Category Archives: Product Release

New business and marketing simulations in the family of Marketplace Live simulation software.

Internet Marketing Micro Lessons – EdTech Tools

Did you know that only a select number of business schools actually have a digital marketing course in their marketing degree curriculum? To quote Albert Costill from SEJ, “According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the amount of market research analysts and marketing specialists is expected to increase 32% from 2012-2022 – which is faster than… Read More »

Microsimulations for Business Education

New training tool for your classroom: Microsimulations for Business Education What are the Microsimulations? Microsimulations are optional skill-and-drill exercises that students can use within a Marketplace® Live Simulation. Each exercise takes between 10 to 25 minutes to complete. What is the purpose of the Microsimulations? Over the years, our simulations have been able to provide… Read More »

Accounting Microsimulation

We are proud to announce the Fundamentals of Accounting Microsimulation – the latest addition to our new line of Microsimulations. This Microsimulation is available in beta version for all business game levels in Marketplace Live except the marketing group of Marketplace® Live simulations. The Fundamentals of Accounting Microsimulation focuses on the fundamental principles of accounting. Students… Read More »

Innovative Learning Solutions recently introduced the Supply Chain and Channel Management simulation into Marketplace® Live.

We would like to invite you to review the new Marketplace® Live version of the Supply Chain and Channel Management simulation. It includes: All the new Marketplace Live features (details in the ILS blog) New geographic regions Enhanced/redesigned contracts A simplified marketing module The writing and reviewing of supply chain contracts has been greatly simplified… Read More »

A Quick 4 Hour Simulation Covering the Fundamentals of Business

Are you looking for an introductory and integrative simulation that can be completed in under 4 hours? Innovative Learning Solutions would like to announce the addition of the Business Primer simulation to the Marketplace® Live family of simulations. The Business Primer simulation covers all the fundamentals of business, including marketing, distribution, human resources, manufacturing, finance… Read More »

Microsimulations Available Now

The new Microsimulations that were announced in December are now available.. These are optional skill-and-drill exercises that students can complete within a Marketplace® Live simulation. Read more about how to preview the Microsimulations and add them into your simulation below: How do I preview the Microsimulations? There is a sample demo for Microsimulations at: http://game.ilsworld.com/microsimulations/web1/sample.php To… Read More »

Product Release: Suppy Chain and Channel Management in Marketplace® Live

    Innovative Learning Solutions would like to announce the introduction of the Supply Chain and Channel Management simulation into Marketplace® Live. The Supply Chain & Channel Management simulation is targeted at advanced supply chain (logistics) and channels courses at either the undergraduate or graduate level. This simulation focuses on the development and maintenance of… Read More »

Simulation Update: Strategic Marketing – Against Computer-generated Teams Now Available in Marketplace® Live

  Innovative Learning Solutions would like to announce the release of the strategic marketing simulation – play against the computer version into Marketplace® Live. Differences between Marketplace® and Marketplace® Live. The option to play against computer-generated teams can come handy in larger classes where it would be cumbersome to create multiple universes. All teams play… Read More »

Product Release: The Introduction to Accounting and Finance Simulation

The Introduction to Accounting and Finance simulation familiarizes students with the basics of accounting within the context of a fully functioning global enterprise. The goal of the accounting simulation is to help students grasp how the  various decisions of growing a business impact the different line items of a financial statement. The Introduction to Accounting… Read More »