How an Operations Management Instructor Built an Inbox Simulation to Recreate Real-World Problem-Solving

“A lot of people get distracted by symptoms. Much like the medical field, you’re seeing doctors trying to figure out the root cause of the problem,” Joshua Dwight, Associate Faculty at City University of Seattle said.  “You’re doing the same

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

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 around financial literacy. She taught herself for four years before entering high school as a freshman. When she entered a virtual competition

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 on Olympians who were adapting their training and postponing their lives for another year. Tokyo 2020 dreams are on

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

Introducing CapsimInbox Pilot Pass
Introducing CapsimInbox Pilot Pass

After speaking with educators and learners in our community, one thing is certain: the future of higher education is ambiguous. This year has been challenging. Not feeling completely comfortable navigating online and switching to new solutions. Struggling with connectivity issues.

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