How comfortable are you with Virtual Reality?

Today we are talking tech and delving deeper into augmented, virtual, and mixed reality in the personal and professional spaces. This promises to be an enlightening episode, especially if you are a smaller business interested in immersive experiences. What do you need to know? We are answering all the questions you never knew you had!

Guiding us through this topic is VRare Founder, Reekita Gala. VRare is an AR, VR, and MR development and education service business. VRare is known for merging real and virtual worlds to produce new environments and visualizations. While technology is often vilified for isolating individuals or hindering interpersonal connection, Reekita’s journey sheds light on the ability of advancing technologies to bring people together. We are excited to have Reekita with us today!

Stay tuned to learn about the magical qualities of AR and VR, as well as what virtual tech can provide your business. Reekita breaks down how she founded a tech-forward business after becoming a mother and why you shouldn’t be scared of VR either!

In This Episode

  • AR, VR, MR, What Does It All Mean?
  • What’s Out There Now, What’s Coming?
  • Getting Your Customers on Board
  • Seeing the Writing on the Wall and Staying Current
  • Learning from the Experts
  • VRare and Pioneering VR in Marketing

Quotes in This Episode

“So I think [the] starting point should be an understanding about these technologies. It’s such a new thing where businesses can actually either win or lose because of this technology.” —Reekita Gala

“You need to change your mindset, because the hardest thing that people actually have in adapting the technology is [that] they feel that it’s […] not gonna affect me and the business. ” —Reekita Gala

“Every technology has a decade […] the market has shifted already, by 2020 it’s going to be totally mainstream for the consumer.” —Reekita Gala

“I started learning what is required to create this platform […] I had no programming skill at that [time]. So learning all about programming […] I think I took around more than 150 courses!” —Reekita Gala

“He actually took my phone and he took the card. He’s like how did you do that? Like, is this some kind of magic? I was like no it’s not magic, it’s augmented reality technology!” —Reekita Gala

“Stress is something which is conditioned. If you condition your mind not to be stressed about things, you will not be stressed […] if you feel stress that means there is something which is bothering you. And when something is bothering, you should understand the reason behind it.” —Reekita Gala

Resources

Reekita Gala, Founder VRare, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, with Deirdre Breakenridge on Women WorldwideReekita’s LinkedIn and Facebook
Official Website