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A Company Copes With Backlash Against the Raise That Roared

There are times when Dan Price feels as if he stumbled into the middle of the street with a flag and found himself at the head of a parade. Three months ago, Mr. Price, 31, announced he was setting a new minimum salary of $70,000 at his Seattle credit card processing firm, Gravity Payments, and […]

The Secret to Being a Better Leader Is Telling Great Stories—Here’s How to Start

When we analyze the people who have inspired us to think differently and take action—from marching on Washington to buying the first iPhone—we usually end up circling the same question: What makes great leaders? Is it their expertise? Their personality? Their intelligence? Their likeableness? How they look? While it’s usually a combination of many things, […]

Libsyn

This week my guest is David Mullich, a video game producer and designer, and our topic is – Gamification and Learning Today David and I will explore gamification from the perspective of an experienced video game designer who uses gamification in the classroom to teach game design to students. How traditional video game designers view […]

How This Startup Is Helping Restaurants Be More Efficient About Delivery

This story first appeared in the August issue of Entrepreneur. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe. Door-to-door delivery is a service plagued by a lack of reliability and consistency. “It is something that’s way harder than it actually looks,” says Tony Xu, co-founder and CEO of Palo Alto, Calif.-based DoorDash, which has created […]

Gamification Ate My PowerPoint –

At some point in your career, your brain probably experienced death by PowerPoint. I’m sure you know what I mean, but here is the official definition: A state of boredom and fatigue induced by information overload It’s a tragedy that strikes workforces every day, and this is its most common cause: an hour-plus monologue or […]

7 Tenets of Creative Thinking –

In school, we learn about geniuses and their ideas, but how did they get those ideas? What are the mental processes, attitudes, work habits, behaviors, and beliefs that enable creative geniuses to view the same things as the rest of us, yet see something different? The following are seven principles that I’ve learned during my […]

Keeping the Right People

Home » Resource Centre » HR Toolkit » Keeping the Right People » Employee Engagement & Retention Employee Engagement & Retention Employee engagement illustrates the commitment and energy that employees bring to work and is a key indicator of their involvement and dedication to the organization. Employees who are engaged are more productive, content and […]

Kevin Werback about “Learning from Games for Gamified Learning” at #GWC14

Loading… Loading… Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Loading… Loading… Rating is available when the video has been rented. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. Published on 28 Jul 2015 Kevin Werbach is one of the most well-known personalities of the Gamification Community due to his famous Coursera […]

Publishing 3.0: Is Steam Early Access really a game changer?

Mastertronic’s Andy Payne quizzes indie developers about their experiences with Valve’s experimental platform Just over two years ago, Valve launched an initiative aimed to help developers reach out to the huge Steam community whilst they were developing their game and seek support and feedback. This was system was called Steam Early Access. To some, it […]