Strategic Innovation Back Bay M14828 Essays

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Strategic Innovation: Back Bay Battery
In this online simulation, students play the role of a business unit manager at Back Bay Battery Company who must balance a portfolio of R&D investment strategies (over 8 simulated years) across products in the portable power market.

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Strategic Innovation Simulation: Back Bay Battery
Approximate seat time: 90 minutes
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STUDENT DASHBOARD
Students prepare once (with how-to video, summary, and a foreground reading); and then each round of play requires students to analyze market information and make investment decisions over 8 simulated years.

ADMINISTRATION SCREEN
Strategic Innovation Simulation Back Bay Battery

Strategic Innovation Simulation Back Bay Battery

class summary

prepare

analyze total unit sales dashboard overview desired features decide potential customers

feature performance income statement sales variance Dashboard Overview - 2008
Market Sales

R&D Investment

Scenario Setup

Performance Requirements

Open simulation to students
Limit students to

Auto-generated Sales Estimates (basic)

no limit

In this setting, the simulation will determine the sales estimate based on last year’s sales. Users will not be held

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