This episode takes a step back from specific gamification solutions to discuss the bigger picture of this hot, but still-emerging trend.
Why are game-inspired tactics becoming popular to engage employees in employees in areas such as collaboration, wellness, and retirement planning? What are examples of complete solutions, small steps, and low-tech approaches? Gamification is just one of many available engagement strategies: how do you know when to use it?
Keas (complete solution)
JP Morgan (small steps)
DTE Energy Expedition (low-tech)
Resources Mentioned in This Episode
- Video: Foldit Co-creator Seth Cooper talks about the power of games to motivate action.
- Blog post by Yu-kai Chou: Top 10 Social Gamification Examples That Will Literally Save the World
- Video: 5 Gamification Levels of Engagement
- Blog post: 7 Tricks for Taming the Email Monster
- Podcast: GC16: Can Gamified Wellness Deliver a Winning ROI? | with Josh Stevens of Keas
- Podcast: GC01: 6 Steps to Effective Gamification | with Kevin Werbach
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