Developing Business Acumen with SimVenture Evolution
Advance your business skills with our online business simulation game.
SimVenture Evolution is an online business simulation that supports learners to develop business acumen and enhance their employability skills. The main areas of business covered within the simulation are: Sales & Marketing, Finance, Research & Development, Operations, and Organisation.
To help learners get to know the basics of the simulation a range of resources are available. Walk-through videos and activities are embedded within the business simulation to help users navigate the software simply. We also have a range of YouTube videos to help learners get to know the simulation.
By managing a virtual company within SimVenture Evolution, learners can develop a range of highly sought after business skills including:
- Team working
- Problem solving
- IT skills
- Business and customer awareness
- Positive attitude
Learners can reflect on the skills they have developed whilst playing the business simulation, adding valuable evidence to their CV. Ask our Learning & Development Managers about how to incorporate employability skills into your training programme.
A serious business game offering different ways to learn
SimVenture Evolution has a wide range of scenarios suitable for beginners and seasoned professionals.
Our scenarios place individuals or groups in charge of a company within a simulated market. Learners can start and grow different sizes of business including using our SEED, START-UP AND GROWTH Scenarios:
How you can play our serious business game to build business acumen
Our business simulation software can be played by individuals or teams. People can compete or collaborate.
Parallel Competitions place any number of teams in identical starting positions, from which they work to achieve the best outcome.
By using the Leaderboard within the simulation, learners can see how their virtual business is performing in comparison to their peers.
Another great competitive challenge included in the online business simulation are the special ‘Head-to-Head’ scenarios. In these scenarios, up to 6 simulated companies can compete directly against each other within the same virtual market.
Our clients use SimVenture Evolution in several ways, from short introductory sessions of 2 hours to courses lasting several months.
SimVenture Evolution is used frequently as a bootcamp learning experience over one day or a weekend. Bootcamps are learning programs which are designed for short, intense, accelerated training sessions.
We are happy to share with you how our clients have used our business simulation in different contexts, just ask us.
Learn by doing: Building your business acumen
There are a range of activity formats available to promote a learning by doing approach including:
To support these formats there are over 120 one-page case studies freely available to SimVenture Evolution clients.