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- Game-Based Learning in Technology Management Education: A Novel Business Simulation. Günther, M.; Kiesling, E.; Stummer, C. // International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning;2011, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p20
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- Computer Simulation: What's the Story? Kinghorn, Brent H. // American Journal of Management;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p22
Computer simulation appears often in management theory development. However, computer simulation poses unique difficulties for many researchers and practitioners to understand. The author suggests the utilization of qualitative foundations will illuminate this type of quantitative research....
- Simulation for Planning and Control. Norton, John H. // Management Review;Feb72, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p18
Discusses the use of simulation for management planning and control. Use of simulation capabilities to continually revise the validity of all information elements so that decisions can reflect up-to-date conditions; Reasons for computer simulation; Benefits of automated simulation; Elements,...
- The game of business. McCune, Jenny C. // Management Review;Feb98, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p56
Focuses on computer simulation programs used by managers to compete in an ever-changing business environment. Cost of the programs; How the computer games help various firm; Lessons learned from TeleSim, program for the telecommunication industry. INSET: Web resources.
- ON THE CONSTRUCTION OF A MULTI-STAGE, MULTI-PERSON BUSINESS GAME. Bellman, Richard; Clark, Charles E.; Malcolm, Donald G.; Craft, Clifford J.; Ricciardi, Franc M. // Operations Research;Aug57, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p469
The subject of this paper is a multi-stage, multi-person business game which will be used for executive training purposes by the American Management Association. A discussion of the basic philosophy of game play, and of the many analytical, computational, and conceptual difficulties encountered...
- CORRESPONDENCE. Bangley, David; Dean, Stewart; Johnson, Nick; Gat, Nahum; Kettler, Karl; Wilson, Brian // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/3/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 17, p10
Letters to the editor are presented in response to the article "Killing Ares Will Kill the Dream" published in the April 19, 2010 issue, "Economic Exercise," published in the April 12, 2010 issue and to the editorial "How the Little Guys Lose Out," published in the April 12, 2010 issue.
- Green Shoots and Lego-Bios. Brown, Arnold // Across the Board;May/Jun2002, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p69
Gives pieces of advice to companies about surviving in a massively changing economy. View on the specific types of organizations; Elements that are needed for a successful wireless-based business; Discussion on the need for renewed thinking about benefits and incentives in the workplace.
- Impacts of Project-Overload on Innovation inside Organizations: Agent-Based Modeling. Motamediyan Dehkordi, Farnaz; Thompson, Anthony; Larsson, Tobias // World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology;2012, Issue 71, p262
Market competition and a desire to gain advantages on globalized market, drives companies towards innovation efforts. Project overload is an unpleasant phenomenon, which is happening for employees inside those organizations trying to make the most efficient use of their resources to be...
- Designing Parametric Equations for Business Games. Greenlaw, Paul S. // Academy of Management Journal;Jun63, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p150
The article explores some approaches for designing parametric equations for computerized business gaming models. Details related to the problems associated with developing and quantifying the relationships which are to exist between participant decisions and operating results are presented. The...