Monthly Archives: March 2016

The gamification effect – have you had a lost weekend?

I never thougamingght I was a ‘gamer’.  Super Mario, Tomb Raider, Angry Birds, Candy Crush were lost on me. Have you been tempted to take the week off work to ‘level up’ with Sonic the Hedgehog? No, that wasn’t me either.  Perhaps, Halo, Call of Duty or Prince of Persia were more you. What’s the pull of these games and why has gamification become big news in learning?

What eventually enticed me into the gamining world? I recently wrote a blog post for The Training Foundation calledThe Lost Weekend Part 1 which tells all.  Find it on their TAP (Training Accreditation Programme) website by clicking here.

And here is Part 2