Tag: virtual reality


The Future of Video Conferencing at Work Lies in Increasing Engagement, Not VR

January 10, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Virtual reality (VR) has enjoyed status as “the next big thing” in technology since the movie The Lawnmower Man some 25 years ago. While some believed VR would eventually permeate every form of online communication, even business communication, this is […]

Research, Software

5 Ways Virtual Reality Will Drastically Change HR

July 31, 2020

Via: HR Hero

You may not immediately think of virtual reality (VR) as something to assist Human Resources (HR) professionals. VR first came into the mainstream primarily as an entertainment technology that brings people into immersive worlds for gameplay and fun. As you’ll […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Is On-the-Job Training the New Graduate Degree?

July 16, 2020

Via: HR Hero

It’s impossible for educational institutions these days to stay on top of continuing advancements in technology to ensure employees are able to hit the ground running when they land their first jobs. Technology Training a Must-Do in Every Industry Consider […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development, Research, Software

Advanced Technologies Creating New Opportunities in Training

May 12, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), and sophisticated analytics are offering training and development professionals new opportunities for delivering personalized training that continues to incorporate methods known to improve the learner experience, according to […]

Research, Software

Workers may lead companies to adopt XR tech

December 19, 2019

Via: HR Dive

XR tech may be showing up in more workplaces as the new decade dawns. In fact, a Perkins Coie survey found that 78% of polled execs and investors said they believe XR can be applied to workforce development. As the […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

4 Tips for Maximizing the Use of VR in Your L&D Programs

August 29, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Research and statistics show that virtual reality (VR) in corporate training will reach a value of $2.8 billion by 2023 and that VR has several benefits for the learning and development (L&D) industry. But before your organization invests a lot […]

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White-Collar Applications for Virtual and Augmented Reality

July 15, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Virtual reality (VR) was once thought of by many as a tool primarily for recreation, entertainment, and gaming. But as the technology has improved and the marketplace has become more familiar and comfortable with it, the potential value of VR […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

A Comprehensive Checklist of What VR Training Must Include

May 29, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Research and statistics show that virtual reality (VR) in corporate training will reach a value of $2.8 billion by 2023 and that VR has several benefits for the learning and development (L&D) industry. But if you want your employees to […]


4 Ways Virtual Reality Will Change the Modern Workplace

February 2, 2018

Via: Sofia Allende

Data from the Dell & Intel Future Workforce Study shows that global employees are ready to work in smart workspaces, and they expect them in the near future. In fact, 44% of respondents said that their workspaces are not smart […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Adapting to Adaptive Learning

January 10, 2018

Via: Chief Learning Officer

Corporations, especially large ones, increasingly recognize the potential of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data analysis, apps and robots, as well as augmented and virtual reality-based solutions to solve complex organizational challenges. Amid such technological revolution, higher bars for talent […]

Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Virtual Reality: A Call for HR Creativity?

October 12, 2017

Via: Spark

Virtual reality is the “next big thing” in the workplace. As noted by Joshua Davidson on Medium, this technology is already making its way to gaming platforms, but aside from occasional outliers — NASA, for example — it hasn’t inspired […]

Research, Software

The future of workplace learning may include robots, virtual reality

August 31, 2016

Via: HR Dive

To deal with the challenges of requiring new employees to travel to company sites for hands-on training, Ido Lechner, who writes for PSFK, shares an example of a company that’s turned to virtual reality (VR) and robotics for onboarding training. […]