HOTS is an online business simulation that requires students to run a hotel. The simulation has a wide range of features that include strategy, human resources, marketing, finance, operations and sustainability. HOTS can be tailored by the lecturer or instructor to suit any level of study by altering the parameters of the simulation. HOTS is ideal for introducing students to long term business strategies and scenario planning. The simulations's parameters can be set to present a wide range of economic, social and environmental problems for students to solve.