In For the Win, Kevin Werbach and Dan Hunter argue persuasively that game- makers need not be the only ones benefiting from game design. Werbach and. Read “For the Win How Game Thinking Can Revolutionize Your Business” by Kevin Werbach with Rakuten Kobo. Take your business to the next level-for the. For the Win by Kevin Werbach, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Game Changer Six Steps to Gamification. For The Win is a must read for anyone interested in the emerging field of Gamification.

For the Win : How Game Thinking Can Revolutionize Your Business

Alongside example success stories, there are reports of systems which didn’t meet their aims whether through bad design or bad timing. Would webach like us to take another look at this review? In this illuminating guide, Werbach and Hunter reveal how rhe thinking can yield winning solutions to real-world business problems.

Applications gamification has become trendy in the last few years. Keep score; determine the win state, connection to progression, provide feedback, and provides data for the game designer.

She turned her recovery process into a resilience-building werrbach. They really give you a lot of ideas about how to apply gamification to the workplace. Giving players choices and a range of experiences as they progress feeds the desire for autonomy and agency.

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Somehow, the authors of this book make enjoyable the reading of a comprehensive treatise on gamification. Brian Burke Narrated by: Dec 25, John Stepper rated it really liked it. I received a complimentary copy of this book foor exchange for an honest review. The book will arm you with the right questions for your due diligence in choosing a partner or vendor for gamification, motivation, incentive, and loyalty marketing programs.

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Do yourself a favor and read this deep yet practical guide before your competitors do. All in all a quick read and a decent introduction to many facets of gamification, but if you have the opportunity to take an online course with Professor Werbach, that’s the way to go. Design Thinking in Business and IT: In the 21st century, business must shift from push to pull to get the best out of their employees and to entice their customers.

Great book to start with Gamification at your company! Kevni found that the main strength of this book to be its quality of writing, which combines ingeniously the academic treatment of the topic thorough, analytic, prescriptive with the kevjn light flavor of the topics. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Dec 30, Robert rated it liked fod Shelves: Mar 05, Patrik rated it really liked tor Shelves: The advice is about as vague as: Several studies have shown that leaderboard alone in business environment usually reduce performance.

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Game designers should, for instance, try to decouple these ideas from the game. Now I have strong general understanding on the topic. Gamification is not about putting werbacb or badges into a system. The careful and skillful construction of these games is built on decades of research into human motivation and psychology: However, the whole thing remains a little bit werbacch. However, without a background in psychology it’s hard to imaging a successful implementation of a gamification program based solely on a reading of this book.


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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. This book is about how to implement gamification to one’s business systems.

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Dan Hunter is an expert in internet law, intellectual property, and the application of games to public policy arenas. He is also an adjunct associate professor of legal studies at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Tales from the Couch. This book brilliantly explains how to design and use gamification techniques to that end. Account Options Sign in.

You’ve successfully reported this review. There are three stages in activity cycle: For underemployed and unemployed Americans to work to provide relatively cheap, good customer service. In the 21st century, business must shift from push to pull to get the best out of their employees and to entice their customers. It’s not just cheerleading for gamification.