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Agile Portfolio Management: Designing for Multi team Engagement

Sep,20,2018
At Conteneo, we conveniently shorten this value to: Collaboration. Quite simply, collaboration is the core of getting things done in Agile teams, and Lean/Agile Portfolio Management is no exception!
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Agile Portfolio Management: Five Core Frameworks for Product Portfolios

Sep,13,2018
In this newsletter I’d like to highlight five frameworks that I think are amazing for portfolio management, especially when the portfolio has a number of products serving one or more market segments.
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Agile Portfolio Management: Building Alignment on Personal and Portfolio Goals

Sep,6,2018
Agile Portfolio Management concerns itself with making a variety of choices: what programs, projects, initiatives, epics or value streams should be funded.
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Agile Portfolio Management: Participatory Budgeting and Stakeholder Engagement

Aug,30,2018
Recent research from a number of organizations suggests that employee engagement is at an all time low. That’s pretty scary, and perhaps somewhat hard to believe for Agile organizations.
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Agile Portfolio Management: Essential and Advanced Road mapping

Aug,27,2018
A lot of portfolio managers think the key to portfolio management is lining up a bunch of projects and then selecting the best of the bunch.
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Epic Weave Update: Weave Team for Enterprises!

Mar,5,2018
We are incredibly excited to announce that Weave Teams for Enterprises has launched! This amazing new capability provides some epic wins for Agile organizations who seek to improve collaboration within and across teams.
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SAFe PI planning Toolkit

Dec,11,2017
A challenge faced by many SAFe organizations is creating an efficient PI planning process: one in which the in-person meeting advocated by SAFe generates high-impact, actionable results.
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Design Tip: Customizing Kanban Boards

Nov,13,2017
Weavers love to tailor frameworks to better meet their needs. A great way to do this is to start with a core framework and then extend it with additional frameworks or replicate it to enable collaboration at scale.
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Design Tip: Multi-Framework Retrospectives

Oct,17,2017
In this design tip, I’d like to share two frameworks that extend the basic use of the Sailboat/Speedboat retrospective technique into something far more powerful.
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Luke’s Notebook Oct/9/2017

Oct,9,2017
Today I am announcing the release of an important feature in the Weave platform: Fully anonymous participation. It isn’t often that a single feature deserves a newsletter and a blog post, but given the state of our society and the reality of what many people experience in their organizations
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Luke’s Notebook Sep/5/2017

Sep,5,2017
I’m going be devoting several newsletters and blog posts to budgeting, hoping to help move an often rigid and painful process into something more Agile, more collaborative and more inclusive.
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Weave Update: NEW List View

Aug,16,2017
Well, we’re excited to share that it’s now possible with Weave’s new List View which features a bunch of awesome enhancements.
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Luke’s Notebook Jul/24/2017

Jul,24,2017
Organizations are finding it harder than ever to understand and build alignment on priorities. These challenges exist at all levels of the company: strategic decision-making, roadmaps, business models and backlogs.
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WEAVE Update: Making Frameworks More Social

Jul,18,2017
It can be fun to explore and play around with different frameworks in Weave, the reality is that sometimes all you want to do is ask a question about how to use it from the Weaver who added it to Weave.
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WEAVE Update: Image Downloads

Jul,3,2017
Experienced Weavers know that the visual collaboration frameworks in Idea Engine can be more powerful when you include them in presentations or print them in large format to share on the wall.
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Luke’s Notebook Jun/27/2017

Jun,27,2017
We’re often asked about the “ROI” of collaboration. At times the question seems absurd, for reasons that I’ll explain later.
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Playcamp Panama

Jun,7,2017
Playcamps are one-day regional conferences celebrating the use of collaborative frameworks, Innovation Games® and other serious games for problem-solving in both the public and private sector.
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Playcamp Panama

Jun,7,2017
Playcamps are one-day regional conferences celebrating the use of collaborative frameworks, Innovation Games® and other serious games for problem-solving in both the public and private sector.
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New Feature May/17/2017

May,17,2017
Creating Frameworks From Forums – Sometimes the best way to create a custom framework is to start with one of the pre-configured Weave frameworks, edit to to meet your needs, and then use it as a forum.
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Luke’s Notebook Apr/26/2017

Apr,26,2017
Somewhere along the line the Agile community decided to use the word “Epic” to mean “Product Backlog Item too big for a Sprint”. I’ve contributed to this use of the word in our training, often thinking it was helpful.
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Design Tip Apr/18/2017

Apr,18,2017
I thought this would make a great design tip, because each of these support different kinds of collaboration events.
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Luke’s Notebook Mar/28/2017

Mar,28,2017
Some of the best insights come when you’re teaching advanced classes. In November of 2016, in a master class on Agile Portfolio Prioritization I co-taught with Certified Collaboration Instructor Raphael Goumot, we developed and shared a whole host of insights that were worthy of sharing.
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Design Tip Mar/21/2017

Mar,21,2017
One of the more common uses of Decision Engine is portfolio planning and portfolio prioritization.
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Design Tip Feb/21/2017

Feb,21,2017
In this Product Tip we will suggest a few ways that you can leverage solitary play in collaborative frameworks and introduce you to the solitary play version of Buy a Feature.
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Product Tip Jan/18/2017

Jan,18,2017
In this Product Tip we will suggest a few ways that you can leverage solitary play in collaborative frameworks and introduce you to the solitary play version of Buy a Feature.
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Product Tip Jan/18/2017

Jan,18,2017
In this Product Tip we will suggest a few ways that you can leverage solitary play in collaborative frameworks and introduce you to the solitary play version of Buy a Feature.
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San Jose Budget Games 2017

Jan,5,2017
Since 2011, Conteneo has produced several pro-bono Participatory Budgeting and Zero-Based Budgeting programs for the City of San José, CA, through our 501(c)3 nonprofit sister organization, the Every Voice Engaged Foundation (EVEF).
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Design Tip 12/20/16

Dec,20,2016
Over the past 15 years we’ve produced thousands of Participatory Budgeting and Buy a Feature events. In that time we’ve created a lot of variations of the core theme – and we continue to create more!
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Framework of the month 12/7/16

Dec,7,2016
It is the time of year where we reflect on what we’ve accomplished and set plans for the coming year. Accordingly, we and several of our clients are presently engaged in various forms of strategic planning and roadmapping.
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Product Tip 11/22/16

Nov,22,2016
Idea Engine Product Tip: Editing Regions in Visual Collaboration Frameworks
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Luke’s Notebook 11/15/16

Nov,15,2016
The central tool of managing work in Scrum/Agile teams is the backlog, “an ordered list of everything that might be needed in the product and is the single source of requirements for any changes to be made to the product.”
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Framework of the month 11/8/16

Nov,9,2016
We set a goal for focusing on one framework each month. I was about to let the goal go sliding by, but Ari gently reminded me that we set goals in order to achieve them.
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Luke’s Notebook 11/1/16

Nov,1,2016
What is stopping you from learning something new this month? Check out a few new offerings below and jumpstart your progress.
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Luke’s Notebook 10/25/16

Oct,25,2016
In my Agile 2015 keynote, I challenged the Agile Community to change the world by playing two games.
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ETB 9/20

Oct,20,2016
You are invited to spend a day learning from special guest speakers, diverse panelists, elected officials, policy makers and civil servants.
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ETB 9/20

Oct,20,2016
You are invited to spend a day learning from special guest speakers, diverse panelists, elected officials, policy makers and civil servants.
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Engage The Bay

Oct,13,2016
You are invited to spend an amazing day learning from speakers, panels and your fellow colleagues about a wide range of civic engagement strategies.
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Master-Newsletter

Sep,20,2016
Welcome to latest issue of our monthly newsletter covering the latest news, events and announcements from us .
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Master-Newsletter

Sep,20,2016
Welcome to latest issue of our monthly newsletter covering the latest news, events and announcements from us .
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Monthly News Letter August 2016

Aug,8,2016
Check out a few new offerings below and visit the training schedule to see what you can be a part of in the months of August & September.
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Monthly News Letter May 2016

May,19,2016
Rest and relaxation are important and so is broadening your knowledge! Expand your skills with a class this summer and maximize your capabilities.
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Agile Australia 2016 follow up

May,5,2016
The conference will take place June 20 & 21 at the Melbourne Convention Center. I’m keynoting on the 21st!
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Monthly News Letter April 2016

Apr,25,2016
Better Ideas. Better Strategy. Better Execution.What is stopping you from learning something new this month?
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Conteneo Cloud Update

Apr,18,2016
As you know, we have been working on improvements to the Conteneo Cloud. We are getting closer to implementing these changes and wanted to give you a sneak peak!
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NEW AgileAustralia16

Apr,15,2016
I’ll be teaching Collaboration Frameworks for Agile Teams on June 22 in Melbourne and June 23 in Sydney.
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Playcamp London 2016

Apr,14,2016
We invite you to join us on May 13, 2016 for Playcamp London. This one-day event will bring together the vibrant community of practitioners who use Innovation Games, Game Storming, Business Model Canvas.
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CSPO+CAA Certification follow up 3.25.6

Apr,4,2016
I wanted to get in touch and make sure you are aware of some upcoming trainings with our CEO, Luke Hohmann
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Montly News Letter

Mar,25,2016
Have you missed out on broadening your skills this month? Have you been collaborating and getting creative? Challenge yourself and learn a new framework or design your own game in Chandler, Arizona!
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Southwest Training Classes MarApr2016

Feb,29,2016
For more than a decade, we’ve taught business leaders — from companies such as Adobe, Cisco, Daimler Financial, RELX Group, Transamerica and Yahoo!
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Followup Collab Confab 2016.

Feb,26,2016
Thanks so much for spending two days with us at the Collaboration Confab! Microsoft was an absolutely brilliant host, the speakers were phenomenal, and the conversation and dialogue was inspirational!
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Corrected: Attendee Logistics Collaboration Confab 2016.

Feb,18,2016
The Collaboration Confab is only days away, and we’re really looking forward to spending it with you. I’m sending some logistical information!
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Attendee Logistics Collaboration Confab 2016.

Feb,16,2016
The Collaboration Confab is only days away, and we’re really looking forward to spending it with you. I’m sending some logistical information!
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Last Chance Discount Confab.

Feb,9,2016
The Collaboration Confab will be 18-19 February 2016 at Microsoft’s Silicon Valley Campus. This is your last chance to secure your pass!
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Innovation List – Collab Confab Update.

Jan,27,2016
The Collaboration Confab is only a few weeks away, and we’re really excited about the program. The two-day conference at Microsoft’s Silicon Valley Campus.
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Innovation List — CollabConfab Announcement.

Jan,20,2016
I’m writing to invite you to join us at the Collaboration Confab , which will be February 18-19, 2016 at Microsoft’s Silicon Valley Campus in Mountain View, CA. Upcoming events & more.

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Taking the Pain Out of Prioritization 

Customer Story: Telecom Takes the Pain out of Prioritization. Blog Post: Budget Puzzles — More Harm than Good. Product Update: Idea Engine 2.0 is Live! Collaboration Confab: Enterprise Collaboration Workshop added. Upcoming events & more.

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Are Participatory Budgeting Games the Perfect Game? 

Customer Story: The Value of Large Scale Retrospectives. Blog Post: Are Participatory Budgeting Games the Perfect Game? Product Update: Idea Engine 2.0 Preview. Collaboration Confab: Agenda Live! Video Chat: Luke Hohmann & Nearsoft Team Talk Massive Civic Engagement. Upcoming events & more.

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Collaboration at Scale: The 2016 San José, CA, Participatory Budgeting Project

Collaboration at Scale: The 2016 San José, CA, Participatory Budgeting Project. Join us for the Collaboration Confab 2016: Speakers Announced. Collaboration Framework Spotlight: Product Box to Science Fairs. Upcoming events & more.

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Using Customer Design Jams for Product Development 

Blog Post: Luke Hohmann on using a customer design jam in our redesign of Idea Engine. Product Update: Playing with Sand or the inspiration behind our UI’s new color palette. Collaboration Communities: Playcamps in Singapore & Panama and more. Upcoming events & more.

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Using Games to Create Amazing Products 

Podcast: Listen to Luke Hohmann’s podcast with Chad McAllister,
“Using Games to Create Amazing Products.” Building Empathy with the Knowsy Board Game. Conteneo and the Wirtschaftskammer Wien Bring Innovation to Vienna-based Companies. Remember the Future, Empathy Map and UI Design in Ukraine. Upcoming events & more.

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Crappy Code or Crappy Collaboration? 

Blog post: Do you really have technical debt problem? Watch Luke Hohmann’s Agile 2015 Keynote, “Awesome Superproblems”. How to build a conference booth from brown paper and duct tape. Online Retrospectives: New collaboration frameworks from SolutionIQ’s Ledala Madhavi. Upcoming events & more.

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Games for Civic Engagement: Participate in Every Voice Engaged’s 24-Hour Day of Play 

Be Part of Luke Hohmann’s Agile 2015 Keynote! Platform Update: Introducing the Framework Selector! Agile 2015 Keynote preview. On Nouns and Verbs and Choosing the Right Framework. Upcoming events & more.

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Introducing Fully Functional Free Trials + Lower Pricing 

Platform Update: Limited free subscriptions replaced by 30-day Pro trials. Agile 2015 Keynote preview. Case study: Tackling school enrollment growth with Strategy Engine. Upcoming events & more.

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Collaboration vs. Solo Participation in Market Research 

Luke Hohmann blogs about the differences between collaborative and non-collaborative market research. Collaboration Cloud rebranding cheat-sheet: What’s in a name? New master class “Designing for Multidimensional Collaboration”. Playcamps in Santiago, Chile & San Francisco. Upcoming classes & more.

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You Should Be Playing at Work! 

Luke Hohmann talks with InfoQ about incorporating Play into work and Playcamp London & Playcamp Paris. Upcoming webinar on building world-class CAB programs with Ignite Advisory Group. Enterprise Upgrades: Innovation Games Online 4.6. Playcamp Paris and London Rocked: Twitter update. Upcoming classes & more.

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Innovation Games: Lean Startup’s Secret Weapon! 

How Innovation Games is a Lean Startup secret weapon by Theraspec’s Hart Shafer. Hello, World IGO 4.3 — Or what the Dev team did over winter vacation. Webinars are back in 2015: Sky Betting & Gaming and Ignite Advisory Group stop by for a chat. Upcoming classes & more.

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The 3rd Innovation Games Summit Was Awesome! 

Game on! Luke Hohmann’s reflections on the IG Summit. Missed the Summit? Check out the presentations. Collaboration Superpowers Podcast. Webinars On Demand: Our video library. Upcoming classes & more.

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LEVEL UP! Get Certification Credit for In-Person Games 

Certified Collaboration Architect Program Adds Credits for In-Person Games, Webinar on Amplifying Collaboration with NetApp’s Mercedes Adams, How Transamerica Is Driving Innovation through Employee Engagement & more.

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Luke Hohmann talks about Solo vs. Social Computing 

Introducing Innovation Games online 3.9, Webinar on Enterprise Retrospectives with b.win party’s Steve Guthrie, Submissions for 2014 Innovation Games Summit Open & more.

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Adobe Amps Up CABs With Innovation Games®. 

Enterprise Retrospectives, 2014 Innovation Games Summit, Upcoming Webinars from Conteneo’s Luke Hohmann and Will Sensenderfer from Rackspace & more.

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Budget Games Results, Verisign’s portfolio prioritization and more.

4th Annual Budget Games; New EBook: Portfolio Management wins with Innovation Games; Innovation Games: Building Better Broadband; Buy a Feature to learn Scrum; Innovation Games for New Product Development & more.

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All I Want for Christmas is Buy a Feature 2.0! 

Santa came early! Buy a Feature 2.0!; Best Practices in Participatory Budgeting; Serious Games for Civic Engagement;  Minimal Viable Product with Innovation Games; Interview with Luke Hohmann: How Are Serious Games Reinventing Businesses? & more.

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Using Games to Conquer Complex Scales

Meet Conteneo; Serena Software Conquers the Complex Sale with Games; We Knew Our Games Were Good. Research Proves They’re Great; Join us & Move Ahead of the Competition; Serious Games At Work, iPadalooza & more; Hail to the Chief (Gaming Officer, that is.)

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Story Listening Instead of Story Telling

Innovation Games at Work: Story Listening, not Storytelling; It’s Back!  IG Summit Coming to Amsterdam; Conference News: Running with the Gazelles; Games for Good: Budget Games in Belgium; Meet the Team: Biz Strategist/Marketing Pro Nancy Chou Knows Knowsy; Innovation Games + Scrum = Awesome

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Get Certified and Party Like it’s 2001

Heads Up! Are You Ready to be Innovation Games-Certified?; Innovation Games at Work: Oh Shit! to Oh Wow! in 30 Minutes; It’s a Wrap! The 1st Innovation Games Summit was Awesome!; Webinar: It’s Time to Change the Rules of Work; Games for Good: Budget Games: Three Times the Charm!; Cyberspace Roundup: From Breaking Barriers to Better Focus Groups

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PayPal Puts Innovation Games® to Work. 

Innovation Games Summit: Don’t Miss Out: New Speakers, Certification, Last-Minute Discounts & more!; Innovation Games at Work: PayPal Nets Payoff from Using Innovation Games; Games for Good: 3rd Annual Budget Games for San José, CA; Globe Trotting: Meaningful Games–Michigan to France

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Taking France by Storm, Early Bird Deadline and more

Innovation Games at Work: Objet Direct Puts Product Box Into Play; As seen in the Financial Times: Playing the Budget Game; Get Involved! Volunteer & Help San Jose Citizens Make a Difference through Budget Games; Innovation Games Summit: New sessions from IBM, John Deere, Kaiser Permanent and others — Early Bird Ends Soon!; Game Spotlight: 20/20 Vision–with Wooden Blocks!

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BusinessWeek Reports on Games Politicians Play

Innovation Games at Work: Blue Cross Blue Shield Gets Market Insight from Games; It’s Back! IG Summit Coming to Amsterdam; Celebrating 10 Years: Innovation Games Summit: Be There!; As Seen in Businessweek: Making Sense of the Games Politicians Play; Game Spotlight: Playing Prune the Product Tree Down Under; Cyberspace Roundup: Product Box spans the globe, Snow Summit gets Gamified, Community Growth through Games and more!

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Introducing Scrum Knowsy®

Introducing Scrum Knowsy; Improving Team Performance through Games; Agile 2012 T-shirt Contest; Agile 2012 Preview–30+ sessions by Innovation Gamers; Tivo wants Innovation Gamers, Barcelona Meetup, 21apps brings Product Box to UK and South African Innovation; Meet the Team: Aneega AB’s Ulf Hannelius.

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Kingpins, Sharks & Collaborationists

What Do Games Have to Do with Sales Enablement?; Differences Between Online & In-person Games: Part 2; Every Voice Engaged Interview with Kip Harkness, assistant to the city manager, City of San Jose; Data Warehouses and Innovation Games; Cyberspace Roundup: CIPO Games, Innovation Games in Australia, Job or Joy for Team Development, Innovation Games for Lean Startups & more.

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Go Pro and Give Back

Launch of Every Voice Engaged; Budget Games at Agile 2012; Differences Between Online & In-person Games: Part 1; UVA Leadership Program Puts Buy a Feature to Work; Cyberspace Roundup: Innovation Games at the Gap, Speed Boat and the Right Side of the Brain, Travel Execs play Speed Plane & more; Meet the Team: Jason Tanner.

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Gaming the Government (In a Good Way.) 

Shaping Future Features with Prune the Product Tree; Results from San Jose Budget Games 2012; Gaming the Whitehouse; Game Spotlight: Remember the Future; Cyberspace Roundup: Speed Boat’s Force Field, The Future’s History, Product Box in Brazil & more.

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San Jose Citizens Battle Budget Woes with Innovation Games®

San Jose Plays Innovation Games to 2012-2013 Balance Budget; Audacious Gaming; Introducing Innovation Games Copilots; Game Spotlight: Start Your Day; Cyberspace Roundup: Gamification in Business, Sailboat/Speed Boat, Instant Play for Getting to Done & more; Meet the team: Teicko Huber.

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The Entrepreneur’s Dilemma: Perseverance or Pivot

Buy a Feature Integration with VersionOne; The Entrepreneur’s Dilemma: Perseverance or Pivot?; San Jose Budget Games 2012; Game Spotlight: Buy a Feature; Cyberspace Roundup: eBooks, Instant Play, 3D Speed Boats & more; Meet the team: Laura Richardson.

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The ROI of Innovation Games®

The ROI of Innovation Games; IGO Updates: Game Invites Get a Makeover; Locked & Loaded for SXSW Interactive 2012; Game Spotlight: Facilitating Remember the Future;Speed Boat for Better Understanding; Product Box in Russia, United Kingdom and France; Innovation Games and Visual Meetings; Meet the team: Michael Gaines & more.

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Corporate Spring, Shipping Products, New Pricing and more

(Em)powering Technonomy Workers through Innovation Games; IGO Updates: New Subscription pricing and features; IG at work: StockTwits; Innovation Games en Francais; U/X at the Heart of the Game; & more.

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Adobe Puts Innovation Games® to Work

Adobe case study, the international appeal of visual collaboration, Product Box and the 10 year old entrepreneur, Knowsy board game, Meet the team: 21apps & more.

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Games for Gov, Patents & NPR, Agile 2011 and more

IndieGoGo Campaign; Intellectual Ventures, Software Patents, NPR & Innovation Games; Agile 2011; Better Retrospectives, Triple Helix Trilicious, From Russia with InnovGames Love & more…; Meet the team: Andrea Dinneen.

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Military Health System Puts Innovation Games® to Work

Military Health System case study, Using Buy a Feature for Doing Good, Games for Gov, Quova: Innovation Games for Sales Training, Transforming Speed Boat, Agile Games & IP Nightmares, Meet the team: Maarten Volders.

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ChangeCamp Puts Innovation Games® to Work

Case study: ChangeCamp Sault St. Marie, Transforming Enterprise Collaboration Through Expertise Communities, Product Box for Small Business, Agile Games 2011 report, Innovation Games en Francais, Meet the team: JD Yaske.

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Gamification & Execs, Agile Transformation, Games for Good and more

Case study: VersionOne; Gamification, Innovation Games & Seriously Fun Executives; Everybody Loves Buy a Feature; Knowsy Knows Ad Games; PTPT for Roadmaps, Gamification for Good, & more; Meet the team: Jeff Brantley.

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Oracle Puts Innovation Games® to Work

Case study: Oracle; A Realistic Vision for Citizen Engagement through Games; ‘Instant Play’ Games Arrive!; Innovation Games Exchange report; Clearing the Elephants from the Room (Remember the Future); Games and Government, Product Box Practice, IG around the World; Meet the team: Jonathan Clark.

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City of San Jose Battles Budget Woes with Innovation Games®

Case study: City of San Jose, CA; The Super Knowsy Product BoxI’m Tired of One Night StandsIG in the HuffPo, Process Improvement, Down with PowerPoint and moreIGO Tips & Tricks: Pricing Buy a Feature items.

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Reed Elsevier Puts Innovation Games® to Work

Case study: Reed Elsevier Doubles Down with Enterprise License; Engaging Citizens Through Games; BuyerZone plays Product Box; Matchmaking, Game Adaptations, Product Box for Product Launch and more; Meet the team: Santiago Zavala; IGO Tips & Tricks: Editing Invitation Letters.

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Points & Badges Are Missing the Point

Case study: PKG Consulting & Remember the Future; Gamification: Points and Badges Are Missing the Point; iPad contest and free download; Neuroscience, Product Pricing and more; IGTFs top 200+ worldwide; Meet the team: Tami Carter.

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Are You Serious Enough for Serious Games?

Case study: Grameen America and PDMA; Maybe You’re Not Serious Enough for Serious Games; Bevill Edge’s Knowsy Product Box Video; Infographics, Clients Only, 60-personRemember the Future and more; Playing Games with the PMI Agile Community of Practice; Meet the team: Dan O’Leary.

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SAP: Still Playing Games After Three Years

Case Study: SAP; Why You Need a Chief Gaming Officer; Fighting Poverty at PDMA; IG Blog Buzz: Jim Judge, Jesse Fewell, Michael Sahota and Mike DePaol; IG Tips & Tricks: LOTS of New Videos and Updated Docs; and Luke’s Podcast with SearchQualitySoftware.

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IG Tips and Tricks, Guest Blogger Ryan Peel, and more

Case Study: LexisNexis Sales team; IG Takes Agile 2010 by Storm; IGO Tips & Tricks: Perfect Pricing for Buy a Feature Online; Luke Hohmann and OpenView: Helping Early Stage Companies Master Market Segmentation; 100 Best Books for Agile Development; TechTarget’s Yvette Francino Asks, ‘Who Says Work Can’t Be Fun?; Certified Scrum Product Owner with Innovation Games®; Ryan Peel’s 8 Tips for Online Game Facilitation;

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Cisco Cius Puts Innovation Games® to Work

Case Study: Cisco Cius; Luke’s Post-Agile-Apocalyptic Nightmare; IGO Gos IPad, Semi-stealth Mode; IGO Update, Inflight Additions; Market Research: The Evolution of Listening, Susan Abbott; John Matthesen Brings Innovation Games to TechBA; Innovation Games Takes the Agile 2010 Conference by Storm; Go Gamestorming Book Forward and Ryan Peel’s Script for Facilitating Online Visual Collaboration Games.

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From Doodle to Collaborative Game

How to Make Any Doodle or Image a Collaborative Game; Case study: Direct Writers vs. Independent Agents– Using Innovation Games Online for Visual Collaboration; Affiliate/Referral Program Launches!; Case study: Scrum Alliance; IGO Tips & Tricks: Using Excel to Import Buy a Feature Online Game Definitions; and Using Serious Games to Improve Strategic Sales (whitepaper).

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Play a Game

IGO Goes SaaS–Subscriptions live; Luke on Innovation Games & Technical Debt; Featured Facilitator games launched.

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