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Decoding ALS Ice bucket Challenge

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ALS Ice Bucket challenge is getting viral like crazy, Infact people worldwide has donated over $79M to the ALS foundation. But this put me thinking what make it go viral . So I tried to decode this with use of BJ Fogg’s Behavior model. According to this model when people are persuaded to perform a  behavior, then three factors have come together at once:  Motivation, Ability and a Trigger.   Let’s evaluate the challenge for ABILITY of the … Continue reading

26. August 2014 by Amit Gupta
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Gamification MooC Coursera

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Hurray !  I received the verified certificate today for the Gamification Course completed on Coursera. This was the 10 week MOOC conducted by Prof Kevin Werbach, Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Here’s the link to the Certificate It was a great learning experience. The course includes a mix of online quizzes, Written assignments and a final examination. I have posted the written assignments online in … Continue reading

16. April 2014 by Amit Gupta
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Future of Gamification & Virtual reality

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Facebook has recently bought a virtual reality firm Oculus Rift for US$2 billion.  Oculus Rift makes Virtual Reality Headset for Immersive 3D Gaming, you just wear a headgear and you are transported to a all new world of virtual reality. You are not just viewing a virtual world  but living and experiencing it. Now imagine if the virtual world and real world converge into one. Your every move and activity become a part of virtual … Continue reading

04. April 2014 by Amit Gupta
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Gamification Coursera Written Assignment 3- ShareAll

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Here’s the Third & Final assignment I submitted for the Gamification MOOC on Coursera by Prof Kevin Werbach. Gamification Written Assignment 1 – Definition : Cereals Incorporated Gamification Written Assignment 2 – Motivation : Health of City Employees Gamification Written Assignment 3 – Design Document : ShareAll collaborative Consumption You are approached by Rashmi Horenstein, the CEO of ShareAll, a prominent company in the hot collaborative consumption space. (If you aren’t familiar with the concept, … Continue reading

02. April 2014 by Amit Gupta
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Gamification Coursera Written Assignment 2- City Health

Gamification Coursera

Here’s the second assignment I submitted for the Gamification MOOC on Coursera by Prof Kevin Werbach, Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Gamification Written Assignment 1 – Definition : Cereals Incorporated Gamification Written Assignment 2 – Motivation : Health of City Employees Gamification Written Assignment 3 – Design Document : ShareAll collaborative Consumption Gamification Written Assignment 2 – Motivation : Health of City Employees You are … Continue reading

01. April 2014 by Amit Gupta
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