Employees Want to Feel Valued
Employees Want to Feel Valued
/ May 20, 2014 0 COMMENTS
A recent survey indicates that a whopping 83 percent of workers plan to look for a ...
To Be Social It Has to Be Fun
/ May 23, 2011 0 COMMENTS
Jayme Heimbuch at Treehugger.com published a piece a few weeks ago about the failure of energy conservation to engage people via social networking, suggesting that perhaps people were ...
Wii Balance Boards, Monsters Aid Physical Therapy
/ May 6, 2011 0 COMMENTS
Clearly, the backlash against gamification is driven by how silly the word “gamification” sounds. Because this is a good thing. Rice engineering students linked five Wii ...
We Have a People Problem
/ May 5, 2011 0 COMMENTS
So why don’t people talk about energy or sustainability more broadly. Not enough fireworks? Not sexy enough? Not Bieber enough? Via, Grist, Chris Kaiser of Map-a-Watt writes, This ...
Gamification? Real Games.
/ May 3, 2011 0 COMMENTS
I’m way late to the party on Heather Chaplin’s much critiqued critique of gamification. But Ian Bogost’s not-so-subtly titled Persuasive Games: Exploitationware gives ...
Workplace Communities vs Neighborhoods
/ April 7, 2011 0 COMMENTS
I’ve been involved—as an observer, a participant or a catalyst—in a variety of community-based energy efficiency programs over the last two decades.  All of those efforts aimed to ...