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Buzan Speed and   Range Reading 

Introduction

We live in a world where information grows rapidly. It is projected that the amount of information in the world doubles every 5 years. However, biologically, our eyes stays the same as our fore-fathers. How are we to keep up with the amount of reading?

The British and American Medical Association recently determined that 80% of all visits to doctors and hospitals were caused by stress due mainly to information overload.

The 'overload' will therefore increase unless the brain receiving that information is powerful enough and/or skilled enough to deal with it. In this ground-breaking course, the participant will be introduced to 21st century Speed and Range Reading techniques that will guarantee an improvement of their ability in this area by a minimum of 100%.

Outcome

By the end of the course, participants will learn:

  • simple reading techniques and strategies to increase their speed and comprehension 
  • the common reading problems that slows down reading speed
  • how to use Mind Mapsâ as a speed reading enhancement tool.

Outline

  • Awareness & Assessment
  • Initial Reading Speed
  • Goals
  • Habits
  • Power Browse
  • The Eye
  • Movement-Reality
  • Guiding the Eyes
  • The Four-Speed Technique
  • The Brain
  • Standard Operating Procedure
  • Association
  • Comprehension
  • The Reading Environment
  • The Mind Map
  • Radiant Reading for Life & Learning
  • Skimming Newspapers
  • Scanning Reports
  • Exploring Business Books

Methodology

This lively and interactive workshop requires extensive participants’ involvement. It gives them ample opportunity to practice the new techniques learnt. Buzan workshops usually comprise:

  • Lectures / presentations
  • Individual and small group exercises and discussions
  • Self-awareness questionnaires
  • Breaks
  • Games and activities
  • Question and answer periods

Who Must Attend

For all executives and managers since reading is part of most jobs in this 21st century knowledge economy.

Duration

One (1) day

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