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Gameover for Gamification?

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On September 2011, Kathy Sierra, game developer and co-author of the Head First Series had left a comment on Toby Beresford’s blogpost about the question whether Bartle’s Gamer Types are applicable for enterprise… Continue reading

The Psychology of Games

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I have talked a lot about Gamification and referred to many aspects of game thinking that are used to make a system work like a game. But what are the psychological explanations and… Continue reading

Defining SMART goals

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“If you don’t know where you are going, every road will get you nowhere.” Henry A. Kissinger One of my most life changing experiences was when I was taught to define the goals… Continue reading

What can Teachers learn from Games?

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The Gamified Classroom Jane McGonical, Game Designer, author and thought leader for Gamification proposed during her Ted Talk in 2010 that “Gaming can make a better world”. I want to raise a question,… Continue reading

Gamification

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Do you make sure to buy at one specific store only because they offer you discount the more often you buy something? Do you collect points at the Gas Station with every liter… Continue reading

When the Military and Videogame Developers collide.

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Fire in the Hole! Last week, seven Seals of the US Navy, of whom one was partially involved in the assassination of Osama Bin Laden, have stepped on an anti-personnel mine as they… Continue reading

Working in the Videogames Industry

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Did you know what you wanted to do when you left high school? I mean, do you really know what you are going to do with your Bachelor? Do you have a goal… Continue reading

Welcome to Instrumentality

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From the 14th of November, we are going to present and discuss current, relevant and interesting topics that stir the businessworld. We have the ambition to create comprehensible, educative and visually appealing posts… Continue reading