Gamification Theory

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Hacking Economics with Gamification

I am a third year undergraduate from Hillsdale College in the United States. After having seen Gametize’s full impact on its friends, clients, and partners, I’ve noticed that gamification is not just another useful marketing or employee training tool but rather something that can revolutionize the work place. Here is my economics prospective on why gamification will change the work place.

Gamification 102

Gamification 102 Gamification102class from Gametize So you’ve read what Gamification is all about. So why should you use it? What benefits does it provide? Gamification is able to engage and motivate your audience into learning behaviours, with a balance of intrinsic and extrinsic rewards, to make learning and other activities more enjoyable. Motivation is a …

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Gamification 103

Gamification 103 Gamification103class from Gametize Welcome to the 3rd and final part of the 3-part series on Gamification. In the previous parts, we explained what Gamification is and why you should use Gamification. In the final section, we will look at how you can effectively use Gamification.Gamification is a design-thinking focused process to engage and motivate your audience into learning …

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Millennials and Gamification: How to keep them engaged

Millennials and Gamification: How to keep them engaged The Millennial generation is a group of young adults who were born between 1980 and 2000. They are known to be idealistic and impulsive, but with a strong grasp on today’s technology. I myself, am a Millennial. At this point, it’s starting to feel like a self-fulfilling prophecy, …

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Gamification of Health

Gamification of Health Running is tough. Oops, I meant to say that it’s tough if you’re unmotivated and unfit, like me. With cases of diabetes, high blood pressure, and obesity on the rise in developing and developed countries, gamification companies have decided to take matters into their hands. ‘Nike Run,’ ‘Zombie, Run!’, ‘Sworkit,’ and ‘Superhero …

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Thoughts from a Millennial: Gamification of learning

Thoughts from a Millennial: Gamification of learning Gamification will probably sound like a foreign word to you, if you’ve never touched a gaming console in your life. Yet, gamification is pervasive, and lies right under most of our noses—‘our’ referring to our generation of millennials. “What? I don’t even game!” You might cry out in …

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Confessions of a Gametize Intern: The truth about gamification

Confessions of a Gametize Intern: The truth about gamification As a sixteen-year-old going on seventeen who hadn’t the first clue as to what gaming was about, you could say that when I first signed up to spend four weeks of my life at Gametize (a local startup that specializes in gamification), I was overwhelmed. Mainly, …

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