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Largest US Employer Adopts Virtual Reality Training

Virtual reality technology that has helped train NFL quarterbacks could also soon provide virtual training experiences for hundreds of thousands of Walmart associates. By the end of 2017, Walmart plans to roll out virtual reality training to the 140,000 associates who complete the retail giant’s training academy program each year. The move by the largest private employer of American workers may represent the biggest step yet for virtual reality training. The immersion that comes from wearing virtual reality headsets and running through specific training software can lead to both more efficient and engaging learning experiences that keep people’s attention. ….[READ]