Gamification in the Workplace – Episode 8 Follow-up

I think @SummerTeachin will be pleased. Work meeting on how to encourage engagement at an upcoming event. I pipe up: let's try gamification! — AJ Macpherson (@aj_mac_pherson) December 15, 2016 Within minutes of the above tweet to my teaching account being posted, a conversation ensued that had given me extra motivation to focus this blog…

Building Habits; Killing Dragons – Episode 6

‘What did you get up to on the weekend?’ ‘Dragged myself into work. You?’ ‘Killed a dragon.’ We highlighted way back in Episode 1 that the crisis (or crises) of engagement in education, politics, and so many other industry contexts is pervasive. In an attention and time poor society, people don’t need to hunt for…

Gamifying Health and Fitness – Episode 4

So, it’s taken six weeks but we’ve finally introduced ourselves! The opening episodes focused on ‘our gamified world’ in a very specific sense – that is, the ways in which Danielle and Adam have applied gamification in their own work. From this point forward, that world will be expanded and you’ll see that our take…