McDonalds Japan Using Nintendo DS to Train New Employees

Video courtesy of Bloomberg

Never underestimate the potential of a good mobile device, even a mobile game console. Check out the video embedded above. Bloomberg reports that McDonald’s Japan is using a customized game to train new employees using a Nintendo DS. McDonald Japan’s HR manager reports that people learn twice as quickly using the DS compared to conventional training methods.

Publish date: April 21, 2010 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT