elero GmbH is a leading global brand in the field of drives and controls for intelligent and sustainable building automation and industrial applications. In order to meet the company’s own quality standards and the needs of its customers, elero places particular value to the the employees’ development. Following the motto “GROW – networking and growing for a successful future”, 15 elero talents met in October 2020 for the 2nd GROW event in Ulm to learn with and from each other with the help of a TOPSIM – Business Simulation.
We are excited to share the latest TOPSIM developments with you: Our new strategy simulation TOPSIM – Scale Up 1.0 can now be played in the TOPSIM – Cloud. We have also prepared some updates and improvements in the TOPSIM – Cloud for you.
Due to their high flexibility, online business simulations are a great asset for digitalisation in teaching. The Linz International Business School used TOPSIM – easyManagement in its graduating class, in the course Marketing and Controlling, and got consistently positive feedback from the participants!
For more than 10 years, the non-profit Convention of National Associations of Electrical Engineers of Europe (EUREL) has organized a Management Cup, in which electrical engineering students from different European countries come together. The goal is to become the winning company in the business simulation. Heinz Joachim Fischer, one of the organizers of the International Management Cup, reports in this article about the online competition in COVID-19 times.
Klaus Walter uses various business simulations from TOPSIM for his courses at Griffith College. Established in 1974, Griffith College is one of Ireland’s largest independent third level institutions with 7,000 students and offers a variety of programmes, from Business and Law to Design, Media Studies and Pharmacy – and many more. In this article, we show how both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes integrate simulations and how students benefit from this experience.