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New Faces

  BRIAN STEVENS Originally from Streamwood, Illinois, Brian earned his BFA in Media Arts at the University of Tennessee. He is actively interested in art and animation and has done commission work utilizing his skills in a variety of 2D and 3D software. Working with Innovative Learning Solutions, Brian has learned web programming to make… Read More »

2014 Spring/Summer Conference Schedule

OBTC 2014 When: June 11-14, 2014 Where: Nashville, TN Who: OBTS for Management Educators The Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference (OBTC) is a teaching society of management educators who strive to enhance the quality and promote the importance of teaching and learning across management disciplines with a focus on the dynamics within and at the interface of… 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 »

Automated Grading Tool

There is an automated grading system available in Marketplace® Live Simulations. The new grading system computes a grade for each team and student at the end of the exercise. The grade reflects how well the team has performed on the cumulative balanced scorecard relative to the performance of the other teams in that game universe,… Read More »

Beginning of 2014 Conference Schedule

            USASBE 2014 When: January 9th – 12th, 2014 Where: Fort Worth, Texas Who: United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship The United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship® (USASBE) is the largest independent, professional, academic organization in the world dedicated to advancing the discipline of entrepreneurship. With… Read More »

Fall Train the Trainer Recap

The Fall 2013 TTT brought people to Knoxville, Tennessee from all over the world, including Korea, Egypt, the US, and Colombia. Participants were welcomed on Sunday, October 27th with a welcome dinner and volleyball game at the Marriott Hotel in Knoxville. The night brought a lot of excitement, including the presentation of a very special… 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 »

The 36th Marketplace Live Tournament

  Registration for the 36th Marketplace® Live Tournament is now open!   WHAT IS THE MARKETPLACE® LIVE TOURNAMENT? The Marketplace® Live Tournament provides participants with a realistic experience in managing an entire international firm. With a diverse mixture of teams from universities around the world, participants gain insight into the mindset and strategies of other… Read More »

Ryno Senior’s 10 Years with Innovative Learning Solutions

Innovative Learning Solutions is celebrating with long-time distributor and team member, Ryno Senior, as he recently reached an important milestone: his 10th year with the company. Ryno began working with ILS in what he described as a meaningful moment in his life. “I was still mourning my youngest son, who had passed away around that… Read More »