How to Read Faster and Improve Comprehension

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“Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.”

“Read 500 pages…every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. All of you can do it, but I guarantee not many of you will do it.”

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.”

Key Idea 1: Think FAST

Key Idea 2: Use a Visual Pacer

Key Idea 3: Indent

Key Idea 4: Eye Fixations

Key Idea 5: Reduce Subvocalization

Key Idea 6: Practice the 4–3–2–1 Drill

Key Idea 7: Skim Before Reading

Key Idea 8: Ask Questions Before Reading

Summary Video

Video on how to speed read

Conclusion

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”

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