SweetRush Presents New eBook on Emerging Technology Trends

Emerging Technology Trends and Their Impact on L&D, now available for free download, explores the potential of virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, and more for learning and development.

San Francisco, Calif., June 3, 2019 — With the rise in demand for virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for learning and development, SweetRush is pleased to announce the launch of a new eBook, Emerging Technology Trends and Their Impact on L&D. The eBook provides an in-depth introduction to these technologies and how they offer new ways to ignite learner engagement.

SweetRush’s recently formed emerging technologies division, SPARK, is working with several clients to produce innovative learning solutions that harness the power of technology. The eBook, authored by John-Carlos Lozano, SweetRush Chief Creative Officer, brings together insights and recommendations from the SPARK team along with industry thought leadership.

“Emerging technologies are amazing tools that allow us to better achieve our client-partners’ business goals. Moving into VR, AR, AI, and other technology trends was a logical step for us and for our clients, and we’ve already seen how effective they can be,” says Lozano. “With this eBook, readers will get a taste of what these technologies can do and how they can be used to achieve their goals.”

Emerging Technology Trends and Their Impact on L&D is now available for free download on SweetRush’s website.

About the Author

John-Carlos Lozano is the Chief Creative Officer at SweetRush. He is the driving force in exploring and developing higher levels of custom interactivity, simulation, and gamification in learning for SweetRush’s clients. He is a true innovator, constantly designing ways to improve the learner experience and increase engagement, using VR, AR, emerging tech, games, simulations, video, storytelling, and more. 

With a dual degree in graphic design and illustration/animation, he is an extraordinary artist, and a passionate learner, leader, and teacher. John-Carlos sets the bar of quality, never accepts status quo, and constantly pushes his phenomenally talented team of artists, designers, and animators to reach higher.

About SweetRush

Dream for a moment that you have the expertise and tools to positively impact the lives of others. You can affect mindsets and behavior. You can help an organization grow, change, prosper, and thrive. The passionate pursuit of this expertise and the development of these tools have been at the heart of the success SweetRush has experienced collaborating with clients who share the same dream.

SweetRush’s focus on team culture and mastery of performance improvement is reflected in loyal clients, a near-zero turnover of teammates, a 18-year track record of success, and a remarkable portfolio. Our work with clients has earned us gold awards from our peers and high ranking on the top training industry lists.

Every solution we deliver is infused with creativity. Instructional creativity allows us to discover effective and unique solutions to our clients’ challenges. Artistic creativity spurs us to create visually exciting, engaging user experiences. Technical creativity allows us to embrace new capabilities and platforms as they emerge, such as virtual reality, gamification, and mobile delivery. Cultural creativity empowers our clients to create the conditions that energize and empower their people and unleash the energy in their teams. Our Talent Solutions team builds on its unique knowledge of talent, team building, and learning and development to craft a unique, creative solution for clients who need the best temporary staff to augment their team. We apply the creative lens to all things, from project management to our treatment of our teammates, clients, and the planet.

We are over 150 people strong and have been in business since 2001. Every day, we give thanks for the trust of our world-class clients. Our deliverables span from analysis and curriculum mapping to the creation of blended training products, including live and virtual classroom training, custom-developed eLearning, and innovative use of emerging technologies.

Dream with us, and together let’s make a positive impact!