The Business game: How to implement gamification in managing an organization

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Employees playing games during work hours, while claiming it improves their job performance. It’s a hard concept to grasp, especially for small business owners, but many learning and development professionals are praising the use of gamification in business, and the reasons why may surprise you.

Gamification takes game techniques we know and love – missions, points, badges and leaderboards – and incorporates those techniques into work environments as a way to engage and motivate people. Adding gamification inspires employees by tapping into what intrinsically and extrinsically motivates all people – earning progress, having purpose and driving towards mastery.

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Most Popular Online Business Models – Pros & Cons

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If you’re interested in acquiring an online business, there are several e-business models to choose from. You should carefully evaluate your options to find the one that best fits your skills, experience, time requirement and risk appetite. There are dozens, if not hundreds, of ways to make money online, so here we have tried to classify the major monetization strategies into categories of online business models.

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BrowserStack and real iOS device: Final comparison

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Mobile application testing methods can be different. We can use real devices, simulators or tools (for example BrowserStack, Sauce Labs). The test results may differ depending on the chosen test method. Each testing method has its advantages and disadvantages. 

We compared BrowserStack real devices and real iOS devices and listed, what we think are, the advantages and disadvantages of both methods.

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Peer feedback: a company’s reality check

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Being part of any organization we all come across feedback. Feedback is a model by which we give or receive an evaluation that may be related to our performance or behavior. We are all aware of how important feedback is, but again we are embarrassed when we need to give it or receive feedback.

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RMT – Solution for effectively tracking Employee Billability and Utilization

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Why are employee utilization rates the key to profitability? No matter the focus of an organization – from a software development firm to a marketing agency or a management consultancy firm – they are primarily selling time and their team’s expertise. As such, they need a targeted model for billable resources that applies to each employee across the organization. This requires a utilization rate.

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Company pages on LinkedIn CAN comment on non-followers’ posts: Here’s how

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Facebook may have spoiled us, page admins. With the platform update of enabling pages to like other pages and join groups, commenting as a page on Facebook became a part of a routine. On LinkedIn, the only place you can interact with other people as a Company page is the Company page itself. Or is it? We’ve found a little hack, read on to find out how you can engage other LinkedIn users as a company page outside the page itself.

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[2020 Update] How to do Earned Value Management reports

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A big part of earning a living as a project manager is being able to tell how well your project is doing at any given time. This means having accurate reports on every aspect of the project in order to have answers to the big questions: Is it gonna be on time? and Is it gonna be on budget? Earned value management report tells you exactly how far along is your project, and is it progressing at a satisfying rate. Here’s how to do EVM in 2020.

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