The International Corporate Management with Outsourcing simulation is designed for integrative business courses. It provides participants with a profound understanding of an entire business enterprise within a global market environment.
The decision content includes marketing, product development, traditional and web sales channels, human resource management, finance, accounting, manufacturing and quality management. The participants deal with changes in the economic and political situation, which are reflected in shifting demand and exchange rates between regions. They can also outsource some of their production to another firm or become a supplier for another firm. The game is set for 8 to 12 quarters or decision rounds, each taking 4 1/2 to 5 1/2 hours to complete.