Experiential Learning & Music2Go Marketing

Experiential Learning is a highly effective educational tool, and a key feature that sets our Simulations apart from other teaching methods. Experiential Learning focuses on the learning process for the individual, through observation and interaction with the subject they are learning about rather than the traditional process of learning from a textbook. Katie Matthew recently … Continue reading Experiential Learning & Music2Go Marketing

Smartsims Feature at the Annual SMA Conference

The Society for Marketing Advances (SMA) held their annual conference during the first week of November 2011, bringing together marketing educators from throughout the United States and abroad. Lecturer William M. Madway of The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania co-chaired the Marketing Education track, putting together a discussion panel called “Teacher Friendly Options … Continue reading Smartsims Feature at the Annual SMA Conference

The Modern Classroom & Smartsims

“K-12 education isn’t using technology effectively and isn’t investing nearly enough in IT infrastructures to enable next-generation learning” That’s the conclusion of a new report, ‘Unleashing the Potential of Technology in Education’, which called for greater financial commitment to educational technology in our schools.¹ By not focusing more on boosting student outcomes with online technology, … Continue reading The Modern Classroom & Smartsims

Using Simulations for Seminars, Corporate Training and Team Building

Smartsims Business Simulations have been used within Corporate Training, Business Seminars and Team Building exercises globally for many years. Today, close to 70% of corporations are using Business Simulations as part of their repertoire of training methodologies to educate their management and staff at all levels. One of the many reasons for this is that … Continue reading Using Simulations for Seminars, Corporate Training and Team Building

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MCC MikesBikes Competition

The University of Auckland’s Management Consulting Club (MCC) is holding their 5th Annual MikesBikes Competition over May 2012. MCC is one of the University of Auckland’s largest on-campus clubs, with its sights set on bridging the gap between the classroom and business. MCC offers workshops and case competitions in the aim of developing member’s presentation, analysis, … Continue reading MCC MikesBikes Competition

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Social Media and Mobile Learning Trends in Education

Cisco/WebEx have featured three interesting on-demand webinars from leaders in the education field talking about emerging trends in education including social media and mobile learning. Each contains specific advice and case studies. We hope you find these sessions helpful and thought provoking. Simply click on the title that interests you and you’ll be taken to a landing … Continue reading Social Media and Mobile Learning Trends in Education

2011 National Business Olympiad

The National Business Olympiad (NBO) is being conducted once again by Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) Confluence in association with Smartsims India (iInteract Learning Solutions) across India this year. After the success of NBO 2010 which was conducted in 17 cities, NBO 2011 is being planned for 70+ cities across India using MikesBikes-Advanced, with a total prize pool … Continue reading 2011 National Business Olympiad