Daily Archives: May 15, 2014


The US Trade & Commerce Institute (USTCI) conducts business surveys and research to identify companies that have achieved demonstrable success in their local business environment and industry category. They are recognized as having enhanced the commitment and contribution of small businesses through service to their customers and community. Each year, the USTCI panel identifies firms that have […]



Games vs. Gamification

Gamification is too often confused with gaming. Of course, gamification makes things more fun, but its real value lies in the increased engagement and motivation that it generates by stimulating users to go beyond their limits to ‘win’ something. So let’s clarify: Games vs. Gamification: gamification is not about points and badges on an activity, […]