The business journals tell them what's going on and why... the game shows them how to put this knowledge to their advantage. Playing BUSINESS STRATEGY can be their short-cut to business success. BUSINESS STRATEGY shows them how... the game that exposes the business world for what it really is... a game of merciless wheeling and dealing... a game that parlays native shrewdness, common sense, and proper management principles into the most realistic game of its kind. To add color to the game, the Presidents may consider their corporations to be specific competing industries, such as automobile manufacturers in the four player game. Each Finished Inventory Unit would then represent a fleet of automobiles. In the expanded CLASSROOM game, each corporation could be given a fictitious name (or named after its President) and strive to reach the highest profit in the industry.
To be successful in BUSINESS STRATEGY you must analyze market conditions, take shrewd advantage of your competitors' circumstances, and prudently operate your factories and warehouses at peak efficiency.