Halloween’s Creepy Cryptids! Game

Halloween can be scary especially when people start talking about supposedly real creatures like Big Foot and Mothman. These types of creatures are called cryptids. The defines a cryptid as a creature “that has been claimed to exist but never proven to exist.  Contrary to popular belief, cryptids don’t have to be supernatural, mythical or

Card Games are Older Than You Think

Card Games are Older Than You Think When was the first card game played? How was the game played? And what did it have to do with drinking? Watch this episode of the “Unofficial, Unauthorized History of Learning Games” and discover what we can learn why ancient card games are as applicable today as they

4 Times Playing Cards Changed People’s Lives

4 Times Playing Cards Changed People’s Lives Introduction Playing cards seem like a quiet, unassuming form of entertainment or education but actually, playing cards and card games have the power to change lives and to make an impact on the world around us both positively and negatively. The ability of playing cards to impact lives

Using a Digital Game to Bring About Behavior Change

Using a Digital Game to Bring About Behavior Change Introduction One thing that is known for sure about creating a positive behavior change within an organization is that a “one-and-done” experience rarely results in the desired change. For any enterprise wide change-focused program to be successful, frequent reminders and recall activities related to the desired

Brief History of Card Games for Learning

Brief History of Card Games for Learning Introduction Sometimes looking backward can help us innovate forward. Humans have used card games throughout history and, some believe, even before human history where rocks and natural items stood for what eventually became cards. The appeal of card games is obvious. We as humans like social interaction, we

3 Digital Card Games for Sales Role Plays in 2021

3 Digital Card Games for Sales Role Plays in 2021 Uncovering Needs Objection handling Understanding the Buyer Just because we’ve all gone digital during these crazy times doesn’t mean we can’t practice sales skills and when we’ve gone back to physical locations where we can sit across from one another, that still doesn’t mean we

St. Patrick’s Day Fact or Blarney Game

St. Patrick’s Day Fact or Blarney Game St. Patrick’s Day is an enjoyable and fun holiday. People wear green, celebrate old friends and make new ones. Wouldn’t it be great if training was that simple and easy? Fortunately, there are ways to make online learning almost as enjoyable. One simple and effective way to do

Digital Card Games for Learning vs. Holiday Treats

Digital Card Games for Learning vs. Holiday Treats It’s always a joy to eat or drink a tasty holiday treat. Unfortunately, phrases like “enterprise learning” are usually not as delightful or as fun as eating, drinking or making a holiday treat. But there are ways to make online learning almost as enjoyable. One simple and

How to Create a Digital Role Play/Scenario Card Game

How to Create a Digital Role Play/Scenario Card Game Introduction to the Scenario Game Sometimes a role play activity can be a great way to help learners practice key skills and techniques needed to help win a sale or defuse an upset customer but, many times, announcing to a group of learners that they are

The Value of a Card Sort Activity

The Value of a Card Sort Activity It is more important than ever to create interesting and clever methods to encourage learners to engage with the content you are designing. If you look back in time before everything had to go digital, you’ll find that card sort games are a great way to engage with

Copyright © 2020