Why Learn to Speed Read?

Can you think of any area of life where you haven’t significantly developed your skills beyond what you learned at primary school? There must be very few but it is likely that reading is one of them. Learning to Speed Read can change your life, freeing up a huge amount of time as well as improving your comprehension, retention and hence your studies and career…

Understanding and comprehension

In everyday conversation the terms ‘comprehension’ and ‘understanding’ tend be used interchangeably. In Speed Reading terminology however, they have distinct, more precise and subtly different meanings. Comprehension Comprehension is the ability to grasp concepts within the context of a single document. For example, when reading a novel you must comprehend the setting and characters in order to be able to follow the plot as they…