Get in the game

How game mechanics can unleash winning performance from employees
By Steven Green
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/09/2013

Gamification remains in play as a tactic for engaging, motivating and recognizing employees. Enterprise gamification takes elements from computer gaming and integrates them into a business to encourage a desired behaviour, such as productivity or retention.

More than one-half (53 per cent) of 1,021 respondents to a survey by the Pew Research Centre feel there will be significant advances in the adoption and use of gamification by 2020, particularly in areas such as communications, education, health and work.