Month: April 2020

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Branching Stories for Leadership Development

Branching stories for use within leadership development can be incredibly powerful. Oddly, these tools are often discounted as either too amateur or too much work. Branching stories are often classified as a business simulations when used within leadership development. As such, these tools are not amateur and are well worth the small effort. Let’s first …

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Virtual Business Simulation for Leadership Development

All Simulation Studios Sims Now Fully Virtual!

For years, Simulation Studios business training simulations have been fully virtual ready. But I’ll be honest, I’ve never been a big fan of running business simulations within leadership development virtually. As a result, I’ve stayed out of touch with virtual training platforms. I’ve always kept Simulation Studios Business Simulations fully virtual ready, but just never …

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Benefits of Experiential Learning

Staying competitive in today’s marketplace is more challenging than ever. Technology is changing and advancing so fast, it means people’s skills need to change to keep up. There is also a changing of the guard occurring with baby boomers moving into retirement or to a more backseat position. Companies need skilled people to keep up …

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How Business Simulations are Used in Leadership Development

There is no one simple way of training employees and preparing them for business. Perhaps they came out of college with some great knowledge but it doesn’t equal experience. By using a business simulation, people get a realistic look at business and it allows them to actually participate in a real-life situation. It’s an ideal …

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Teaching Business Acumen Without the Snoozefest

Every organization needs competent leaders at all levels so that they can hold all the pieces together and make decisions that will benefit the larger organization. And considering that most company’s succession pipelines are unreliable, business acumen has become a topic of great interest in the area of leadership development. With the growing global economy, …

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