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MVP of the Week 2015: Introducing the oh-so-delicious… Strawberry Ninja!

Hailing from NUS with his strawberry-shaped head and insane tech skills is Oswell! You can find him typing away in his hacker-language at his desk. If not, he’ll be reading books and manga, or playing table tennis and basketball. Oswell is with Gametize on a 6-months internship, though we wish we could keep him for …

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MVP Of The Week 2015: The sharp and deadly… Ninja Philosopher!

From a land where numbers and words collide, Wena is stuck in the middle: She’s mastered both. Wena was born in The English Language tribe. Words were her true love. Nouns, verbs, and adjectives were her siblings whom she tossed around and played with growing up. Together, they constructed beautifully complete sentences that would make …

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What has Gamification got to do with Politics?

Gamification – the concept of incorporating game-design elements into distribution channels or activities to drive engagement – has been adopted in recruitment, marketing, learning and development, and even HR practices. Politics is also no stranger to the concept, as gamification has been predominant for driving advocacy and engagement…but let us first begin with the basics. …

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3 Simple steps to drive motivation

Motivation is a fundamental factor of engagement and in turn, successful gamification. Previously we have briefly discussed and compared the various motivational theories out there. For this article, we will be zooming in on Daniel Pink’s theory on motivation. According to Pink, there are three intrinsically motivating factors: purpose, mastery and autonomy. Let’s take a look at how …

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Gamifying the internship application process

Let’s face it – whether you’re applying for internships or recruiting interns for your company, the process can be tedious, boring or downright inefficient. Presenting Gametize’s very own Internship Challenge! Like any internship application, interns-to-be are given the opportunity to market their skills and knowledge, seeking a right match with Gametize. With Gametize’s Internship Challenge …

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