5 Tips To Maintaining A Strong Focus While Reading

5 Tips for Maintaining A Strong Focus While Reading

In today’s world, handheld devices, instant messengers and other similar types of distractions, make it very hard to maintain a strong focus while reading. Now, I know what you are going to say: “But my device is the best thing that’s ever happened to me asides from discovering your super awesome blog posts Joe!!!” Regardless, […]

7 Reasons Why Speed Reading Is Good For Your Brain

5 Reasons Why Speed Reading Is Good For You

Speed Reading to me is not just about reading faster. I want to be able to comprehend the information better and retain it longer. It’s the complete package. I mainly got involved with Speed Reading because of my former career in the IT sector. With technology changing everyday, I needed to stay current with all […]

How to Speed Read a Magazine

How to Speed Read a Magazine

Let’s start with this basic assumption: You can read something faster if you are familiar with it. Most people would agree with this statement. The problem is that most of the material you read is not familiar to you, which is obviously one of the reasons why you would want to read it. So the […]

Famous Speed Readers

Famous Speed Readers

President John F. Kennedy President Kennedy was a strong proponent of speed reading after taking a speed reading course with his brother Bobby Kennedy. He encouraged many in his cabinet to take similar courses and helped make speed reading popular throughout the U.S. in the 1960s. A passage from the book “Camelot at Dawn” titled […]

History of Speed Reading

Speedy History of Speed Reading

Gathering information is something all humans do naturally. So it’s only natural that once we learn to read, we want to start doing it faster so we can gather and absorb more information. One of the first insights into speed reading was developed through the United States Air Force using the methodology behind the tachistoscope, […]