Strategic ManagementCourse Products
The McGraw Hill Strategic Management Difference
Easily Identify Knowledge Gaps
SmartBook 2.0 provides a secure space for learning that balances intentional rigor with the freedom to make mistakes. This is an environment that develops self-awareness through meaningful, immediate feedback that improves student success.
Motivate and build student confidence with the power of SmartBook 2.0’s adaptive reading experience.
- Deliberate Practice creates a baseline of student knowledge and focuses their time on knowledge gaps.
- Spaced Practice keeps students focused by mixing related topics and reducing fatigue to improve retention.
- Metacognition helps students better understand what they know and what they don’t know.
Powerful reporting allows you to easily see class and student-levels assignment data, metacognition levels, and even the most challenging concepts. Guide your teaching and remediation to close student knowledge gaps by tailoring your lecture to your class needs and help students track their own learning.
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Easily Apply Application-Based Activities to Real World Scenarios
These highly interactive, automatically-graded exercises provide students a safe space to practice using problem-solving skills to apply their knowledge to realistic scenarios. Each scenario addresses key concepts and skills that students must use to work through and solve course specific problems, resulting in improved critical thinking and relevant workplace skills.
- These role playing/mini-simulations involve multiple decision-making paths -- a “Choose Your Own Adventure”-- and allow students to see the impact of their decisions immediately.
- There are objective questions, as well as branching and looping questions, where students can select optimal, sub-optimal, and incorrect responses.
- Each activity focuses on one topic and is intended to take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete.
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Easily Select From a Variety of Author Vetted Cases
In Strategy, we recognize there is a heavy emphasis on application via case analysis. We offer a wide range of cases in both length and assessment type: multiple choice, open ended, and case exercises. Our variety of author-written cases provide tight linkages between the chapter content and cases and come with high-quality case teaching notes.
We also have third-party partnerships with premier case providers such as Harvard, Darden, Ivey, Sloan, and others via Create®, McGraw Hill’s Custom Program. Explore Create
Easily Incorporate Premier Simulations
McGraw Hill has partnered with the premier simulations in the industry including The Business Strategy Game (BSG), GLO-BUS, and Capsim’s Capstone Simulation.
Both BSG & GLO-BUS empower students to design a strategy aimed at winning a competitive advantage for their company in head-to-head competition against companies run by their classmates. Both simulations are global in nature and have conceptually strong Assurance of Learning Reports that can be used to support accreditation by such bodies such as the AACSB and ACBSP.
BSG & GLO-BUS overview
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Capstone is a business strategy simulation that challenges students to apply key strategic management concepts to real-world decision-making. Participants take over a multi-million -dollar company that manufactures sensor devices in phones, vehicles, and much more. Learn more about Capsim
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McGraw Hill Connect® for Strategic Management
Connect is a highly reliable, easy-to-use homework and learning management solution that embeds learning science and award-winning adaptive tools to improve student results. Each asset in Connect is designed to address pressing course challenges, like student preparedness, engagement, and developing higher-order critical thinking skills. No matter how your course is designed, we have a solution that's got you covered.
SmartBook® 2.0 is an adaptive learning solution that provides personalized learning to individual student needs, continually adapting to pinpoint knowledge gaps and focus learning on concepts requiring additional study.
These highly interactive, automatically graded exercises provide students a safe space to practice using problem-solving skills to apply their knowledge to realistic scenarios. Students take on specific roles to complete management-related tasks within a real-world content. Students are challenged to apply concepts and make data-informed decisions to think critically using their problem-solving skills. These tasks often involve multiple decision-making paths, and students can see the impact of their decisions immediately with feedback given throughout. They are intended to take 10-15 minutes.
Our new Writing Assignment tool delivers a learning experience that improves students’ written communication skills and conceptual understanding with every assignment. Instructors can assign a full range of manually-scored and auto-scored writing assignments to students. Integrate writing skill development into your course with ease and help your students gain the critical writing skills they need for success now and beyond. Assign, monitor, mark, and provide feedback all in one place.
Whiteboard Animated Video Cases
Offer dynamic, student-centered introductions, illustrations, and animations that guide students through the basics of core theories and concepts to challenge students.
Case Analyses challenge students to analyze real-world business dilemmas by making sense out of the situation and deriving a plan of action. This immersive approach fosters students’ ability to think critically and be better prepared for the “real world.” All cases come with teaching notes.
BSG & GLO-BUS
Both BSG & GLO-BUS empower students to design a strategy aimed at winning a competitive advantage for their company in head-to-head competition against companies run by their classmates. In BSG, students run athletic footwear companies that produce and market both branded and private-label footwear. In GLO-BUS, students operate companies that design, assemble, and market wearable video cameras and sophisticated camera-equipped copter drones. Both simulations are global in nature and have conceptually-strong Assurance of Learning Reports that can be used to support accreditation by such bodies as the AACSB and ACBSP.
Capstone is a business strategy simulation that challenges students to apply key strategic management concepts to real-world decision-making. Participants take over a multi-million dollar company that manufactures sensors – devices found in phones, vehicles, and much more.
Create™ custom program
McGraw-Hill’s Create custom program allows instructors to select and arrange their own course materials adding chapters, cases, articles, readings and their own content. It offers the most extensive case collection and article database. World-class case providers: Harvard, Darden, Ivey, MIT Sloan, NACRA, etc. Click on products of interest: