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The use of #seriousgame strategies in business schools

In the complex and often slow-moving education sector, serious games challenge not only learners and teachers but also an organisation's strategy. How can business schools use serious games in order to create a competitive advantage ?

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Why #SeriousGame Are Not Chocolate-Covered Broccoli by @edutopia #Gamification

Why #SeriousGame Are Not Chocolate-Covered Broccoli by @edutopia #Gamification | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
All well designed games begin with a spirit of fun. Some games must deliver a serious and purposeful message, too. An example is Nightmare: Malaria, an iPad game with a similar mechanic as the popula
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Les grandes entreprises férues de #SeriousGame ? #Orange #IBM #SNCF #ERDF

LES GRANDES ENTREPRISES FÉRUES DE JEUX SERIEUX ? Communication, formation, ressources humaines... le serious game est apte à répondre aux multiples besoins d...
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Social gaming can be effective weight loss tool: study

Social gaming can be effective weight loss tool: study | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Researchers from The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island made an interesting discovery regarding a social gaming site's link to weight loss. DietBet is an online commercial weight loss program that combines social influence with financial incentive, resulting in "significant" user weight loss. Published in JMIR Serious Games, Tricia Leahey, Ph.D. and her team at the The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center were interested in the results of DietBet and similar web-based programs. "Online social weight loss programs are accessible to large numbers of overweight and obese individuals who want to lose weight," Leahey noted, "but there has been little research to date on whether such programs are effective, or just how much weight loss they generate."
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Gamifying healthcare for patients

Gamifying healthcare for patients | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Whatever you think you know about mobile health apps - how they’re helping patients stick to their pill schedule, or how they’re
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FACE A L’AVC : « 4H30 CHRONO » Le 1er serious game à destination des professionnels de santé

FACE A L’AVC : « 4H30 CHRONO » Le 1er serious game à destination des professionnels de santé
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The Psychology of #Gamification: Can #Apps Keep You Motivated? by @bill_hennessy

The Psychology of #Gamification: Can #Apps Keep You Motivated? by @bill_hennessy | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Gamification is a buzzword that gets tossed around all the time, but the basic idea is simple: if you turn your life into a game, with digital rewards for real life achievements, you'll be more motivated to do something--or so the theory goes. Does it actually work? Let's take a look at what we know.
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#BusinessGame : Quand les #étudiants jouent, les #entreprises séduisent… #SeriousGame

#BusinessGame : Quand les #étudiants jouent, les #entreprises séduisent… #SeriousGame | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Comment ? En les engageant dans des Business Games ! Ces concours de grande ampleur créent
le buzz dans la communauté des écoles et universités. L’organisateur voit alors son potentiel de séduction RH grimper en flèche.
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Making #seriousgame for #smartphone : the #Apple obstacle

Making #seriousgame for #smartphone : the #Apple obstacle | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Making a serious game for iOS devices is not as easy as you'd think
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SGSEAM: Assessing Serious Game Frameworks from a Stakeholder Experience Perspective by Yongwen Xu

How do you assess a serious game framework? The Serious Game Stakeholder Experience Assessment Method (SGSEAM) uses a stakeholder perspective-based approach ...
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Miriam Hospital study shows #SocialGaming site effective weight loss tool #SeriousGame #Ehealth #Esante

Miriam Hospital study shows #SocialGaming site effective weight loss tool #SeriousGame #Ehealth #Esante | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) -- Researchers from The Miriam Hospital have found that DietBet, a web-based commercial weight loss program that pairs financial incentives with social influence, delivers significant weight losses. The study and its findings have been
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Serious Games Directory : un index de tous les serious game avec classement par catégories

Serious Games Directory : un index de tous les serious game avec classement par catégories | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it

Catégories : Education / Health care / technologie / medical / government / Corporate...

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Social gaming can be effective weight loss tool: study

Social gaming can be effective weight loss tool: study | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Researchers from The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island made an interesting discovery regarding a social gaming site's link to weight loss. DietBet is an online commercial weight loss program that combines social influence with financial incentive, resulting in "significant" user weight loss. Published in JMIR Serious Games, Tricia Leahey, Ph.D. and her team at the The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center were interested in the results of DietBet and similar web-based programs. "Online social weight loss programs are accessible to large numbers of overweight and obese individuals who want to lose weight," Leahey noted, "but there has been little research to date on whether such programs are effective, or just how much weight loss they generate."
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Serious Games rely on four key ideas

Serious Games rely on four key ideas | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it

#1 : The learner can experiment in a safe environment

#2 : Simulation helps the learner understand complexity

#3 : Emotions enhance learner’s motivation

#4 : Games can be used for professional purposes

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L’ #EDHEC lance le 1er Serious Game intelligent virtuel by @Ludomag

L’ #EDHEC lance le 1er Serious Game intelligent virtuel by @Ludomag | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
L’EDHEC lance le 1er SERIOUS GAME intelligent virtuel - Ludovia Magazine
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Tarbes. Le jeu vidéo s’invite à l’école ! #SeriousGame #Formation

Tarbes. Le jeu vidéo s’invite à l’école ! #SeriousGame #Formation | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Virréa, créée en mai 2013 par Olivier Battini, est située dans la pépinière d’entreprises de Crescendo à Tarbes. Ce jeune entrepreneur développe le e-learning en 3D : une révolution dans l’éducation ! Passionné d’informatique, il anime pendant 5 ...
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Un #seriousgame pour diminuer les émissions de #CO2 à Paris #environnement # ecologie

Un #seriousgame pour diminuer les émissions de #CO2 à Paris #environnement # ecologie | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
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#FlappyBird : Use addictive games to Build Better Brains ? #Gamification

#FlappyBird : Use addictive games to Build Better Brains ? #Gamification | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
Researchers are studying the qualities that make some video games hard to put down, in order to build games that improve memory or other functions or even treat disorders.
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Use video games to manage #dyslexia ? #ehealth #esanté #seriousgame

Use video games to manage #dyslexia ? #ehealth #esanté #seriousgame | Serious Game Info | Scoop.it
New Oxford University research shows playing action games can help train the brain's attention system.
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AnaTom : a serious game about anatomy

"AnaTom" est un jeu sérieux d'anatomie utilisant Unity 3D et développé à l'Université de Lyon 1. Il est disponible en ligne gratuitement sur http://anatom.un...
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