Webcast: The 5 Ts of Effective Team-based Projects

Dr. Erich Dierdorff, a professor at DePaul University and team training expert, discusses why team-based projects fail, what the characteristics of an effective team-based project are, and how to design assignments to ensure success.

Business Students Prove They’re Ready For The Corner Office

CHICAGO, Ill., November 17, 2014:  Aspiring executives from university business schools in 38 countries around the globe have competed in the Capsim® Fall Challenge with 12 teams battling it out for supremacy last weekend.

5 Tools for Building an Effective Team

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told us team size should be limited by the two-pizza rule (if it needs more than two pizzas at lunch, it’s too big). Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg runs his business on the belief that “a good team

6 Myths of Business Simulations

Close to 70% of students have used a game or simulation in at least one university course, and yet there are many myths about simulations that still persist. Capsim has been around simulations since 1985, and we’ve heard them all.

Capsim Announces TeamMATE – The Ultimate Interactive Team Assessment Tool

Measuring the size of a team may be easy – Amazon CEO Jeff Bezo suggests the ‘two pizza rule’, if you need more than two pizzas to feed it, the team is too big – but measuring the effectiveness of

Young African Leaders Take the Capstone® Business Simulation Challenge

Challenged with helping young African leaders expand their business acumen in six weeks, professors from Mendoza College of Business at Notre Dame University decided to offer hands-on experience as well as theory, by using Capstone® Business Simulation.

Will these winners be the next Mark Zuckerberg or Blake Ross?

Students battle for supremacy in global business simulation play offs Chicago, April 28th, 2014:  More than 1760 business students from 36 countries have competed in the Capsim Spring Challenge with 12 teams – from Lebanon, Vietnam, Thailand, Hong Kong, India

Top 5 Reasons Professors Choose to Use a Capsim Business Simulation in Their Classroom

Every year, close to 2,000 business professors choose to use Capsim’s business simulations in their classroom. To understand why, we surveyed our users and collected the top five reasons.