Author Archives | Maarten Volders

Gamestorming ignites Sweden

An Ignite talk invitation makes you feel like a kid with a new toy: excited! Perfect ingredients This was not my first time in Malmö: last autumn I provided an Innovation Games course for Softhouse. Malmö has all the ingredients for a perfect trip, namely creative people, an energetic after work culture, and the uncut version […]

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Innovation Games and Gamestorming goes Vienna

Reflecting on my trip to Vienna… Stunt pilots I always considered screaming people in airplanes to be an urban myth, or at least something that dates back to the Wright brothers when planes where flying objects, an experiment and not yet a commodity, I was mistaken. Just before the plane reached Vienna airport we were […]

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Gamestormers! We’ve got a winner!

Last month we asked you Gamestormers to record a testimonial on our site to help convince newbies and non-believers to join our movement and unleash the human potential. We’ve got a winner! Caroline den Doelder was the first Gamestormer who recorded a testimonial and thereby wins her Gamestorming book – A playbook for innovators, rulebreakers, and […]

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Stattys for all

Just a few days ago I provided a keynote at Scrum Day France about the future of work being more human. In a world where wealth is created, not so much by money or power, but by imagination, we see that behind all this high technology is low technology. Index cards, post-its, people creating and […]

Continue Reading – Mobilizing talent

In a world where knowledge has become a commodity, the shift is from “what knowledge advantage do I have today”, to “how fast can I generate new knowledge”. Finding new ways to mobilise talent is a game-changer in this era of accelerating change. Announcement Agileminds is proud to announce to be one of the founding […]

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Gamestormers! Tell us your story and win…

Just a couple of days ago I was on stage at Scrum Day France talking about “The future of work is about being more human“. At some point I asked the audience to raise their hands if they ever heard of #gamestorming and I was surprised to learn that roughly only 10 out of +500 people […]

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