4 Posts in Gamification
We shared a lot of great content during our webinar on December 17, 2015. To further highlight How Gaming Elements Engage Your Learners and Boost Compliance, Miguel Mojado – Relias Site Administrator for the California Department of Veteran Affairs – agreed to share some personal insight and experience with all of you.
Remember when you were young and you inadvertently did something to annoy your parents? Do you remember what they said to you when they lost their patience?
It seems obvious that if you take something mundane and add a fun element to it, that it will most likely change people’s behavior. Turning work into a game is not a new concept. As Mary Poppins said, “A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down,” right? That’s why mom made airplane sounds with the spoonful of mashed peas and we actually opened our mouths. The concept seems simple enough....
At Relias, we’re always studying user behavior. Our behavioral science experts focus on studies – and our own testing – to enhance our learning management system and the course content we provide. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at how we used behavioral science to target one desired behavior for learners using our system.