Top 4 Characteristics of Successful Enterprise Gamification Deployments

Impressed by the caliber of Badgeville customers and the impact gamification has had on their business, I looked deeper into the reasons for their success.  While gamification has grown in adoption over the last 5 years, the successful gamification deployments at the Fortune 500 companies had a few things in common. They had a long-term…

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3 Success Stories in Gamification

There are so many aspects that go into planning a gamification program and it can be difficult to choose measurable goals that fit right for your business and align with your business goals.  How do you decide what is best, and where do you go from there? Having key metrics in place before deploying your…

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The Power of Self-Service Support: Save Money and Create Happier Customers

Why do we so often dread the interactions with customer support? If you’re having issues with a product or service, the last thing you want to do is call their support hotline. The ‘hold’ music is an annoyance and you have no idea how long you’ll have to wait. And what if it’s going to…

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Make a Game out of It

As Mary Poppins once said, “In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun, and snap! The job’s a game!” By taking that concept and applying it to the enterprise, you end up with enterprise gamification – using techniques from games to engage and motivate people in…

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Big Data in Gamification

Engagement is the one common component that needs to happen when it comes to work or playing a game. And as we transition into the age of full-blown digitalization, advanced technology and big data are being leveraged in the workplace to increase employee engagement through gamification. The emergence of big data and advanced technology make…

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The Gamification Expert Series

  Yesterday we kicked off our new summer webinar series featuring gamification expert speakers with real world expertise. Steve Sims, Badgeville’s Chief Design Officer and gamification veteran, introduced the series and described the state of enterprise gamification today. Steve also explained how and why gamification works to drive employee engagement and then went on to…

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Gamification: A Solution to Enterprises’ Engagement Problems

An article in PC world stated, “If 90 percent of the world’s workforce were suddenly struck with a debilitating illness that rendered them unable to perform to their fullest potential, it would be declared a global crisis.” Engaged workers are productive workers. This is where gamification comes in to help. Gamification is about taking game…

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The Best Mistake to Make

In a Fortune article Badgeville’s own Steve Sims writes about the best mistake he has ever made. Sims writes about how early in his career most of his experience was in the video game industry and parallel arenas, where “the rules of engagement and success were largely known.” — Despite the risks involved when introducing…

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Key Questions Enterprises Ask About Gamification

I often hear similar questions asked by enterprises when considering gamification. I use these questions to gauge the overall level of knowledge in the market. In 2015, I’ve found that there are no longer questions about what gamification is, but instead there are many questions about how to get started, champion a project and drive…

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