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Employee Engagement Study. In this employee engagement study, Elizabeth Craig of the Accenture Institute for High Performance and Lauren DeSimone of the International Consortium for Executive Development Research, explore this topic in depth.
Based on research, they identify the key drivers of engagement, revealing how companies can create it in their organizations and, more importantly, sustain high levels of engagement over time. The research surveyed 1,367 employees in large US companies across a range of industries. It helps companies understand what employee engagement is, and identifying the catalysts of high employee engagement. Among the most important are: Jobs that are varied and provide motivation. The stakes are high: a workforce that is highly engaged is the engine driving the gains in profitability and productivity that are critical to business success in a competitive global environment.
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" This blog post explains -- in detail. Programming, Production, Console/PC, Serious, Indie, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet Blog: The Unity Asset Store and the hidden cost of doing it yourself by Gamasutra Community [03.31.14] "One of the things that we often forget when developing a game, especially when you are an indie, is that everything has a cost.
EVERYTHING. " Learning. Education Resources Information Center. Showing 1 to 15 of 1,851 results Su,Chung-Ho; Cheng, Ching-Hsue – Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology - TOJET, 2013 The advancement of game-based learning has encouraged many related studies, such that students could better learn curriculum by 3-dimension virtual reality.
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Game Based Learners. KM / Journals. Management Journals. Virtual Worlds. 8 Great TED Talks About The Future Of Education And Teaching. These talks offer insights, concerns, and inspiration while discussing today’s educational practices and shortcomings, from a variety of perspectives.
TED is a nonprofit devoted to “Ideas Worth Spreading”, bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. If you’re not already a fan of TED, maybe these will open your eyes to this wonderful resource. Education is only one of the vast array of topics covered in TED talks, so if you enjoy any of the videos below, you might want to click through the the site and check out some more of them. Ken Robinson: Changing education paradigms This delightfully illustrated video entertains while educating. The video does a wonderful job of explaining how today’s factory-like education model is outmoded and how it needs to evolve into a more personalized model if we are going to take it to a new level. Do you have a favorite TED talk that’s not listed here? About Kelly Walsh Print This Post. Edward Castronova.
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Web 2.0 Square. The theme of this year's Web 2.0 Summit is web squared (pdf). That is, its time to focus on impact in the real world. Fred Wison says the big trends driving this space are social, mobile and real time -- to form a golden triangle. I'd suggest geo, or location, provides as big of a vector for exploration and impacts the others. Geo has always been the missing dataset of the web, but very soon all mobile devices, browsers, laptops and specialized devices will provide geotagging. Geo will become a facet of the other three trends, becoming ubiquitous in existing services, and the founding opportunity for new ones. But tech trends alone don't make a big opportunity for entrepreneurs, solving big problems does. Link to original post. Open Framework, Information Management Strategy & Collaborative Governance. Mobile iEducator. eLearning Champion. Tools. Frameworks. Cool Interactive Sites.