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Speed Reading: How to Absorb and Retain More Information in Less Time
PDUs: 8
Technical Project Management PDU Value: 0
Leadership PDU Value: 8
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Category: Category A: PMI Registered Education Providers
Author: Made for Success
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Speed Reading: How to Absorb and Retain More Information in Less Time - DOWNLOADABLE VERSION

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Speed Reading

by Jane Smith

As a Project Manager striving to achieve success today, you have to be able to read fast, filter what’s important, and then remember quickly. But in this age of information overload, many professionals suffer immense stress as they struggle with a tidal wave of reports, journals, magazines, books, research papers, or emails. The problem is that while producing and distributing information is now an effortless and instant process, our strategies for coping with this flood have hardly changed in a hundred years. 

In this course, leading UK speed reading trainer Jane Smith teaches professionals – in simple, practical steps – how to read fast and retain essential information.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the importance of speed reading.
  2. Describe the benefits of using a Progress Reading Chart to improve your speed reading skills.
  3. Describe the importance of understanding how your eyes read.
  4. Explain the techniques to speed reading.
  5. Describe how to develop your peripheral vision for faster reading.
  6. Describe the purpose of a high-speed skim.
  7. Describe the techniques to improving eyesight and avoiding eyestrain.
  8. Describe the techniques needed for scanning, skimming, and skittering.
  9. Explain how mind maps can help you retain information.
  10. Explain how a spider diagram can help you retain information.

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Introduction 
  • Module 2: Your Starting Point
  • Module 3: How the Eyes Work
  • Module 4: Techniques for Reading Faster
  • Module 5: Let’s Talk about Peripheral Vision
  • Module 6: The High-Speed Skim
  • Module 7: Stretching Speed & Comprehension 
  • Module 8: Styles of Reading 
  • Module 9: Storing & Recalling Information
  • Module 10: Top Tips for Speed Reading Success

Course Agenda

  • Develop to read faster
  • Develop skills to increase reading comprehension
  • Track your reading progress
  • Practice the high speed skim
  • Discuss the different styles of reading
  • Discuss the best way to use mind maps and spider diagrams

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  • Speed Reading: How to Absorb and Retain More Information in Less Time Exercises & Action Plan 
  • Speed Reading: How to Absorb and Retain More Information in Less Time Audio files
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