HOW TO READ FASTER
According to Forbes magazine, an average adult reads 300 wpm. The average comprehension is around 60%. Compare that to speed readers, who can read up to 1000 wpm – with 85% comprehension.
Do you wish you could read faster? Regardless of your current reading speed, you can learn to read even faster. It’s a skill anyone can learn. Here are 3 effective methods to help you read faster and at the same time comprehend and remember the information you read.
1. SHIFT YOUR READING TECHNIQUE
A. Hold your book about 20” away from you.
B. Traditionally most of us were taught to read word for word, from left to right. But speed-readers focus on the words on the center of the page and use peripheral vision to pick up the surrounding words. Here’s how: Continue reading