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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I found that the authors kept repeating ideas about locating meaningful ways of introducing game I may be biased against business oriented books. They really give you a lot of ideas about how to apply gamification to the workplace.

They use unconventional terminology arbitrarily, for example calling a persona “the avatar of a typical player” p. Return to Book Page. Here is some information I tried to extract from the book: Gamification is the most effective method of achieving these ends I’ve ever seen.

For The Win will also help you and your staff select a competent gamification and motivation partner.

What members say Average Customer Ratings Overall. It also gives a practical step by step implementation of gamification in any setting, this by itself is worth the buy. Looking forward to go a lot more in depth. So the book works fine as an introduction to the field, but is only that.


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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. This book is the key to reversing all the misconceptions you have and making learning fun again.

Ryder Carroll Narrated by: Jan 30, Graham Herrli rated it did not like it Shelves: It is the simplest and best presentation of using games I have seen. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

For the Win by Kevin Werbach

Mike Michalowicz Narrated by: Werbach and Hunter are lawyers and World of Warcraft players who created the world’s first course on gamification at the Wharton School. In renowned game designer Jane McGonigal suffered a severe concussion. Leaderboards need to be used with care. A well-designed game goes right to the motivational heart of the human psyche. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

For the Win by Kevin Werbach. Apr 29, Ivan Totev rated it it was amazing. I think that lean training teams need to focus on developing on-the-job competence and also to engage employees in informal learning activities before they spend time in games.

Levels and the accumulation of points can all be markers of competence or mastery. The ultimate guide to building an app-based business – now revised and updated. I can’t liste it!!!! May 22, Ashley rated it it was ok Shelves: Spend your tuppence on birdfood, and what have you got? Get access to the Member Wni Deal.


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As a motivation and behavior change consultant, I talk to a lot of people at big companies who want to increase engagement, learn through controlled experiments, and get measurable results. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. It reiterates again and again that PBL is not all that is there for gamification. For that audience it’s probably more like a star book. Researchers have found th This very concise book gives a quick but solid introduction to the world of gamification.

Please try again later. Apr 19, Barbara rated it really liked it. As a work about gamification today, this book is excellent; as a work about gamification tomorrow, it’s staggeringly excellent.