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Gamification Europe 2018 Amsterdam Photo Gallery
December 4, 2018
Photo Gallery | Gamification Europe 2018 in Amsterdam

Last week we were part of Gamification Europe 2018, a 2-day conference on Gamification. Packed with inspiring sessions by noted experts in the field, we were updated on the status of present-day Gamification in Europe. Consisting of several case-studies, discussion panels, serious games and solid research. A great location (BOOM Chicago Theater in Amsterdam) and an...

Michiel van Eunen - Gamification Europe Awards 2018
November 16, 2018
The Hunt – Finalist Gamification Europe Awards 2018

We're very proud to announce that "The Hunt", an Alternate Reality Game designed by our Gamification expert Michiel van Eunen, is finalist in the Gamification Europe Awards 2018! An Alternate Reality Game (ARG) is a highly engaging game (that is not a game...), weaving the real world with a fictional world through a compelling backstory....

Training Customer Experience Leadership Development
November 13, 2018
Employee Engagement: Transform your Co-workers into Brand Ambassadors

Employee Engagement is the main driver for a great customer experience. Research from Gallup shows that only 13% of all employees worldwide are truly engaged at work. It also shows that companies with engaged employees perform up to 200% better than those without. Transform Co-workers into Brand Ambassadors Beyond simply wanting to support your staff,...

September 4, 2018
Join us at the Gamification Europe Event 2018 in Amsterdam

Last year we enjoyed participating in the Gamification Europe event in Brighton, UK. For 2018 we've got this leading conference on Gamification to come to Amsterdam! Taking place on November 26 and 27, 2018 at the BOOM Chicago Theatre in the heart of Amsterdam. Will you be there too? About Gamification Europe Gamification Europe is a 2 day conference that can give you...

Cross-functional Team - Emergenetics
September 2, 2018
Cross-Functional Teams – How To Make Them More Effective

According to a study cited in the Harvard Business Review, 75% of cross-functional teams are ineffective. They will not deliver the project or service they have been tasked with in the way the organization would like. If they are even able to deliver it at all! Many cross-functional teams may not perform as expected, but...

Key strategies Recruitment - Performance Solutions - Cammio
August 21, 2018
Key Strategies When Your Candidate Pool Dries Up

The US Commerce Department reported that the economy grew at an annual rate of 4.1% in the second quarter of 2018. Many European and Asian markets experience a strong period of economic growth. This is putting pressure on the job market in ways unseen over the past years. Many companies struggle to attract the right...

Gamification Collaboration - Article Gamification Europe Kira Downer
July 25, 2018
The Importance of Collaboration in Gamification

In this post we discuss the significant impacts of collaboration within communities and how the Gamification community can use it to our advantage. To improve reach, accelerate growth and create overwhelming impact! In this post we hope to explore: Why collaboration is important using theories from economics The difference between micro and macro collaboration with...

July 24, 2018
Intent-Impact: The Unseen Gap Affecting Your Workforce

In the workplace and in our personal relationships, it’s likely that we’ve all experienced the intent-impact gap. The intent-impact gap is what occurs when our words or actions are misinterpreted by another individual.  Consider this story: Sara, the Director of Learning and Development, and her direct report Chris, the Program Manager, are assessing their list...

Cultural Diversity - Employee Engagement
July 16, 2018
How To Embrace Cultural Diversity in the Employee Experience?

Culture is not easy to grasp... An organizational culture is dynamic and shifts constantly in response to external (new clients, trends) and internal (leadership, new employees, etc) changes. So, trying to grasp culture is complicated by the reality that is changing on a daily basis. But is that necessary to define the ideal organizational culture?...

Gamification Trends - Experience Based Learning - Performance Solutions-w1200
July 12, 2018
Gamification – From Player to Professional

The brand of Gamification has been changing since it's conception. This article looks to explore the  the theme of our upcoming conference and hopefully to generate some discussion points before the conference. Here are some of the sub-themes we will explore in this article: Gamification is moving into the 'Slope of Enlightment' and what this...

Cammio Video Recruitment in Retail Whitepaper
July 10, 2018
Whitepaper | Video Recruitment in Retail

Today’s retail industry is becoming increasingly competitive. Globalization, technological developments and over-saturation in the marketplace have resulted in a dynamic and constantly evolving industry environment. Challenging the business outlook for retailers more so than ever before. Retailers are challenged by a high employee turnover rate. Store employees have the highest score with an average turnover...

Emergenetics Hackathon - Cognitive Diversity - American Chamber of Commerce Ireland
July 9, 2018
The Secret Sauce for a Succesful Hackathon? Cognitive Diversity!

Do you want to know the secret ingredient for enhancing team performance during a hackathon? The answer is actually simple, and our recent experiences have shown that it gives your team that extra kick and perfect flavour for success. Before I reveal the ingredients, let me explain what a hackathon is. What is a Hackaton?...

July 5, 2018
Great Customer Experience? Leadership Comes First!

Quite often we receive requests from organizations to deliver a training to improve their customer experience. Unfortunately, putting your team in a u-shaped classroom setting and talk about customer experience for a day is not going to 'do the trick'. Why? Because everyone always agrees on the importance of a great customer experience. People always...

Employee Engagement Research HR - Effect on Profit
June 29, 2018
How Employee Engagement Effects Company Profit

I recently had the opportunity to speak to a bright group of employees during their organization’s professional development series. After initial discussions about what leadership topics I should cover, we committed to a few priority topics, and then I suggested that I talk about love. I think I gave the event coordinators a bit of...

David Keen - CEO at QUO Global - Hospitality
June 23, 2018
Revolution in Hospitality – Overthrow your org chart!

Even if we take the hotel out of hospitality, it remains a people-centered industry. Enlightened leaders share the vision that people drive this business. Even so, there’s a massive difference between being greeted by a baseball-capped, denim-shirted egalitarian millennial and being ushered in by an attendant wearing a three-piece suit and lapel pin. That difference...