Category Archives: Student Features

Students having fun with Marketplace Live business simulations.

Conscious Capitalism Rules the Day in India at AIMS’s 30th Annual Management Education Convention

The results are in for the first Conscious Capitalism Competition sponsored by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) at their 30th Annual Management Education Convention. The competition was in collaboration with the Academy of Indian Marketing and NJOY Learning Processes and featured the Conscious Capitalism simulator by Marketplace Simulations. What is Conscious Capitalism? The Conscious Capitalism… Read More »

Providing a Level Playing Field for All: Part 3 of 3

Marketplace Simulations is committed to doing its part to ensure accessibility and equality for all students. The fact that this promotes good usability design in general is just the icing on the cake. Student Accessibility Improvements Game features are fully usable with only a computer keyboard. This especially benefits students who use screen reader software… Read More »

Spring Logo Design Competition

  The Spring Logo Design Competition is now live on the Marketplace Live Facebook. This competition is open for all current students using Marketplace or Marketplace Live. It is a fun way to get your students thinking creatively. Here is everything you need to know: THE ASSIGNMENT Ask students to create a company logo for… Read More »

Logo Design Competition Results

  For three weeks in November we held the Logo Design Competition through the Marketplace® Live Facebook page. From November 4th through the 15th students were encouraged to design an original logo for their company within the simulation. They could then upload these logos to the Facebook page to be on display and to be… 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 »

Facebook Team Photo Contest Winners Announced

We would like to say a special thank you to the twenty teams that entered our first Facebook Photo Contest. Students from The University of Tennessee, Carson Newman College, and Western Illinois University submitted innovative photographs of their teams. These photos exhibited the students’ team spirit and “company” pride. Once all of the photos were… Read More »

Student Contest: Future Business Leaders Photo Contest

  Think your group was best dressed? Maybe worst dressed? Did you all wear matching cartoon ties? We love students’ enthusiasm, and we want to reward them for it! Have your students post their most unique team photos to our Facebook wall by April 20. Voting will take place April 21 through 27. The top 10 photos… Read More »