VirtualSpeech Blog

We offer advice, research and insights to help you improve business and soft skills, including communication, interview, leadership, interpersonal and presentations.

The Best Ways to Negotiate Online: Zoom, Teams and Skype
January 05, 2021 - VirtualSpeech

The Best Ways to Negotiate Online: Zoom, Teams and Skype

This article covers the best ways to negotiate online through video conferencing platforms. Learn how to setup your equipment, coordinate with your team, online etiquette, and more.

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Virtual Leadership - Essential Skills for Managing Remote Teams
November 04, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Virtual Leadership - Essential Skills for Managing Remote Teams

The importance of virtual leadership in these uncertain times, as well as essential skills a virtual leader should have to manage remote teams.

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Examples of VR used for Training - Industry Case Studies
August 31, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Examples of VR used for Training - Industry Case Studies

Case studies which highlight how virtual reality (VR) has been used to provide training solutions across different industries and business sectors.

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Tips for Virtual Presenting
August 28, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Tips for Virtual Presenting

Presenting virtually is a very different experience to presenting in-person. This article explores tips to ensure you communicate effectively through these virtual presentations.

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Benefits of VR for soft skills training
July 07, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Benefits of VR for soft skills training

This article explores some of the key benefits of using VR to enhance soft skill training in the corporate context.

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Best Practices for Deploying Immersive Learning Programs
June 22, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Best Practices for Deploying Immersive Learning Programs

When deploying an immersive learning program, there are several key areas you need to think about, including how to rollout the program, integrate with existing training, allocate resources and learner adoption.

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9 Tips for Virtual Job Interview Success
September 18, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

9 Tips for Virtual Job Interview Success

As the world has adapted to remote working, the way we interview has changed. Many interviews are now conducted virtually through video calls. This requires a unique skill set compared to in-person interviews, as the experience is markedly different.

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High-Impact Presentations course
June 09, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

High-Impact Presentations course

We are excited to introduce High-Impact Presentations: a brand new course, with a brand new format. You can now practice 1-to-1 with an expert trainer, live in VR!

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Live training in VR press release
June 09, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

VirtualSpeech Enhances E-Learning Courses With Live Training in Virtual Reality

VirtualSpeech has launched a new tribrid learning model in response to world events, made up of e-learning, VR training and 1-to-1 coaching in VR

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Motion Sickness in VR: Why it happens and how to minimise it
May 04, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Motion Sickness in VR: Why it happens and how to minimise it

What VR motion sickness is, what causes it, and how to minimise it so you can enjoy your favourite games, training and simulations.

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Alternatives to Face-to-Face Training: Online, VR and more
April 28, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Alternatives to Face-to-Face Training: Online, VR and more

Alternative methods to face-to-face training so that your employees can continue their professional development in a flexible, easy-to-access way.

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Looking after Employee Wellbeing during a Pandemic
April 04, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Looking after Employee Wellbeing during a Pandemic

Countries all over the world have been in lockdown, which is taking its toll on employees. This article looks at ways you can look after your employees and help them through the next few weeks and months.

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Collaborative Remote Training in VR
March 25, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Collaborative Remote Training in VR

This collaborative training gives learners a chance to practice soft skills in realistic VR environments and gain valuable feedback from other participants on your performance.

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How to Clean your VR Headset
March 25, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

How to Clean your VR Headset

Guide for cleaning a VR headset, which will be used by multiple people.

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VR in Higher Education and why it’s set to Boom: with Examples
February 05, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

VR in Higher Education and why it’s set to Boom

Examples where VR is changing education, including for student recruitment, immersive experiential learning and VR educational labs at universities and colleges.

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Top Learning Software Tools To Upskill Your Workforce in 2020
January 14, 2020 - VirtualSpeech

Top Learning Software Tools To Upskill Your Workforce in 2020

With the continuing rise of AI, cloud services, VR and big data, 2020 will see new opportunities for businesses to upskill their workforce. This article covers essential learning tools to upskill your workforce.

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VirtualSpeech on Vive Focus (Plus)
December 19, 2019 - VirtualSpeech

VirtualSpeech on Vive Focus (Plus)

You can now experience the VirtualSpeech app on the Vive Focus (Plus)! Click the button below to learn more.

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VirtualSpeech on Oculus Quest
November 27, 2019 - VirtualSpeech

VirtualSpeech on Oculus Quest

You can now experience the VirtualSpeech app on the Oculus Quest! Click the button below to learn more.

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Benefits of VR training
October 03, 2019 - VirtualSpeech

Benefits of VR training

Benefits of VR training include increased memory retention, performing dangerous tasks in a risk free environment, the ability to repeat exercises, isolation from distractions and detailed skills assessment.

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Examples of how AI is Transforming Learning and Development
August 16, 2019 - VirtualSpeech

Examples of how AI is Transforming Learning and Development

A key part of upskilling employees will be through the use of AI and ML to provide them with the most relevant content when they need it. AI will transform how learning content is delivered, leading to greater alignment with business values.

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