Attract students to your class with our exciting new simulation, Virtual Business - Sports and Entertainment 2.0. This highly visual computer simulation of a sports and entertainment venue lets students handle promotion, ticket pricing, stadium operations and staffing, sponsors, concessions, concert booking and promotion, and more.
In this trial assignment you will explore staffing at a stadium. Please review the Student Pre-Reading before starting the assignment. Start Demo
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NEW IN 2.0
All new graphics, new lessons including Booking Entertainment, Promoting and Managing Entertainment, and Concessions, new views including a concession stand and concert view, over 100 pages of content, online assessment and auto-grading, 100% online delivery, PC and Mac compatible, iPad and tablet compatible, and more.
Lesson Plans and Learning Objectives
Students can now research and book concerts to increase their stadium's revenue. Students will negotiate with bands, set ticket prices, promote concerts, manage day of show operations, and examine expense reports. The new concessions view lets students open concession stands, pick products to sell, set prices and inventory levels, hire staff, and more.
Virtual Business - Sports and Entertainment 2.0 is 100% Web-based; no software installation required. Hi-speed Internet access required. Compatible with Mac and Windows systems.
Virtual Business Sports 2.0 requires one of the following browsers: Internet Explorer 9* or higher, Mozilla Firefox 5 or higher, Google Chrome 9 or higher, Safari 5 or higher. It is advised to use the latest available version of each browser.
Virtual Business Sports 2.0 can be run on any operating system supporting one of the above browsers. These include but are not limited to Windows*, Mac OSX, and iOS for iPad . Virtual Business Sports 2.0 requires Adobe Reader.
The following hardware is recommended:
1GHz or faster CPU
512MB or greater RAM
*Windows XP users cannot use Internet Explorer 8. Windows XP users should use Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari.
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