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7 Steps an L&D Professional Uses in Marathon Training 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 ...

Rapunzl Investments & Capsim Team Up to Open Doors to the World of Finance for Students Who Didn’t Know the World Existed

After dropping out of school in fifth grade, Destiny Davis couldn’t have imagined winning a scholarship competition centered ...

She Can and She Will: How a Sophomore High School Student REACH(es) for Success

By Caroline Kurdej “Can you interview me for your blog?” Jackie asked. For my master thesis at Northwestern, I wrote stories ...

February’s Pilot Pass Jets Students off to Navigate Cultural Diversity in a Business Context

As companies continue to become more global, interacting with a diverse group of people becomes inevitable.  This February, ...

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. ...

How One Passionate Educator is Using Real-World Experience to Create More Culturally Relevant Learning for Vietnamese Students

“You’re talking about a totally different world,” David Knock said. He has firsthand experience instructing high school and ...

Capstone Simulation Prepares a DePaul University Honors Accountancy Student for Success after Graduation

For a while, all was well. Team Andrews spent hours together on Zoom bonding, sweating, and stressing over Professor ...

CapsimInbox Crisis Management: “An Experience that Can’t be Duplicated.”

We see the news headlines all the time. Companies struggling to deal with devastating social media and PR scandals or other ...

Can Inbox Simulations Parallel the Real-World? See What One Engineer Has to Say.

After earning a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Michigan, Mitchell Tvorik knew a world beyond ...

How Simulation-Based Learning Prepared this Financial Analyst for Success

Over half of the students who graduate from undergraduate programs wind up with jobs unrelated to their field of study. More ...

Extending Beyond Economics Formulas to Incentivize Critical Thinking

Many students find themselves in class directing blank stares at professors, wondering: How can I use this formula after ...