Great things don’t happen in a vacuum. But creating an environment for creative thinking and innovation can be a daunting challenge. How can. Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers | Dave Gray, Sunni Brown, James Macanufo | ISBN: The answer may surprise you: gamestorming. This book includes more A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers. By Dave Gray, Sunni.
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Aug 24, Michele Ide-smith rated it it was amazing.
Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rule-breakers, and Changemakers by Dave Gray
How can a game only be an opening game when each game consists of opening, exploring, and closing? They should have named their “games” ac Recommended reading for all people who run workshops over and over again I distract one star because they leave me a little bit confused. Dec 26, Jean-marie Prevost rated it really liked it. But the instructions and timing of the games need some adjustment in practise.
I’ve competed in games like this my whole life, and know from years of coaching and mentoring how useful games can be as a way to structure problems, think about solutions and get people directed. And to be honest, many of the “games” are traditional business school exercises, couched in the term dor.
Nice, well-written book with lots of interesting content. My library Help Advanced Book Search. The defined space, simple rules, and unpredictable outcomes of games make them ideal for this sort of work. Chapter 2 10 Essentials for Gamestorming. Excelent book A must-have for anyone who needs to get the most from a team.
Chapter 8 Putting Gamestorming to Work. The authors have identified tools and techniques from some of the world’s most innovative professionals, whose teams collaborate and make great things happen.
If the book is split to 2 books, it would give better experience to the reader. May 05, Ghassan Samaha rated it it was amazing.
We used to run a fortnightly collaboration club at work where we tried out a game and reflected on how and when it would be most useful.
Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rule-breakers, and Changemakers
Even if you don’t do these kinds o This is a terrific book for ideas and techniques for running innovation sessions. A toolkit to help teams synthesize, align or create. Preview — Gamestorming by Dave Gray.
This book gives a fresh perspective about game as play which brings out the essence of our gamestormming childlike attributes that is prese Ninovators this fast-paced moving world, every organisation needs creative ideas for constantly re-inventing and innovating.
Definitely feels like some sections were added as fillers.
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The index is great for finding an activity and planning an agenda quickly. Chapter 6 Games for Exploring. The answer may surprise you: Find out why — and how — with Gamestorming. Aug 30, Russell Baylis rated it really liked it Shelves: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers.
Lastly, I would strongly suggest the creation of a game index to better facilitate looking up games that would be useful for particular goals. Jun 13, Violet rated it it was amazing. In its current version, it reads like management porn, not the Jesus meet Bible thought-provoking game changer it sets out to be.
Return to Book Page. I think that the authors could have done things differently in order to increase the appeal of the book to professionals, as well as to inhovators its utility. To ask other readers questions gamesyorming Gamestormingplease sign up. While many of the games described date back to the 60’s and 70’s, there are some more recently designed games.
This is not to say that some might not find the concepts portrayed I am giving this book a tentative rating.
But creating an environment for creative thinking and innovation can be a daunting challenge. The first step is understanding many problems lack a clear path to the solution.
May gamestoorming, David rated it really liked it. Published first published August 7th The book is not that great to just sit down and read, since after the intro it’s a list of different games on how to achieve an objective.
This book is the result: Even if you don’t do these kinds of things gamwstorming, it’s a good book to see how your own personal brainstorming can improve. Sep 09, Adrian Howard rated it it was amazing. May 05, Rebecca Karasik rated it really liked it. There is however, a large section detailing actual games, and it could be that I will find something that could spark me.
A great resource for anyone who plxybook facilitates workshops or who should be! The book begins with a description of what comprises a game. Secondly, I think that the book would have benefited from more example studies, woven throughout the narrative of the book. Overall a very easy way to think about how to solve problems at the jerb.
As the authors say: