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Second chance for second life: Virtual business worlds
Why it matters
Although the mainstream, consumer hype over Second Life has tempered for brands, such virtual worlds are increasing in business importance. By removing the distance barriers, Second Life allows instant communication in a totally controllable environment. Will this mean that bricks-and-mortar conferences will be a thing of the past?
“Power2Voice” is a software that measures a person’s emotional state when speaking. It enables the user to understand what emotions are communicated when speaking in a certain way. It also teaches how to use different styles whether you need to present, make a telephone call or conduct a meeting.
The French beauty brand Lancôme has launched Lancôme Pro – a loyalty program targeted at beauty advisors. On a dedicated website, professionals can get news on the brand, evaluate their performance, optimize their selling methods, but also share their experience. The more they use the website, the more they’ll be rewarded with products.