The benefits of bringing positive emotions to your work through play

  • Jane McGonigal, a researcher and video game designer, argues that games are a window into more effective work.
  • "What are these types of skills [that games teach] and how can they help us enhance our performance?
  • According to McGonigal, they include resilience, perseverance, grit, determination, epic ambition, and collaboration. In this lesson, she teaches you how to bring the power of play to your team.