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GIVING GAMIFICATION A WHOLE NEW MEANING WITH THE COACH’S SWISS ARMY KNIFE.

GAMIFICATION: The application of typical elements of game playing (e.g point scoring, competition with others, rules of play) to other areas  of activity, typically as an online marketing technique to encourage engagement with a product or service. As a chess coach gamification is the bedrock of your chess academy because promoting the game of chess does not only build great chess players but also helps students apply their knowledge in other areas…Gamification is an approach that converts difficult life situations to fun and should be embraced by all.

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Chess: It’s origin, evolution and the role played by modern technology in it’s mastery.

Arguably one the World’s greatest technical board game played by millions over the globe, a unique battle between minds on a board of 64 squares, checkered pattern and with it’s unique pieces, the game of chess from it’s existence was between two players playing to outsmart their opponents using strategies and skills acquired by critical thinking, training and consistent practice. (more…)

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Ways to strategically improve your chess

“Every chess master was once a beginner “according the prolific chess player and author Irving Chernev, with this, alot of chess players just conclude that they would definitely improve and be a master someday even without studying, solving exercises, playing tougher opponent’s, analysis of Grandmasters games and more…Irving Chernev with his passion and love for the sport has shown that with the necessary sacrifice, a beginner can attain success as he had the strength of a National Master despite being an Author…In this article, I will be revealing some methods through which a beginner or intermediate chess players can systematically develop their understanding of the game of chess. (more…)

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