Gamify Your Life: A Guide to Incentivising Everything

Going to the gym for an hour is 2 red points. Calling my mom is 1 blue point while calling Aunt Deborah is 5 blue points because, honestly, Aunt Deb’s sort of a pain to talk to and sometimes she says crazy inappropriate things. Cleaning the bathroom is 15 red points. Otherwise I would never do it. This is the plan to gamify my life, to relate everything I do to a point-based game.

Vicki Kossoff @ The Learning Factor‘s insight:

The basic idea behind gamification is that games are inherently more engaging, rewarding, and fun. The gamification system encourages positive behavior and constant involvement through winning incentives.

See on lifehacker.com

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