GBSN Certified Inbox Simulations

In 2020, GBSN and Capsim teamed up to bring quality business learning experiences to the developing world through immersive inbox simulations, created by the GBSN community.

GBSN Certified Inbox Simulations have three core qualities:

  • High-quality experiential learning
  • Focused on underdeveloped communities 
  • Drive awareness to issues beyond profit
Ethics in International Mining (2020)
Authors
  • Takako Mino – Lecturer at Ashesi University
  • Jewel Thompson – Assistant Lecturer at Ashesi University
  • Jennifer Seely – Adjunct Lecturer at Ashesi University
 
Participant Role

Project Manager at a mining firm in Ghana.

 
Skills Assessed
  • Leadership
  • Ethical Decision-making
  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
 
Mercurtrade Cobalt (2020)
Authors
  • Dorothee Baumann-Pauly Professor at the University of Geneva
  • Michael Posner Professor at New York University
 
Participant Role

Head of Sustainability and Responsible Sourcing at a commodity trading company in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

 
Skills Assessed
  • Decision-Making
  • Leadership
  • Strategic Communication
 
Aeonton Pharmaceuticals (2020)
Authors
  • Josephine Djan Professor at Ashesi University
  • Esther Laryea Professor at Ashesi University
 
Participant Role

Business Development Manager at a pharmaceutical company in Ghana.

 
Skills Assessed
  • Communication
  • Global Strategy
  • Problem-Solving
  • Decision-Making
  • Data Analysis
 
Maquila Inc. (2020)
Authors
  • Joan Martinez Evora Lecturer at the University of Miami Herbert Business School
 
Participant Role

Production Manager at a factory in Honduras.

 
Skills Assessed
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Ethical Decision-Making
 
Production Management (2020)
Authors
  • Najam Anjum Professor at the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi
  • Kanza Sohail Professor at the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi
 
Participant Role

Production Manager at a mineral water brand in Pakistan.

 
Skills Assessed
  • Controlling
  • Leading
  • Coordination
  • Planning
 
DP Apparels (2020)
Authors
  • Divya Singhal Professor at the Goa Institute of Management
  • Padhmanabhan Vijayaraghavan – Professor at the Goa Institute of Management
 
Participant Role

Product Manager at a garment manufacturing company in India.

 
Skills Assessed
  • Initiative
  • Decision-Making
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Problem-Solving
 

How to create a GBSN Certified Inbox Simulation

Follow the three simple steps below to create a powerful learning experience that will help shape tomorrow's business leaders.
Create a CapsimInbox Authoring Account
Head over to authoring.capsim.com to sign up for your free CapsimInbox Authoring Platform account.
Review GBSN’s guidelines for creating a simulation
Inbox simulations must meet GBSN's guidelines to qualify for certification. View the guidelines here.
Submit your simulation for review by Capsim + GBSN
Send an email to authoring@capsim.com with the name of your simulation and the email associated with your CapsimInbox Authoring Platform account.