The Axon Pulse

Musings on the future of XR and learning

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September 26, 2021

How effective is VR training? 13 case studies and examples

As virtual reality education and training becomes increasingly popular, an ever-growing body of research demonstrates superior efficacy, time savings, cost savings, reduced distractions, and an…
Future of Learning
July 22, 2021

VR is the Fastest Growing Segment of Media

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard people say something like, “Oh, VR has been around forever and will never catch on”. Whenever…
July 8, 2021

Introducing 11 New Medical VR Courses

We're thrilled to announce 11 new medical VR courses offered in the Axon Park virtual campus. Medical VR Catalog Includes: Bone Marrow Aspiration & Biopsy Burn…
Future of Learning
May 10, 2021

A New Model for Remote Learning

It’s no secret that higher education is forever changed due to the Covid-19 lockdowns. Studies have shown that 97% of students enrolled in a bachelor’s…
Food for Thought
April 12, 2021

Using Social VR to Reduce Implicit Bias in Hiring

So, what is Implicit Bias? As defined by, Implicit Bias is a “Bias that results from the tendency to process information based on unconscious…
March 26, 2021

The Neuroscience of Virtual Reality & Health

An overview as seen in the Neuroscience of Virtual Reality: From Virtual Exposure to Embodied Medicine *** Why is VR so effective? Here, the following…
March 5, 2021

7 Steps to Get Started with VR Training

As they say, it’s all about timing. The team at Axon Park has been blown away by the daily responses we’re receiving from hospital educators…
Food for Thought
February 26, 2021

Creating Inclusive VR Learning Experiences

As we move into the next generation of computing, we have the opportunity, and responsibility, to actively ensure we’re building an inclusive, diverse and equitable…
EnterpriseFood for Thought
February 15, 2021

6 Key Indicators for Effective VR Training

With all the hype and excitement around immersive technologies, it’s important to take a step back and dig into the fundamentals before you commit to…
Food for ThoughtMedical
February 5, 2021

The Cost of Medical VR Training

“Medical education is changing. Simulation is increasingly becoming a cornerstone of clinical training... With increasing pressures on budgets and standardisation, virtual reality (VR) is emerging…
January 26, 2021

Case Study: The Next Generation, Medical VR Training

Originally featured in "The Pulse" at White Plains Hospital, December 2020 issue. *** Clinicians begin using virtual reality to reinforce proper PPE procedures We all…
Surgery Medical
January 18, 2021

Medical VR Training Works, Here’s Proof

The virtual reality industry has developed rapidly over the last decade thanks to the billions of dollars invested by the world’s largest tech companies. Due…
September 19, 2020

PPE VR Training in the Axon Park Virtual Campus

Thousands of healthcare workers (HCWs) worldwide are currently at battle with the COVID-19 virus. During this time, proper procedure is of the utmost importance to…
EnterpriseFood for Thought
December 12, 2019

5 Key Areas of Enterprise VR & AR (XR) Training

*Feature image credit Stambol “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” — Benjamin Franklin / Confucious   Looking…
Food for ThoughtFuture of Learning
August 9, 2019

The Immersive Learning Era

Nobody said achieving your dreams was easy. Yet it's far easier for those of us who live in the right place, at the right time…