Online with VR
33 lessons, 3 hours
2 case studies
5 VR scenarios
Techniques for building meaningful relationships with a wide range of people
How to win new business clients and advance your career
Why body language, what you say and how you say it impacts relationships
Effective networking is an important aspect of career development. Building relationships with a wide range of people can win you new business clients, increase your chance of finding a new job, as well as advancing your career.
Learn how to enjoy networking, make others feel at ease talking to you, how to enter and exit a group of people, and how to build meaningful connections. You'll learn different networking techniques with online classes and then practice these in virtual reality.
We combine online classes with VR for a unique learning approach. At certain points throughout the course, you'll be prompted to practice what you've learnt in VR.
You’ll complete a series of videos, quizzes, slideshows and case studies through our online platform - available to access at any time.
Practice what you learn with VR scenarios specific to this course. Networking is just like any other skill - you need to practice to improve.
Learn online, practice in VR and receive feedback on your business networking. This loop occurs multiple times throughout the course and helps you improve your networking skills more effectively.
Practice as often as you like in our realistic virtual simulations, ensuring you’re confident for any future networking event.
Practice building rapport, opening and closing conversations, using body language and other skills in virtual reality.
Networking skills are essential for a successful career - perfect your skills with our tips for rapport building, asking questions and following up with people.
Features in our VR app ensure you’ll be better prepared, including interactive virtual avatars, eye contact training and impromptu exercises.
Using the latest voice analysis technology, we can pick up hesitation words, pace of voice and more, to ensure you’re speaking clearly.
Prepare for and then practice our role play scenarios in VR. Build up experience and develop quick thinking by handling difficult conversations under time pressure.
Joseph has led technical teams at companies such as Bookham and BML, and presented at events including the AUVSI, SEG and UAVNET conferences. He has 15 patents to his name and is a senior member of IEEE with a PhD in Electro-Physics from Cornell University.
Practice with the leading networking VR app. At key points during the online part of the course, you'll be prompted to practice what you've learnt in one of the following VR training courses.
Practice active listening, eye contact and building rapport with multiple people at our virtual networking event. Learn the fundamentals of networking to prepare you for your real networking event.
Learn how to deliver an elevator pitch, tell a story, introduce yourself and how to end a conversation in a polite way. You can also test your listening skills with a quiz at the end.
Practice your elevator pitch in a virtual elevator. You'll have 30, 60 or 90 seconds to pitch yourself, your company or your product. Speech analysis provides feedback on performance.
Practice quick-thinking by talking about a series of random slides for 30 seconds each. This will help you practice networking with anyone, as you'll be able to talk about a range of topics.
Two active listening exercises, the classic Goldilocks exercise and a conference call exercise. Quizzes at the end of both to test your listening skills.
Learners in VR
Faster than classroom training
Our VR app is full of useful features to help you grow your skills.
Practice your elevator pitch, effective listening, conversation closers and building rapport.
Develop your networking skills with our realistic virtual environments and audiences.
Receive instant feedback on your conversations using the latest voice analysis technology.
Our course works with popular VR headsets, including the Oculus Quest, Oculus Go, Pico Neo 2, Vive Focus and Merge VR.
If you don't already have one, select the headset option when you enroll and we'll send you one.