Webinar Programme

The webinar programme is designed to bring together current users, new users and potential users of our simulations to share experience and best practice in using our simulations to develop key business skills.

Universities Business Challenge – Undergraduate – 2021-22

Inter-university challenge designed to develop employability skills

Date & time:

21 October 2021

Duration:

45 minutes

This webinar is designed for Educators, Employability / Careers teams who are registering teams on the UBC UG for the first time or those who feel in need of a refresher on how the UBC learning objectives and processes.

  • Why do the UBC?
  • Marketing to students
  • Best practice in running the UBC at your university
  • Resources and support for educators and careers teams

Deborah Cardwell, Director of Programme Design, Learning Dynamics/ UBC Worldwide

Exploring Enterprise Experience simulation

Experience starting your own enterprise

Date & time:

26 October 2021

Duration:

45 minutes

This webinar is designed for Educators, Enterprise and Careers teams who are interested in knowing more about how universities are using the Exploring Enterprise Experience simulation for their Undergraduate and Postgraduate students.

How the Exploring Enterprise Experience simulation enables students to:

  • formulate ideas for their own enterprise
  • develop a business model that works
  • join a team responsible for running a start-up enterprise
  • develop the ability to pitch for investment for their start-up enterprise

Karen Kufuor, University of Westminster

Deborah Cardwell, Director of Programme Design, Learning Dynamics

Mergers & Acquisitions Experience Simulation

Plan and practice corporate M&A strategies

Date & time:

17 November 2021

Duration:

45 minutes

Designed for Educators delivering MBA and Exec MBA programmes and facilitators of executive education programmes.

How the Mergers & Acquisitions Experience simulation enables students to:

  • Importance of M&A in today’s business environment
  • Structure of the M&A simulation
  • Learning objectives & outcomes
  • Sharing best practice in delivery

Clive Kerridge, Aston University

Eric Chan, Regents University London

Deborah Cardwell, Director of Programme Design, Learning Dynamics

UBC Global Masters Postgraduate Challenge 2022 Edition

Helping postgrads achieve their personal best career aspirations

Date & time:

24 November 2021

Duration:

45 minutes

This webinar is an introduction to the UBC Global Masters which is designed to enhance the employability of MBAs, other Master’s students and PhDs.

How the UBC Global Masters Postgraduate Challenge competition enables students to:

  • Achieve their personal best career objectives
  • Best practice in recruiting students to the challenge
  • Postgraduate level content
  • Setting personal development objectives

Nick Drape, University of Liverpool

Clive Kerridge, Aston University

Deborah Cardwell, Director of Programme Design, Learning Dynamics

Project Management Experience simulation

Essential practice & process for delivering successful projects

Date & time:

TBA

Duration:

45 minutes

This webinar is for Educators, Employability and Careers teams responsible for developing the employability skills of students.

How the Project Management Experience simulation enables students to understand:

  • Project Management as an employability skill
  • 4 phases of the Project Management simulation
  • Sharing best practice in delivery
  • Application of learning

Caroline Smith, University of Dundee

Deborah Cardwell, Director of Programme Design, Learning Dynamics