Ross Smith has been a guest-poster on Google’s Testing Blog. The London School of Business and the Management Innovation Lab published a case study of 42projects entitled, Game On: Theory Y meets Generation Y. His team’s work on productivity games was mentioned in The Economist, and in the recent book Changing the Game: How Video Games are Transforming the Future of Business.
Mr. Smith is experimenting with how gaming can improve productivity among next-generation workers, and the impact of games and social networking tools on management education and requisite skills for new managers.
Ross Smith has been interviewed by the Trusted Advisor, Dr. Dobb’s, MSDN, and others, and has spoken recently at the STPCon, “Future of Work” conference, Google’s Test Automation Conference in Zurich, Corbis, MIT’s Innovation Lab, and more. Recently, he participated in the Great Gamification Debate at the Game Developer’s Conference.
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