Who We Are

Since 1994, we have specialized in business acumen training to develop a business-savvy, mission-focused workforce. With an alumni population of almost 2 million participants, our unique and innovative business acumen learning solutions have reached leaders and team members around the world and across every industry.

Our client list features notable Fortune® 500 and 1000 companies and long-established government agencies. Many of these organizations have documented measurable improvements that are directly attributable to our work together.

What We Do

Using immersive classroom-based simulations, developed with gaming elements that drive participants to understand sophisticated business concepts, leadership skills, and financial terms in an exciting and unforgettable way.

Our flagship business acumen solution, Zodiak®: The Game of Business Finance and Strategy, has brand recognition around the world and has been translated in 12 languages.

How We Do It

Discovery learning is an approach that guides learners towards discovering new ideas, understanding new concepts and creating new models of thinking and behavior. Using stories, visuals, small-team exercises, simulations, gaming techniques, maps and models, participants are immersed in a thought provoking and mentally stimulating environment. By placing learners in the driver’s seat, they’re accountable for their actions and can see the business and financial impacts of their decisions.

A customized, business acumen solution will look and feel like a seamless part of your organization. Whether it’s for new employees, frontline leaders, senior managers or sales professionals, each client’s solution will be customized to focus on the messages and metrics that matter most.

Our fine-tuned, collaborative development process focuses on delivering your program objectives to your target audience. Instructional designers, graphic artists, writers and subject matter experts work with clients to produce a polished solution.


Training Industry 2018 - Top Company Gamification
Training Industry 2017 - Top 20 Company Gamification
Training Industry 2016 - Top Company Gamification
Training Industry 2015 - Top Company Gamification
Brandon Hall - Bronze Excellence in Talent Acquisition
Brandon Hall - Best Advance in Onboarding Technology
Marcom - Gold Winner
W3 Awards - Silver Winner
Leadership 500 - Excellence Awards 2015