Group Gold and Silver for Excellence in Content Authoring Technology, Emerging Learning Technology, and Gaming or Simulation Technology.  Congrats @CapsimU! #BHGAwards pic.twitter.com/wJOqOJX4iw — Brandon Hall Group (@BrandonHallGrp) December 10,

Changing, Adapting, and Recruiting During a Pandemic: How a Star Swimmer is Making a Splash in the Pool and in the Classroom

By Caroline Kurdej Educators have had their fair share of challenges in adapting their teaching methods to engage students. And so have students adapted their learning–and training–methods this past year. Student-athletes, like Madi Dohrn. The junior from Schaumburg High School

CapsimInbox: Intro to Accounting and Business Analytics Now Available in Your Shopping Cart

We’ve been working closely with our educators on fine-tuning our products. After piloting CapsimInbox: Intro to Accounting for feedback purposes, our simulation passed in flying colors.  Now, Intro to Accounting and Business Analytics are available for purchase in your shopping

Business Students Take Winning Lessons from a Tough Year

For the first time, women business students won both of the Capsim Fall Challenge competitions, in tournaments made more difficult both by upheaval in the education environment and added complexity in their simulation scenario. Sisi Ren, of York University in

How to Author a Microsimulation—Even if You Aren’t a Writer

By Caroline Kurdej I loved the student-athlete recruiting experience. So much that I wanted to share what it was like with the whole world. My previous blog posts shared my idea around creating an Inbox microsimulation for prospective college student-athletes,

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