Strategies for Implementing Gamification in Your Training

Your Training Edge

Massive open online courses (MOOCs) and gamification hit the corporate training world at roughly the same time. MOOCs started to make their way into the mainstream in 2012, and while the idea of gamification has been around for more than a century , and the value of games in learning has been recognized for several decades, it is only recent advances in technology that have made both MOOCs and gamification viable training options. The future of gamification in training.

Gamification in ACTION

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ By no means are the concepts of game and gamification universally accepted as valid learning strategies, so we have some work to do in terms of educating more learning and development professionals of the value of these tools.”- What is the present state of gamification?

Strategies for Implementing Gamification in Your Training MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Massive open online courses (MOOCs) and gamification hit the corporate training world at roughly the same time. Gamification has been a growing trend in organizations over the past few years. But ultimately, what it all comes down to is that gamification works by making training fun.

More Than Just Fun & Games: How Gamification Works

eLearning Brothers

Gamification has been a buzzword for some time now and it’s not going away anytime soon. In fact, we’re seeing gamification pop up in even more, incredibly relevant, training areas. Another unexpected area where gamification excels?

Agile Microlearning Explained

Personalized training is a powerful and effective approach that assesses an individual’s. organizations—even though it was much more effective than. techniques, deliver an extremely effective adaptive microlearning solution. for a password to be secure? most secure?

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Kapp Notes

Here are some resources related to my topic of About Games, Gamification and Learning: Insights from Research. CODE for 30% off of “The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Fieldbook” is WLY14. What is Gamification? Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning.

Will VR Merge Story With Real Life For More Effective Gamification In E-Learning?

Frooxl

Narrative has long been used in e-learning, but the continual development of virtual reality is opening up new opportunities to make gamification more effective. VR lends itself particularly well to ‘narrative’ elements of gamification.

The Benefits of Gamification for Online Training

Growth Engineering

Gamification is when gaming mechanics are used to enhance traditionally non gaming environments. Today, car insurance companies use gamification to stop speeding. Even health services use gamification to encourage healthy eating. Engagement Gamification learner engagement

Learning Pool named in esteemed ‘Top Performing eLearning Gamification Companies’ list 2019

Learning Pool

Leading online learning provider, Learning Pool, has received recognition for providing Gamification excellence to their customers, securing a spot in the “Top 20 Gamification Providers List”, developed by Christopher Pappas and eLearning Industry. Learning Pool is fourth on the list for their ability to design and build unique and effective learning games that drive learner motivation and engagement. Niche specialization on gamification.

Gamification, Rapid Search, Scalability, Personalized Learning & More: Key Features Supported by Video-based Learning Management Systems

G-Cube

Using a modern e-learning platform and adopting an effective video strategy, individuals can learn at their own pace of time and location. By improving global scalability, video communication is becoming more effective than ever. More secure platform.

4 Examples of Gamification in Different Areas of Corporate Training

Coreaxis

The gamification in corporate training, or the application of game-like elements, has not only gone mainstream at this point, it’s begun to mature. The goal of gamification (and what it’s incredibly effective for ) is increasing that worker engagement level. Here are 4 examples of how one can implement gamification into different areas of corporate training: 1. The use of gamification for onboarding is a great way to make a good first impression.

4 Examples of Gamification in Different Areas of Corporate Training

Coreaxis

The gamification in corporate training, or the application of game-like elements, has not only gone mainstream at this point, it’s begun to mature. The goal of gamification (and what it’s incredibly effective for ) is increasing that worker engagement level. Here are 4 examples of how one can implement gamification into different areas of corporate training: 1. The use of gamification for onboarding is a great way to make a good first impression.

Gamification: A Good Idea … Sometimes

Mindflash

Hence the frenzy for the idea of “gamification” over the past few years. However just because it’s in vogue right now, gamification can’t necessarily be applied to every company with equal impact. All Gamification Is Not Created Equal.

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3 Critical Questions To Ask A Learning Technology Vendor

Docebo

IT’s concerns lie within the technical infrastructure of the solution, including system maintenance, integrations, security, plus how it would cooperate with existing IT systems. How Does it Address Compliance and Security? Security policies. Security certifications.

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Gamification Techniques Transferring Over into Real Life- Life could be like a video game.

Your Training Edge

Although it’s scary to learn that three billion hours a week ( [link] ) are spent on playing games (mainly as a pastime) it also drives home my point of stating that simulations coupled with gamification techniques can be an extremely powerful tool and one that resonates with a wide audience. Not to name names here, but: Battlefield 3, Uncharted 3 and Mass Effect 3 are just to name a few. Even in our younger school years we are constantly faced with gamification-like aspects.

GE TV: Karl Kapp on Why Gamification Works

Growth Engineering

This week we’re joined by renowned gamification expert, consultant and professor, Karl Kapp. He’s also the author of a number of must-read books , including ‘The Gamification of Learning and Instruction’ and ‘Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning’.

Gamification: PlayA Game, Save the World

Vignettes Learning

Synthesis: Gamification is gaining ground in the nonprofit and social development sectors. They are able to connect with stakeholders by sending their message through gamification. Read gamification guidelines by clicking this link.

Five Reasons You Can’t Ignore Gamification

CLO Magazine

There may just be whispers about it in the workplace now, but if learning leaders haven’t heard much about gamification yet, they will soon. But gamification is more than newfangled training. Gamification improves knowledge. Gaming offers an immediate cause and effect.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

Kapp Notes

The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. Then on Friday Judy Unrein discussed how the book can benefit instructional designers and Rich Mesch made us all hungry when he reminded us that just like Chocofication (adding chocolate to everything) is not a good idea, neither is gamification of all content a good idea. Week One Recap.

Employee eLearning: Gamification, not games

Aptara

Employee eLearning: Gamification, not games. The role of gamification. The idea of gamification appears to be right there in the name - it makes learning a game. The source stated that "gamification involves using game thinking and mechanics in non-game contexts."

Technology-Enabled Learning: What Will 2015 Bring?

Your Training Edge

There are a variety of reasons for this, including a lack of awareness, uncertainty about how to do it, and concerns regarding security, control over the information employees are learning and sharing, and so on (I’ll be addressing these and other objections to MOOCs in a series starting soon).

5 Gamification Examples in Articulate Storyline That Will Blow Your Mind

CommLab India

I was going through a few online articles on gamification for research on my new course which is to be developed in Articulate Storyline. Here I’d like to share my favorite gamification examples created in Articulate Storyline.

6 Effective Ways To Increase Employee Productivity

eFront

Keep an eye on them, though, as this kind of motivation easily turn against your business by making employees uncooperative as each tries to secure the most work (and thus a bigger cut) for themselves. The post 6 Effective Ways To Increase Employee Productivity appeared first on eFront Blog.

5 Tips for Effective 3D Simulations

Designing Digitally

The integration of 3D simulation in gamification and employee training, or e-learning, is a brilliant concept, attracting immense popularity and implementation. 3D simulations can actively motivate your employees through one, exciting element – gamification.

Get Playful – Gamifying Your Next Training Course

Brella

There’s a reason why the most effective strategy for learning is through gameplay. What works is the gamification aspect: it keeps learners motivated. According to Gartner, 40% of top global organizations are using gamification as a primary tool to engage employees.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

The Learning Circuits

Week One Recap The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. Then on Friday Judy Unrein discussed how the book can benefit instructional designers and Rich Mesch made us all hungry when he reminded us that just like Chocofication (adding chocolate to everything) is not a good idea, neither is gamification of all content a good idea.

Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

Let’s see how Effectus helps in managing your training effectively. Effectus can store classroom training resources sand online learning assets in a single, centralized and secured location. Gamification and Engagement.

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Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

Kapp Notes

The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. Issues with Gamification and It’s Implications. In Defense of the Term Gamification.

Gamification vs Game-Based Training: Which is Right for You? [Part 2]

Lemonade

In the last post we covered when you should -- and shouldn’t -- use gamification for corporate training. Game-based training differs from gamification in that it features course content within a relevantly themed game. While highly effective, game-based training can also be expensive.

Your Team for the Win?

Litmos

We all like to believe that our firewalls are secure, our devices are encrypted, our staff is smart on social media, and are aware of the dangers of phishing emails , but even in a perfect world, something will slip through the cracks. Compliance Healthcare Security

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Gamification vs Game-Based Training: Which is Right for You? [Part 2]

Lemonade

In the last post we covered when you should — and shouldn’t — use gamification for corporate training. Game-based training differs from gamification in that it features course content within a relevantly themed game. While highly effective, game-based training can also be expensive.

How to Fireproof your elearning Journey in 2018

Your Training Edge

Few of the key trends that the market is witnessing include game-based learning, implementation of IT security and cloud-based solutions, rapid growth in online content & digitization, innovations in wearable technologies, enhanced use of cloud learning management systems (LMS) etc.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Follow Up

Web Courseworks

In this white paper, we discuss how physical simulators now have the ability to be connected to the internet, allowing them to be utilized more effectively in the CME space. Gamification – eLearning Learning covers the eight best practices for designing gamified eLearning experiences.

Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

This simulation training helps you learn about different money market instruments as well as fixed income securities. eLearning Featured Featured Posts Gamification Learning & Development Simulations simulations

Corporate Training Tech Developments You Need to Watch in 2019

CLO Magazine

They are also directly interacting with students via interfaces that include chat in order to collaborate more effectively. Gamification Fosters Interest and Measures Employee Readiness. A hands-on experience is one of the most effective ways to learn.