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The Skills Gap Challenge

skills gap

A recent article: “Identify your skill gaps and create the learning environment to address them” rounds up some really compelling statistics on the three key skills gap challenges facing managers today. The article also presents top-level findings from Brandon Hall

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Great start to 2017 – CIPD Awards – Use of Technology in HR & People Management

We are delighted to be shortlisted for this award through CIPD Ireland with Jurys Inns Hotel Group. This category is always a tough one so fingers crossed. Our submission included the real business results of our solution including: increase in

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Great review by Gamification Industry expert

We recently got a fantastic write-up on http://gamificationnation.com/ by international award-winning gamification expert An Copens . An is Chief Game Changer of Gamification Nation & was awarded HR technology visionary at the World HRD congress in Mumbai in February 2016, she has over

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Jurys Inn Group explain why they are using our productivity tool with front line staff

Edd Gallier

Edd Gallier, Group Learning & Development Manager of Jurys Inn Group, recently spoke to us on the steps they have taken to improve their guest experience by using the Jamjou application. Edd & his team are currently responsible for learning &

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Irish tech start-up JamJou combines gaming and training with new application

Here is a recent press release where Jamjou featured on Business and Leadership.com. An Irish tech start-up founded less than a year ago in Kilkenny, JamJou, is launching an application that delivers training through game-based real-life work scenarios on PCs

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Science behind how we learn

Learning a new way or an improved way of doing things takes a while. It is not something that just magically happens. We need to put practise and effort into acquiring this skill before we can say we are adept

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What is difference between game based learning and gamification?

Gamification v gbl

In order to dispel some of the confusion around gamification and game based learning for business , here is our interpretation of the differences between these two areas. Game based learning takes gamification of learning to another level as it enables

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