Mastering Digitalization with TOPSIM – Scale Up

Due to the increasing effects of globalization and digitalization, companies are facing new challenges. Especially established companies with many years of experience have to rethink their strategic planning and develop new business models. The beta version of our new strategic business simulation TOPSIM – Scale Up is available for testing in the TOPSIM – Cloud from May 11th until the end of July 2020.

What is TOPSIM – Scale Up about?

In the business simulation TOPSIM – Scale Up the participants act as managers of a former manufacturer of scooters. Due to the increasing influence of globalization and digitalization, they must develop a sustainable business model for new electric scooters. The previously successful business strategy must be revised accordingly and at the same time the production and sale of electric scooters must be implemented. In the business simulation, the participants learn to deal with disruptions and volatility in the market, complex decision-making situations and to scale a new business model.

What is the best way to apply TOPSIM – Scale Up be?

The business simulation is intentionally kept short with 6 periods and has a strategic focus. In TOPSIM – Scale Up the participants have to react in the best possible way to fast changes and large dynamics on the market.

The simulation is therefore particularly suitable for Master’s or advanced Bachelor’s degree courses in the field of economics. In addition, TOPSIM – Scale Up can also be used effectively for (junior) managers, trainees and employees from all areas of the company.

Which learning goals are included in TOPSIM – Scale Up?

The business simulation is used to train general knowledge of business administration and corporate management:

TOPSIM – Scale Up Topics Covered

Would you like to learn more about TOPSIM – Scale Up? You can download the short description of the business simulation as a PDF here. Contact us for an opportunity to test the business simulation in your seminar for free!

Classroom Seminar with TOPSIM – Manufacturing Management at HFWI

Classroom Seminar with TOPSIM – Manufacturing Management at HFWI

At the KV Luzern University of Cooperative Education those who already have an education in business administration or computer science can attend the HFWI. 22 students participated in a classroom seminar with TOPSIM – Manufacturing Management. The simulation had an excellent learning effect, as it was a good mix of challenge and game.

Hacemos negocio – International Seminar with TOPSIM at DHBW Stuttgart

Hacemos negocio – International Seminar with TOPSIM at DHBW Stuttgart

Studying international business usually means gaining experience abroad. Unfortunately, Covid 19 changed the plans for the students at DHBW Stuttgart and their trip abroad in the fourth semester was cancelled. For this reason, the Center for Management Simulations organized a substitute for the international exchange and found it in a simulation-based seminar together with the Escuela Universitaria de Ingeniería Dual in northern Spain.