Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. We are lucky to have been doing virtual instruction for a long time.

Virtual Facilitation Observations and Tips

InSync Training

In the world of virtual classrooms, there are many reasons why a session may be ineffective and tiring for both participants and facilitators. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Learner Engagement

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Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. We are lucky to have been doing virtual instruction for a long time.

How to Make Virtual Training Sessions Interactive

ProProfs

In the course of virtual training, your virtual audience may, at times, feel isolated due to the lack of real face-to-face contact. Here are some of the ways you can use to make a virtual training session interactive for everyone. How To Make Virtual Training Interactive.

4 Tips to Build Sales Relationships and Engagement in a Virtual World

Allego

2 Adjusting for Virtual Settings. “I You have to pull the efficiency of that down into much smaller bites where you’ve got an idea that you present in a discussion for the group so that it’s very interactive,” she suggests. Without that interaction, there is exhaustion.

Virtual Events are Creating a Paradigm Change in eLearning

Web Courseworks

The current trend of running annual meetings virtually has forced association executives to rethink their approaches to teaching and learning and social networking. I’m happy to see this paradigm change in the way we look at eLearning for the association world.

How Sellers Can (and Should) Adapt to a Virtual World

Allego

Virtual selling—working a deal remotely when you can’t be there in person—is the new normal for B2B salespeople. But being a great virtual salesperson doesn’t mean simply conducting every meeting via video conference. In the virtual world, we must be more organized post-call.

3D Virtual Worlds are NOT Dead, Dying or Disappearing

Kapp Notes

There are many reasons by I believe that virtual worlds are not dead, dying or disappearing. In fact, I believe that they are gaining momentum and are becoming more and more impactful as the technology gets better and more real world business cases are indicating the value of these environments, in addition there are several initiatives that are examples of the kinds of projects that are are driving virtual worlds. Classes in 3D Worlds and About 3D Worlds.

Virtual Worlds and Compliance

Kapp Notes

Here is an interesting move in the virtual world space. The companies have combined ProtonMedia’s ProtoSphere virtual immersive environment (VIE) with Kaplan EduNeering’s ComplianceWire learning management system. With this integration, a company can now schedule, launch, and track ProtoSphere virtual meetings, conferences, and other learning sessions from ComplianceWire. 3D worlds virtual immersive environment

Extending Virtual World Affordances

Clark Quinn

Chuck Hamilton presented on his (IBM’s) take on affordances on virtual worlds. I start with what I think are the core affordances of virtual worlds, that there’s a 3D world, that you can visit, and that’s digital. From there, I see that you can enable others to be there (social), you can enable action (agency), the world can be kept around (persistent), and it can be made accessible broadly (e.g.

Virtual reality training and its benefits for enterprises.

Indusgeeks

Virtual reality training offers expanded access and the capacity to normalize activities, while simultaneously being adaptable and smoothing out cycles across different regions. At first, game-based training and interactive training […]. The post Virtual reality training and its benefits for enterprises. As technology keeps on improving, we can see enterprises acquiring an interest in the medium.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program.

Working virtually

Clark Quinn

I’m finding it extraordinarily productive to be working virtually. This is the new world of work. This working virtually is a direction I think will be productive for organizations going forward. There might even be hugs between folks who’ve never met before (that happens when you interact in a safe space online). The post Working virtually appeared first on Learnlets.

Roadmap to Virtual Learning

mLevel

As we are venturing into this world of remote working for all, we still have the responsibility of training our employees. Rather than reading and watching videos alone, they are with others and often are interacting with each other as they comment on the material.

Why Virtual Reality Has a Bright Future in the eLearning World

Origin Learning

Since we are living in the era of technological revolution, it doesn’t come as a surprise that Virtual Reality (VR for short) has become the most popular buzzword in the eLearning domain. What’s Virtual Reality? The term itself refers to a deeply engaging experience of a world which basically doesn’t exist. On the other hand, VR presents a virtual environment to our senses in a way that we can really experience it as if it was completely real. Virtual Reality

New Whitepaper Released: Collaboration in Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Check out my newest whitepaper titled Compliant Collaboration & Learning in Virtual Immersive Environments. The whitepaper describes how life science companies are effectively leveraging virtual worlds to successfully facilitate collaboration and training. Just as flight simulator technology helps pilots avoid errors, retrace incorrect reactions and prepare for worst case scenarios, 3D virtual immersive environments serve a similar role in the life science industry.

Awesome Virtual World Program: Sign Up Today

Kapp Notes

My friend, Randy Ran Hinrichs, of 2b3d who has a wonderful motto of “Move Photons, Not People” is offering a program that you need to take advantage of if you are involved, interested or curious about 3D virtual worlds. Here is Randy talking about 3D Virtual Worlds with Ron Burns of ProtonMedia. The program offers a Certificate in Virtual Worlds. 3D worlds

25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

A couple of years ago I started up Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week to promote real-world applications of virtual reality. The inaugural #VRwolweek unearthed 20 real-world examples of the emerging technology, and the enduring popularity of that blog post tells me that we are hungry for more. Loath to disappoint, I hereby present 25 more real-world examples of virtual reality, drawn from this year’s and last year’s events.

Ground Rules for Learning in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Everyday thousands of virtual classroom sessions take place – meetings, webinars, comprehensive training programs. This trend does not surprise us - the world, and our classrooms, have changed. Virtual Classroom - Best Practices Learner Engagement

Random 3D Virtual World Statistics

Kapp Notes

Sitting at my virtual desk gathering statistics. Here are some interesting Virtual World Statistics gathered from a number of different sources. In the fourth quarter of 2009, total registered accounts in the virtual worlds sector reached 803 million. From Virtual world registered accounts reach 800m Check out the great chart while you are there. From Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference - March 12-13 PS.

Performance Tracking Through Virtual Reality

CHRP-INDIA

Virtual Reality based immersive training method combines cognitive learning with simulation-based training. With 3-dimensional design and live data fed through the Internet of Things, virtual reality training has successfully mirrored industrial scenarios in a safe work environment.

Visual Display of Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Dipity Flipbook view of virtual worlds timeline. Here is a nifty resource for looking at the development of virtual worlds over time. as has been done on a number of topics including virtual worlds and H1N1). Here is an interactive widget showing virtual worlds time line from Dipity. Virtual Worlds on Dipity. Tags: virtual immersive environment 3D worlds

The Benefits of Virtual Mentoring

Chronus

March 11, 2020, the day the World Health Organization announced a global pandemic, marked a new era for professional life as we knew it. In today’s post, explore the benefits of virtual mentoring and how it can help your organization stay connected and engaged.

Virtual Training Delivery Success: Tried and Tested Tips

Infopro Learning

The impact of Covid19 on the world of L&D has been significant. This jump has increased the need for online training solutions such as virtual instructor led training programs also known as VILT. A common pitfall that occurs during virtual types of training is distractions.

The newest realities of the business world are Augmented & Virtual

QuoDeck

Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality have changed the way corporates look at content dissemination. Running tests in a virtual environment simulates a real world experience without the high costs involved in real life testing. Your employees are placed in the midst of the action and they can interact with objects just like in the real world. They can also be assessed on their learning in the same virtual environment to derive real-time assessment data.

How to Make Virtual Online Training Sessions Fun and Interactive?

ReadyTech

Virtual online training sessions are becoming more popular by the day, connecting people from all around the world to learn about specific subjects.

How to Convert Instructor-Led Training in a Virtual World with Shannon Tipton

TechSmith Camtasia

Virtual instructor-led training is becoming more vital than ever. She is the founder of Learning Rebels , has over 15 years experience in corporate learning leadership, and specializes in converting instructor-led training from in-person to virtual environments.

Mobile Virtual Reality Gets an Interactive Upgrade

Litmos

In case you’re still wondering if VR is more hype than reality, you might be interested in new products that add interactivity to the mobile VR experience. What is interactive mobile VR? This is much less of an actual “virtual reality” and more of an advanced viewing experience for video and images. Real VR is a True Virtual Reality. True virtual reality requires an advanced system to render complete environments for you to navigate through.

15 Best Virtual Selling Blog Posts

Allego

Virtual selling is the only way to overcome the factors that are causing companies to freeze or shrink their budgets. One thing hasn’t changed: successful sellers are the ones that forge strong relationships, both through formal meetings and informal interactions.

Six 3D Virtual World Facilitation Tips

Kapp Notes

Here are 6 things to keep in mind when facilitating a 3D virtual world class or discussion. Preparing for a class discussion in a 3D virtual immersive environment. People treat the 3D virtual space as an actual physical space. In the 3D virtual world maintain those same social distances to make the learners feel comfortable. Learn to work the various camera views within the virtual world. 3D worlds virtual immersive environment

Getting Handy With Interactive Enterprise Software Training

Your Training Edge

Lack of interactivity leads to inactivity; students stop paying attention. Not surprisingly, enterprises and independent software vendors (ISV) now gravitate towards training programs that revolve around interactive virtual labs. Interact and Act.

Onboard New Employees Virtually

PSB

It uses interactive methods and tools for new employee training to increase workplace effectiveness, minimize costs, and offer unique opportunities outside of traditional onboarding techniques. Interact more with your remote employees. Simplify employee onboarding process.

Virtual 3D World for Teacher Training

Kapp Notes

The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) launched an online resource for potential and current educators in West Virginia called Teach West Virginia and as part of the initiative, a 3D world is playing a key role in the process. According to the article West Virginia looks to Second Life As part of the program, they have developed a unique and groundbreaking virtual world on the internet’s largest 3D virtual community, Second Life.

Interactive 360° video: A new world for learning

Sponge UK

Instead, he tried to mimic human sight and extend the observable world. More than 18 million people have watched the video on Facebook to experience what it’s like in the middle of a blizzard in one of the world’s most iconic locations. Adding interactivity 360° video is already a step up from flat video, when it comes to interaction. It certainly offers more interaction than regular video content, but you cannot truly engage with the space, only control the viewpoint.

Virtual World Brainstorming Session

Kapp Notes

One of the great things about what I do is getting to meet and work with really thoughtful and creative people and the other day, I got a chance to brainstorm with a group of great people on the topic of Virtual World Implementations. We discussed the need to create a collaborative community within the virtual world and how to overcome hurdles associated with a first-time user's experience in a virtual world. Tags: Second Life 3D worlds

Implementing a Virtual World

Kapp Notes

Image from a virtual world created by Forterra. Considering the implementation of a virtual world? Below are a few tips from a interesting whitepaper by Forterra Systems , a company that provides private, virtual world technology for the corporate, healthcare, government, education, and the entertainment industry. The main product of Forterra is OLIVE™ (On-Line Interactive Virtual Environment). Tags: 3D worlds

8 Essential Elements of Virtual Sales Training

Allego

Sales productivity has never been more important, yet sales teams today face tougher obstacles than ever as the current crisis makes most in-person interactions impossible. Almost every B2B company’s products and services are now being sold virtually.