This Week’s Breaking News in Training Posted by Jason Silberman on March 29, 2015July 20, 2015 Posted in Learning and Development Rate this post In this week’s best in Training, we look at just what do about skeptical, unwilling or even unhappy employees. From gamification to advances in technology, this weeks articles are about making employee positive changes. 1. Convincing Skeptical Employees to Adopt New Technology Rebecca Knight’s article identifies the challenges faced by employers when employees become skeptical about the effectiveness or necessity of new technology. 2. Are Your Employees Unhappy? Here’s How to Technology Can Help In this article by Marc-Andre Lanciault, he looks at the importance of social media and corporate intranets to help workers become more engaged in their work. 3.All Work and Some Play: A Guide to Gamification in the Workplace In this article by A.J. O’Connell looks at the role of gamification in making training fun, clear and memorable. 4. Spend More on Training and Make More Overall Finally in this article we link the impact of a higher training budget on an increase in sales.