I have been reading a lot on game mechanics lately (in order to integrate some forms of ‘gamification’ into my eLearning projects) and found that to make great games compelling, the player’s experience and expertise needs to change over time and in meaningful ways. Games dole out just the right amount of challenge and learning […]

Ahh Census Time

Census year, it doesn’t come around often, but when it does it is obviously a huge operation. Millions of forms, distribution, collection, handling enquiries (not to mention the input of data and reporting of the results). What I am massively impressed with this year is the ability to complete forms online and the social media […]