Have you wondered what the average reading speed is and how you measure up to it? Short story answer? The average reading speed is about 200 words per minute! Now if you are interested in the long story, read on… 200 words per minute (WPM) is actually the average for our recent times but did […]
There are so many awesome books, articles and blog posts out there and there and simply not enough time to read them all, right? Well I’m with you on that one! And you know what? We are not alone!
Reading with your hand is a fundamental tenet of speed reading. The reason you want to read with your hand (or a pen) is because your eyes are naturally attracted to motion. If you are reading with your hand or pen, what you can do very easily to maximize your efficiency is adjust your reading […]
Focus is a big part of what it takes to become a speed reader. If you can learn to focus better you’ll not only read faster, but you’ll do so with better comprehension. Learning to focus better will also help you become more productive in your professional or academic career. Here four tips to improve […]
Once you start learning to read faster there are number of mistakes that you need to avoid. Learning to read faster can be a major time saver, and it can benefit your academic or professional career tremendously. However, there are some common speed reading mistakes that you need to keep in mind as you start […]
I first learned about Mind Mapping when I took a time management course back in 2005. That course covered Mind Mapping as a tool for time management and personal productivity. At that time I did not really feel that there was much use for it, and I used it very sparingly. Fast-forward six years later, […]