TOTEM TRY TO 'ESCAPE THE ROOM' ...
This year for our Christmas party we decided to do more than just a lunch and a few drinks and put our game solving skills to the test. Let’s face it, we know we can make great games, but can we win them? Especially when they are time limited, under some serious pressure and we are locked in rooms…. which we have to escape. That’s right!! We decided to try our hand at a couple of room escape games.
HOW TO EXECUTE A SUCCESSFUL PROJECT
Whether you’re officially a project manager or not, the chances are that you’ll still be carrying out tasks that could constitute a project. There are a number of core project management skills that will help you with this.
LEVELLING UP LEADERSHIP WITH SERIOUS GAMES
Leadership, like many other soft topics which are classed as critical 21st Century skills is a tough nut to crack. There is only so much theory one can learn about a soft skill before you need to bite the bullet and head out to the real world to practice your new found knowledge. But therein lies a challenge; to practice leadership skills you need people to lead and said people may not be immediately available. And to top it off, if you turn out to be a poor leader, you risk widespread damage amongst the team.
So how can we address leadership development using games?