motivation

WED Awards $550k Business Scale-Up Funding to PUG Interactive

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, [August 12, 2019] -- PUG Interactive Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Western Economic Diversification Canada to receive $550k in funding through the Business Scale-up and Productivity (BSP) program. Federal minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Navdeep Bains made the announcement along with Terry Beech, MP for Burnaby North-Seymour. The objectives of the BSP program are

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PUG Interactive Selected by Government of Canada For Technology Acceleratation

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, [August 7, 2019] -- PUG Interactive Inc. is excited to announce that the Government of Canada has selected it as one of the high-potential technologies companies chosen to participate in the 2019 Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) in Silicon Valley. Participating CTA companies are given focused assistance to take advantage of what the local market has to offer, including mentorship and advice from industry

By |2019-08-08T10:54:56-07:00August 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

PUG Interactive Partners with Leading Italian Lottery Sisal

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 10, 2019 – PUG Interactive, a leader in gamified engagement solutions for enterprise, today announced that Sisal Entertainment S.p.A. (“Sisal”) has selected PUG Interactive’s Picnic™ to develop an innovative fantasy game which will offer a selectable mission based engagement system for players to craft their own personalised journey. Sisal has built a relationship of trust and credibility with over 14 million

By |2019-04-10T08:16:06-07:00April 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

PUG Interactive Wins Global Excellence Award

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 29, 2019 -- PUG Interactive Inc. is excited to announce it has been given the 2019 Global Excellence Award for Best in Gameplay-Based Online Engagement & Loyalty Solutions. Global Excellence Awards are an annual program to recognise and reward the firms and individuals whose sustained outstanding performance has seen them leading the way in their industry. Global Excellence Awards is a flagship program

By |2019-04-01T12:57:08-07:00March 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Demystifying Intrinsic & Extrinsic Motivation: Rewarding Rewards & Incenting Incentives

2015/03/12Applying game-design thinking into non-game situations to make them fun and engaging is what some people call “gamification.” On the surface, it sounds like a great idea—turn boring interactions or information into something that feels fun and game-like!  What’s not to like? But here at Pug Pharm where we design community engagement solutions to solve challenging business problems for a living, we shudder at the

By |2015-03-12T18:07:17-07:00March 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|