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The Best Teams Hold Themselves Accountable

Want to create a high performance team? Want to limit the amount of time you spend settling squabbles between team members? It turns out those two issues are closely related: Our research shows that on top performing teams peers immediately and respectfully confront one another when problems arise. …

Signs You’re Being Passive-Aggressive

When was the last time you did any of the following at work?<p>You didn’t share your honest view on a topic, even when asked.<br>• You got upset with someone, but didn’t let them know why.<br>• You procrastinated on completing a deliverable primarily because you just didn’t see the value in it.<br>• You praised someone …

How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

The Right Way to Present Your Business Case

You’ve already put a great deal of work into preparing a solid business case for your project or idea. But when it comes to the critical presentation phase, how do you earn the support of decision makers in the room? How do you present your case so that it’s clear and straightforward while also …

Business Skill Gamification: Successes Enable Innovation and Greater Engagement

Business gamification — engaging employees in a way such that they learn or perform their jobs by playing games. The idea is to turn a job into a …

Gamification

The Gamification User Types Hexad Scale

<i>Written by</i> <i>Gustavo Tondello</i> <i>of the</i> <i>HCI Games Group</i><i>. Infographics by</i> <i>Marim Ganaba</i><i>.</i><p>Several studies have indicated the need for personalising gamified …

CLEVER: Gamification and Enterprise Knowledge Learning

<i>Written by</i> <i>Dominic Elm</i><i>,</i> <i>Dennis Kappen</i><i>,</i> <i>Gustavo Tondello</i><i>, and</i> <i>Lennart Nacke</i> <i>of the</i> <i>HCI Games Group</i><i>.</i><p>Knowledge management (KM) represents the process of …

Gamification for the Enterprise

In my first blog post on “The new wave of Gamification” I gave an introduction on how gamification can be used to engage customers or employees using …

Employment

How 'Gamification' Can Improve Family Education and Engagement

Julie Andrews, playing the title role in the film <i>Mary Poppins</i>, sang: <i>“In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun</i> …

Gamification

How to use gamification to improve employee engagement

Engagement isn't something you only need to worry about during an employee's onboarding process, says Tom Gimbel, founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, …

Gamification Is the New Norm for Employee Engagement

Engaging your workforce at every stage, right from on-boarding to maturity, is critical to keeping the workforce happy and productive. It is common …

5 Pitfalls of Gamification That Every Course Author Should Know About

Don’t let These Gamification Missteps Undermine Your Efforts to Make Your Course More Engaging We all were children. This means that we all played …

Gamification

Education Gamification Markets Expected to Grow Globally

Technavio sees across-the-board growth in general gamification markets.<p>While many within the game-based learning sphere continue to look askance at …

100+ Ways to Promote Your Content

Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an established content marketer, you will always have to be creative about the way you promote your …