Kindle : how gamification can motivate jobseekers

B. van der Kruys, J.V. Khan

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Prolonged unemployment can lead to depression and a loss of self-esteem. Gamification is a strategy that engages and motivates groups of people by implementing game mechanics and dynamics in an existing non-gaming system. This paper studies the possibility of using gamification to motivate job seekers. To test the effectiveness of the ideas proposed in this paper, a between-subjects study was executed. Those results, although preliminary, do suggest the potential of including gamification features in job seeking systems.
Originele taal-2Engels
TitelHCI in Business
SubtitelSecond International Conference, HCIB 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings
RedacteurenF.F.-H. Nah, C.-H. Tan
Plaats van productieDordrecht
UitgeverijSpringer
Pagina's481-492
ISBN van geprinte versie978-3-319-20895-4
DOI's
StatusGepubliceerd - jul 2015

Publicatie series

NaamLNCS
Volume9191

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van der Kruys, B., & Khan, J. V. (2015). Kindle : how gamification can motivate jobseekers. In FF-H. Nah, & C-H. Tan (editors), HCI in Business: Second International Conference, HCIB 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings (blz. 481-492). (LNCS; Vol. 9191). Dordrecht: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20895-4_44