Tagged: engagement

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Fun and Gamification?

Often when people talk about gamification, they speak about adding fun to everyday work related tasks. The whole Mary Poppins “A Spoonful of Sugar” analogy pops up regularly.  Anyone who has stuck with this blog...

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Mary Poppins was full of crap

Ok, this has been bugging me for years. In Gamification, there are many things you hear again and again. It’s not about games, points are bad, intrinsic motivation is king. There are more, but...

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Game Mechanics in Gamification

This is a long post for me, so get a cup of tea now! One of the main things that I have found whilst research and writing about Gamification, is that the terms and...