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  1. Sustaining Passionate Users at Web Directions South 2011 | Lanyrd

    Yes, business applications can be made fun and gamelike. No, points, levels and badges are not the way to create sustained interest.

    While many sites have added superficial gaming elements to make interactions more engaging, the companies that “get it” have a better understanding of the psychology behind motivation. They know how to design sites that keep people coming back again and again.

    So what are the secrets? What actually motivates people online? How do you create sustained interest in your product or service? Speaker Stephen P. Anderson will share common patterns from game design, learning theories, and neuroscience to reveal what motivates—and demotivates—people over the long haul.

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  2. Kathy Sierra | How to Kick Ass

    Kathy Sierra talks about expertise and neuroscience. The study of the differences between the world class performer and the average performer reveals something more important than genetics. Sierra shares several tips on how everyone can improve their performance and the most important factors in getting really good at something.

    http://itc.conversationsnetwork.org/shows/detail3773.html#

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