Category: Food for thought

Food for thought
Why Use VR for Soft-Skills Interpersonal Training?
By Sam Watts | 15th August 2020

One of the use cases we’ve seen a rise in demand for using Virtual Reality (VR) with is in and around the subject of soft-skills, interpersonal training within organisations. Many clients have worked with us to explore and deploy VR training solutions at scale, including Vodafone, Lloyds Banking Group and Severn Trent, to name a […]

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Design Changes – a year on at Make Real
By Sam Watts | 13th August 2020

As part of our desire to encourage the wider team to write blog posts about their area of expertise, life at Make Real or topics they have an interest in, here we have Alan from the learning design team, who joined us [nearly] a year ago, looking at adaptions he’s made during his transition from […]

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Studio Operations & COVID-19 Update (July 2020)
By Sam Watts | 17th July 2020

Mid-July Update: Being 4 months now since lockdown & the entire Make Real team started working remotely from home, as the government moves to ease elements of lockdown for everyday life & work, we wished to update our clients, partners & friends with how we will be operating for the foreseeable future. This has been […]

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Measurable Benefits of VR Training
By Sam Watts | 07th May 2020

Since the launch of the 4th wave of Virtual Reality (VR) in 2013, many experts have spoken of the benefits of using the technology for learning & development, training and simulation. However many of these benefits have been little more than vague statements without any substantiated proof or empirical evidence. Therefore we decided to carry […]

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Ruminating and Snippets – Seven Weeks Later
By Sam Watts | 05th May 2020

As we approach the end of the 2nd month of government-advised remote working from home, with the studio still vacant albeit for some thirsty plants, we take a considered look at how social distancing and COVID-19 has impacted the business, learning industry and wider immersive technologies sector. First up, Robin, Managing Director of Make Real: […]

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