Updated October 2019

Topics covered include:

  • Concepts, tools and applications of gamification
  • Gamification and employee engagement
  • Use of gamification in the recruitment process
  • Gamification for millennials and non-millennials
  • Career counselling apps
  • Gamification vs game-based learning
  • Utilizing gamification in career assessment
  • Design and evaluation of gamification

Accelerole, (2018). 10 Top Tips for Using Gamification Techniques to Engage your Learners. Accelerole.

Alchin, C. (2018). Using Gamification to engage clients…The U-Cube. CDAA.

Alchin, C., McIlveen, P. (2017). Using the U-Cube for Career Counselling with Adolescents to Develop Career Conversations. Semantic Scholar.

Anadrea. (2018). How Gamification in the Workplace Impacts Employee Productivity. The Startup.

Andriotis, N. (2018). 6 Tips to Get the Most Out of Gamification in the Workplace. Talent  LMS.

Ansted, R. (2017). How Gamification Brings Joy and Motivation to Career Development. NCDA.

Ansted, A. (2017). The Gold Star Effect: The Gamification of Career Decision-Making. Questia.

Ashworth, A. (2019). Does Gamification Work in Recruiting? You Bet! Recruiter.

BasuMallick, C. (2018). Gamification in Recruitment: All You Need to Know. HR Technologist.

Batyski, H. (2017). Three gamification ideas to increase HRMS user engagement. HRMSWorld.com

Blakemore, E. (2016). 3 Ways to Gamify Your Career. Creativelive Blog.

Bleich, C. (2019). Gamification in eLearning. What Works and What Doesn’t? Edge Point Learning.

Boller, S. (2018). Does Gamification Actually Work? Yes, and Here’s Why. ATD.

Brady, J. (2017). Changing Lives with Gamification. Klick Health.

Bradley University, (2019). How Gamification Can Be Used in Counseling. Bradley University.

Brown, B. (2019). The Psychology of Gamification: Why It Works (& How To Do It!). Bitcatcha.

Brown, M. (2019). The Power of Play. CERIC.

Buchanan, S. (2014). Gamification for Non-Millennials. NICE.

Burgle, C., Robinson, P., Machmeier, C. (2016). Future of Work: Game on! SAP.

Burke, B. (2014). Gamify: How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things. Brookline.

Business Management Daily Editors, (2014). Game on! How HR can use ‘gamification’ to recruit, train and engage employees. Business Management Daily.

Campiere, A. (2019). Gamification of Recruiting: Playing for Your Next Job. PCMA.

Career Guidance for Inclusive Society. (2019). Challenges of gamification in school career guidance. IAEVG.

Carson, S. (2018). 5 Ways to Gamify Employee Learning Experiences. SkillBuilderLMS.

Choo, J. (2019). Why it pays to gamify your career (in 4 Steps). Strategy Journey.

Clark, A. (2013). Gamification of Our Careers – Do You Play the Game? LinkedIn Endorsements.

Clarkson, N. (2018). Making play everyday by gamifying career development. Virgin.

Coelho, R. (2017). Gamifying Career Development. CERIC.

Deese, A. (2019). 5 Benefits of Gamification. STEMvisions Blog.

Delgado, K. (2017). Gamification for Positive Organizational Change – A Case Study. PSI

DeNisco, A. (2019). How to gamify K-12 professional development. District Administration.

Eisenhauer, T. (2019). The Psychology of Gamification in the Workplace. Axerosolutions.com

Everett, C. (2016). Gamification can engage staff and help professional development. Raconteur.

Ewen, C. (2017). 6 Gamification Examples: A Real Game-Changer for Recruitment and Career Services. Gradleaders.

Fallon, N. (2015). Gamifying Your Workforce: How to Make Engagement Fun. Business News Daily.

Franklin, M. (2018). Gamification in the Workplace & Kickstarting Your Career at 33. Careercycles.

Franklin, M. (2014). Clues from Career Buzz Guests on the Gamification of Work: Be “T Shaped” and Talk about Your Breadth. CCPA-ACCP.

Marczewski,A. (2019). Career 2.0 Gamification of a Career. Gamified UK.

Gaskell, A. (2017). How Gamification Can Drive Workplace Performance. Forbes.

Gilbert, F. (2019). Viewpoint: Is Gamification Good for HR. SHRM.

Gizzi, D. (2018). Train Them the Way They Want to Learn and You’ll Keep Them. TLNT.

Guest Author, (2018). How to Use Gamification in Recruitment. TalentLyft.

Hadicke, G. (2017). Gamification in graduate recruitment. Graduateland.

Hawkinson, A. (2016). Game On! Kaplan University Incorporates Gamification into its Career Services Network. Business Wire.

Heikkila, A. (2017). Gamification in Education: From Education to Recruitment. eLearning Industry.

Hein, R. (2013). How to Use Gamification to Engage Employees. CIO.

Herger, M. (2014). Gamification in Human Resources. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.

Horth, M. (2018). Gamification 101: How It Benefits Employee Learning and Development. FlashPoint.

Huffman, E. (2016). How gamification can help engage Millennial employees. Journal of Accountancy.

Hung, A.C.Y. (2017). A Critique and Defense of Gamification. Journal of Interactive Online Learning, Volume 15, Number 1.

Ingwersen, H. (2018). Why Gamification at Work Could Change Everything. Capterra.

Irma, (2015). Gamification: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. IGI Global.

Jackson, S. (2018). A Quick Guide to Gamification and Gamified Careers. Gamedev.net.

Jenkins, R. (2018). 7 Ways Gamification Can Help Retain and Engage Millennials. Inc. This Morning.

Jenkins, R. (2017). How to Improve Training for Millennials Using Gamification. Training Industry

Kabra, V. (2019). Gamification: All work and no play, makes Jack a dull boy! Hexaware.com

Keijzer, P. (2018). Why You Need Gamification to Interest Millennials. Business2community

Koenig, R. (2014). An App to Make Career Counselling More Like a Video Game. The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Krumrie, M. (2016). How recent college grads use gamification to stand out in the job. College Recruiter.

Ksk Lachu, S. (2014). Gamification: The future of talent profiling. Career Guide.

Lay, K., and Clayton, K. (2019). Stacking the Deck: Using Gamified Learning to Make Career and Major Exploration First-Generation Friendly. NCDA.

Lee, J. (2012). “Gamify” Career Exploration and Business Start-ups. OpenIdeo.

Lewsi, N. (2019). Be Careful: Gamification at Work Can Go Very Wrong. SHRM.

Lillicrap, E.M. (2019). Gamification in Education: The future of soft skills development. The University of Sydney.

Lokam, P, Rinvelt, S. (2019). How Bosch Used Gamification to Build People Analytics Skills. Visier.

Luman, S. (2019). It’s Not All Fun and Games: The Pros and Cons of Gamification at Work. Nir&Far.

Management Association, Information Resources.. (2018). Gamification in Education: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice. IGI Global.

Manoharan, J. (2018). Gamification vs game-based learning. Leaderonomics.

Marczewski, A. (2013). The Gamification of a career. Gamasutra.

Maree, K. (2017). Psychology of Career Adaptability, Employability and Resilience. Spinger.

Marquis, J. (2013). Using Game Design to Further Your Education and Career. OnlineUniversities.

Marrs, H. (2019). Gamify any lesson, class or curriculum. ISTE.

McAllister, J. (2019). How to Gamify Professional Development. EdTech.

McGlochlin, T. (2019). 4 Facts to Know About Game-Based Assessments in the Hiring Process. PSI.

Meister, J. (2015). Future of Work: Using Gamification for Human Resources. Forbes.

Meister, J. (2012). The Future of Work: How to Use Gamification for Talent Management. Deloitte.

Moncreiff, A. (2018). Winning the Employee Development Game with Gamification. Bunchball.

Monahan, K., Harr, C., Knight, M., Crump, J. (2016). Gaming away the leadership gap. Deloitte.

Montgomery, L. (2019). Gamification of executive education: trend or transformation. The Economist.

Morrison, C. (2019). The Gamification of Organizational Learning. AMA.

Naas, B. (2019). The Truth About Gamification (The Good, the bad & the ugly). Sales Hacker.

Naveed, F. (2019). 3 ways to boost employee engagement with gamification. Joste

NCDA, (2017). How Gamification Can Make Your Job  Search More Effective and Fun. Be the change.

Nelson, A. (2018). Gamification: Playing Your Way to Better Employee Engagement. The HR & Employee Engagement.

Newman, D. (2017). How to Drive Employee Engagement with Workplace Gamification. Forbes.

Newman, D. (2016). The Future of Work: Principles of Workplace Gamification. Futurum.

Nuria, (2017). Gamification in career guidance: Can we make a game for the career exploration process? Mathisis Project.

Pandey, A. (2019). Gamification Trends in 2019 – Packed with Tips and Ideas You Can Use. eLearning Industry.

Pandey, A. (2017). 5 Killer Examples on How Gamification in the Workplace is Reshaping Corporate Training. eLearning

Pappas, C. (2018). Spark Professional Development with Gaming – Here’s How. Glassdoor for Employers.

People Conscience. (2017). The Role of Gamification for the Workforce. People Conscience.

Pepping, K. (2018). The Difference Using Gamification in Training Employees. Continu.

Perera, S. (2018). Preparing students for university using gamification. Sponge.

Peters, A.N. (2018). Designing an interactive guidance learning system using gamification. Research Gate.

Petersen, S. (2019). Gamification Based Decision-Making in Breakthrough Innovation. Huffpost.

Ramanathan, S. (2016). Gamification & Collaboration for Student Career Counselling. Slideshare.

Randall, M. (2018). Gamification: Is It Relevant? Is It Meaningful? Innovative Learning Group.

Recruiterbox, (2019). Gamification in Recruiting. Recruiterbox.

Rees, L. (2019). Gamification at Work: The Future or a Fad. Talent Management.

Rizvi, P. (2019). How to use gamification in 2019: what works and what doesn’t. Near Life.

Schachter, H. (2018). The serious business of gamification. The Globe & Mail.

Schlenker, B. (2014). Put Gamification on Your Career Path. SAP Litmos.

Schmitz, C. (2015). A Guide to Gamification : The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. In Classroom Practice.

Scholtz, B., Raga, L., Baxter, G. (2016). Design and Evaluation of a “Gamified” System for Improving Career Knowledge in Computing Sciences. The African Journal of Information and Communication (AJIC), 18, 7-32.

Schwartz, N. (2019). Gen Z Takeover : How colleges are using gamification to engage students. Education Dive.

Shermon, G. (2017). Gamification Competency Assessments  Life Sciences. Lulu.com

Shipepe, A., Peters, A. (2018). Designing an interactive career guidance learning system using gamification. ACM Digital Library.

Silberman, J. (2013). The Gamification of Organizational Learning – Two Opposing Theories. CMS Wire.

Simcock, N. (2014). The gamification of career development. HR Daily.

Simpson, P., and Jenkins, P. (2018). Gamification and Human Resources: an overview. Brighton.

Sims, S. (2019). How Gamification Can Improve HR Management. thebalancecareers

Smit, R. (2018). Advance to Go: Winning with Gamification. Wired.

Sorrentine, L. (2017). Using Gamification to Improve Nurse Training & Career Development. HealthStream.

Sovet, L., Arnoux-Nicolas, C., Baatouche, N., Baudé, & Bernaud, J-L. (2019). Postmodern career counselling interventions : A meaning-centred approach. Paris, France.

Target Jobs. (2018). The Graduate Job Hunter’s Guide to Gamification. Target Jobs.

Teach Thought Staff. (2019). 12 Examples of Gamification in the Classroom. Teach Thought.

Team Artic Shores, (2019). The Rise of Gamification in Recruitment. Artic Shores.

Urban, A. (2019). How to Improve Employee Training Methods with Gamification. Speexx.

University of Portsmouth, (2012). “From e-learning to ‘gameful’ employment”. University of Portsmouth.

Velev, A. (2016). The Millennial Mindset from a Gamification Perspective. Megamification.

Velev, A. (2016). Portrait of Millennials at Work and the Case for Gamification. Deloitte.

Vogel, K.D. (2018). A toolkit for decision making through gamification. VIUSpace

Voina, O. (2019). The Game Is on in Recruitment. Oracle HCM Blog.

Voss, K. (2015). The Growth of Gamification: What it Means for Schools and Districts. GettingSmarter.

Weber, J. (2013). Job Seekers Get Gamified with Job Search Tool. BuiltinChicago.

Weinstein, L. (2019). Gamification: Playing with the High Impact Method of Learning. The Blog.

Werbach, K. (2015). How is gamification changing our lives? World Economic Forum.

White, S.K. (2016). How to use gamification to improve employee engagement. CIO.

Wigmore Alvarez, A. (2017). Gamification – The future of graduate recruitment. University World News.

Zentis, N. (2016). Gamification – A Boost for Talent Management. Institute of Organization Development.

Zoe, E. (2019). Level up: How gamification in recruitment can attract top talent. efront.