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6 essential actions that will improve your internal communication plans

6 essential actions that will improve your internal communication plans

The significance of internal communication for a modern company is paramount. Excellent communication increases productivity in the workplace. Communication barriers can lead to badly coordinated teams, hinderances while collaborating, and even a higher prevalence of consumer complaints. Effective communication is…

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ITC uses Merchants game to reinforce negotiation skills at companies in developing countries

ITC uses Merchants game to reinforce negotiation skills at companies in developing countries

The International Trade Center (ITC) is a multilateral agency with joint mandate from the United Nations (UN) and the World Trade Organization (WTO) based in Switzerland. Its purpose is to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in developing countries to…

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The Two Sides of Selling: Emotion and Negotiation

The Two Sides of Selling: Emotion and Negotiation

13/06/2019
Emilio Ballesteros

When in one of my classes I claim that “selling is transmitting”, the listener tends to equate the word “transmit” with the transfer of a product or service from the seller to the buyer. Some of my students didn’t understand…

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Guide for designing an effective welcome program for new employees

Guide for designing an effective welcome program for new employees

Onboarding (or personnel induction) ranks high among HR professional priority processes. The arrival of new employees calls for detailed preparation so that they can best understand company operations, know who their co-workers are and quickly acclimate themselves to the workplace….

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AXA creates a development path for transversal skills

AXA creates a development path for transversal skills

AXA Seguros has created an authentic development path in transversal skills for its employees. Through Gamelearn’s game-based learning courses, the insurance company has discovered an attractive and effective way to lay the foundation for employee training in soft skills. Thus,…

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Game-based learning is more successful in a company when it becomes part of its corporate culture

Game-based learning is more successful in a company when it becomes part of its corporate culture

During the last Gamelearn Annual Event held in Mexico City, participants had the opportunity to listen to the experiences of human resources and training managers from top Mexican companies like GNP Seguros, MANE, Sukarne and Universidad del Valle de México…

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MAN Truck increases its employees’ motivation thanks to game-based learning

MAN Truck increases its employees’ motivation thanks to game-based learning

MAN Truck & Bus is one of the leading international providers of commercial vehicles and transport solutions. Since 1758, its offer has ranged from trucks to financial services, technical assistance and post-sales services related to the operation of MAN vehicles….

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7 key ingredients of game-based learning

7 key ingredients of game-based learning

Game-based learning is gaining more and more ground both in the educational sector and in organizations. The secret of its success lies in determining characteristics, such as the following: Eye-catching and attractive learning scenarios for the user Making progress in…

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LG increases the engagement of its workforce through training innovation

LG increases the engagement of its workforce through training innovation

LG Electronics is one of the largest consumer electronics companies in the world. It develops technological advances in electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, currently employing more than 84,000 people. Headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, it is one of the…

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Coca-Cola FEMSA provides training to hundreds of distributors with a videogame

Coca-Cola FEMSA provides training to hundreds of distributors with a videogame

23/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

Coca-Cola FEMSA is the largest public bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world. This Mexican based company operates 64 plants in ten countries and serves 381 million consumers daily. With 2.8 million points of sale, 324 distribution centers, Coca-Cola FEMSA…

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Sonepar uses the serious game Pacific to provide hundreds of its employees in 16 countries with leadership training

Sonepar uses the serious game Pacific to provide hundreds of its employees in 16 countries with leadership training

21/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

Sonepar is the global market leader in B2B electrical distribution. Founded in France in 1969, the company currently has activities in 44 countries, over 24,000 employees, and an annual turnover of 21,000 million euros. Its mission is to identify and…

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BCD Travel provides its employees across the globe with leadership training thanks to a serious game

BCD Travel provides its employees across the globe with leadership training thanks to a serious game

14/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

BCD Travel is a company specialized in corporate travel management. It was created to provide companies with a quality service to keep their employees safe and productive during business trips. With 13,500 employees in 109 countries, the company’s 2017 turnover…

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Definitive guide to improve the productivity of your company

Definitive guide to improve the productivity of your company

Time management and personal productivity training helps you manage time effectively to achieve your personal and professional goals and the necessary work, social and personal life balance. Therefore, it is important both for your company and for you in all…

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Canada’s Royal St. George’s College chooses serious games as education for the twenty-first century

Canada’s Royal St. George’s College chooses serious games as education for the twenty-first century

Founded in 1964, Royal St. George’s College ranks as among Toronto’s best schools. Its top-tier academic program for approximately 450 students includes an education in core values such as solidarity, respect, humanism and equality. Thanks to the quality of its…

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5 examples of negotiation mistakes we can find in Disney movies

5 examples of negotiation mistakes we can find in Disney movies

06/05/2019
Gamelearn Team

One of the main things Disney has portrayed incredibly well in its movies is the conflict between heroes and villains. Very rarely negotiations between the forces of good and evil come to fruition; they are mostly unsuccessful and, almost always,…

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Dometic uses video games as a training method to attract and retain talent

Dometic uses video games as a training method to attract and retain talent

The Swedish-based company Dometic Group is a global leader in the production of air conditioning, hygiene, refrigeration, and security for all type of vehicles (RVs, cars, trucks, and boats). This company, whose slogan is “Mobile living made easy”, has over…

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What can blockchain do for e-learning?

What can blockchain do for e-learning?

30/04/2019
Gamelearn Team

In the last Expoelearning fair held in Madrid, the International Congress focused on how the blockchain technology is already helping e-learning and how it will be capable of helping it even further in the future. For some industry players, this…

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Saint-Gobain Distribution commits to serious games to bring its training further into the digital sphere

Saint-Gobain Distribution commits to serious games to bring its training further into the digital sphere

25/04/2019
Gamelearn Team

Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment France is France’s largest distributor of construction materials, with 2,200 sales points throughout the country. The company is part of the Saint-Gobain corporate group, which specializes in manufacturing glass and other high-performance construction materials and has nearly…

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Maersk boosts its legal team’s efficiency in India thanks to game-based learning

Maersk boosts its legal team’s efficiency in India thanks to game-based learning

23/04/2019
Gamelearn Team

Aditi Sharma, L&D manager at Maersk, explains the keys to success in integrating a game-based learning project in this company with almost 88,000 employees in 935 offices scattered throughout 130 countries. Q: What is Maersk’s activity? A: Maersk is an…

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Solve the mystery of productive efficiency in only five minutes

Solve the mystery of productive efficiency in only five minutes

In economics, productive efficiency – or technical efficiency – is reached when no more quantity of a product can be reached without sacrificing the production of another. If we apply this concept to productivity in the workplace we end up…

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