Virtual reality versus real life Zsolt Olah is so enthusiastic about emerging tech within L&D, it’s contagious. But the energy isn’t always around the next gadget or novel toy. We caught up with him at ATD to talk about the inherent limitations within simulated training.

Soft skills exist, and will always exist, in a very nuanced and grey area for training. People are complex and their personalities can shift from day to day, making it hard to “simulate” a real-world human interaction. Zsolt offers some very insightful, and candid, opinions in this short interview.

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