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Comprehensive Virtual Training System Will Provide Doctors with New Tools to Address Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity in the United States remains at historically high levels and is an important health problem. With the support of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), SIMmersion will develop a comprehensive virtual training system to give doctors new tools … Continue reading

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Innovative design decisions on SIMmersion’s new site increase user engagement

Through its site and online training center, SIMmersion makes the case for how its state-of-the-art technology can improve the outcomes of important conversations in business,1Y0-309 healthcare, military settings and more.  Web Developer Nicolas LoGiudice speaks about the design decisions he … Continue reading

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New Virtual Training Approach Evokes Emotions to Boost Memory and Provide Practice in Building Relationships

  To be effective, training systems should relate directly to real-world situations and be easy for users to recall and apply later on.  In its latest system, “RAs Combat College Drinking,” SIMmersion further refines an approach to virtual training conversations … Continue reading

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SIMmersion’s Effective Virtual Training Conversations Featured on Top Serious Games Portal

After recognition in the international Serious Games Showcase and Challenge in 2013, SIMmersion will see its systems featured on the training and serious games 100-101portal ClarkChart.com, driving higher visibility in the virtual training realm. “You forget that this is a … Continue reading

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Mathematical Simulations vs. the PeopleSim Conversation Engine

Basic mathematical equations, like F = MA or Force equals mass times acceleration, have long been used to describe physical events.  With the development of computers, complex equations could be integrated into models  to understand and predict the effects of air flow of … Continue reading

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New Study Shows SIMmersion’s Virtual Reality Technology Can Combat Unemployment by Preparing Job Seekers for Interview Questions

SIMmersion’s system Job Interview Training With Molly Porter provides expert interview tips and role-playing practice with a realistic virtual interviewer. 200-120 A study by researchers at Northwestern University shows that the technology is highly effective at building interview skills, improving players’ … Continue reading

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Virtual Reality Training Gives Residence Assistants New Tools to Deal With Underage Drinking at Colleges

Alcohol misuse among college students is a persistent public health problem.  With funding from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), SIMmersion announces the development of a state-of-the-art virtual training tool to empower resident advisors (RAs) to talk … Continue reading

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Virtual Training Systems Offer Hope to People with Depression

As depression affects nearly one in ten Americans, the nation’s healthcare providers constantly strive to help their patients and clients cope with the debilitating mental illness.  SIMmersion’s newly expanded suite of virtual conversations for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline trains responders on how … Continue reading

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The Soft Skills Challenge

It is easy to lecture on soft skills and then for students to pass a test showing that they have learned the material. But will behavior really change as a result of the lecture and testing? Do role plays result … Continue reading

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E-Learning Development Tip

I once asked a large company training manager about the value of the programs he purchased. He said that nothing changed as the result of the training. The only value was in bringing people together from across the company. Why … Continue reading

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