GamifyUs

 

I hope you enjoyed the workshop! The slides are available below. If you'd like to dig deeper into gamification design then a good place to start is to pre-register for my online course or to download my free book below. If you have any questions then send me a message.

Presentation Slides

 
 
 

 

Free Introduction to Gamification

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Bonus resources!

Prototyping Resources

General Resources

  • Tool: Gamification Cheat Sheet

    • Here's a cheat sheet I put together to help you with gamification

  • Video: Dan Pink - The Puzzle of Motivation

    • An excellent video that provides a succinct summary of motivational research and the workplace. Dan Pink highlights in particular that traditional rewards aren't always as effective as we think.

  • Book: Seductive Interaction Design by Stephen P. Anderson

    • A great book by Stephen P. Anderson that discusses how to make our interfaces and systems more engaging through the use of emotion, social elements and game design.

  • Book: Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink

    • If you watched the video above and you want more, you can always check out the book behind it. This is a great read for those interested in the underlying research and it contains a number of useful tools for a number of different contexts.

  • Book: Punished by Rewards by Alfie Kohn

    • If you're looking for even more detailed research on motivation then look no further. Alfie Kohn provides an extensive review of motivational psychology literature in this book.

Image Credits

Many of the images used for this presentation were from the Unsplash website or Pixels website. An incredible website that provides free high-resolution photos that you can do whatever you want with.