4/10/19 CareerServChat Questions

Join us for #CareerServChat on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 12:30pm ET/9:30 am PT.

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Welcome to #CareerServChat! Please share your name/pronouns, where you work or study, and… What is your favorite game? From Pong to Monopoly to Fortnite, let’s hear it! Remember to include the #CareerServChat hashtag. Thanks for joining in, today's chat is going to be EPIC!

Thanks to Ronda Ansted of @bethechangecc for guest hosting! The chat lasts an hour. Each question is numbered (Q1, Q2 etc.) so respond with A1, A2 etc. The last 5 minutes are for networking & sharing links. #CareerServChat

Q1. Think about a game you've been addicted to and what behaviors did you see in yourself. Special challenge: Frame the behavior positively! For example: "Didn't notice time passing" or "Kept trying even when I failed." #CareerServChat

Q2. What kind of innate human motivation do games tap into? For example: Competition, social recognition, the need to reach level 1,000? 😉 #CareerServChat

Q3. What gets in the way of your students or clients participating or persevering in their career planning? What excuses do you hear on a regular basis? #CareerServChat

Q4. How can the behaviors related to gamification motivate these students? #CareerServChat

Q5. What types of gamification strategies have you used? #CareerServChat

Q6. What tools are out there that you know of? #CareerServChat

Q7. What are some ideas you have for incorporating gamification into your career center? What's one way you can make career planning more fun? #CareerServChat

Q8. Who are the most thoughtful voices in the #gamification of #CareerDevelopment or #HR that we should be listening to and learning from? Who is leading the way? Share in the weeks ahead with the hashtag #CareerServChat!

Circle time! Share blog posts, research, & resources related to this topic. Enjoyed someone's insights? Follow ’em here and connect with ’em on LinkedIn. Special thanks to our host Ronda Ansted of @bethechangecc! Keep the conversation going with the hashtag #CareerServChat.

Thanks for joining us! We’ll be back here on the second Wednesday of April 4/10 at 12:30 pm ET/9:30 am PT. Topic: Gamification and Career Design with Ronda Anstead of @bethechangecc! Follow the Twitter handle @CareerServChat to get reminders, and please share. #CareerServChat