Improve reading efficiency and dramatically learn more; faster Abby Marks Beale

Nov 19, 2017, 09:45 PM

Most of us want to be smarter, faster and just plain better readers. On this weeks show we learn how with reading efficiency expert Abby Marks Beale. Abby is America's #1 Speed Reading Expert and author of 10 Days to Faster Reading. We discuss the tips and secrets for becoming a more confident reader and how to make reading more enjoyable. "Learners are Earners" and this episode covers an exploration of your reading habits and shows us what techniques can be introduced into our day to enable us to read faster, more efficiently all with the ultimate goal of gaining more pleasure and learning from our reading. Here's what we discuss with Abby on this weeks show.   We need to take the right attitude to our reading, what is the right attitude? Are we loosing our appetite for reading and learning? Are our social media habits effecting our attention span when reading?  Research data tells us that there is actually a relationship between success and those who read… what is the data behind this research? How to multiply our reading effectiveness before we start reading. The process Abby would recommend to speed up our reading. Is there a difference in our level of comprehension between digital readers and paper backs? Does fiction or non fiction reading have an impact on the health or function of the brain? Who are the talkers vs the thinkers? Rereading your fav books to recap great learnings and to discover new learnings. What’s the "want to read pile?" How Expert-Generalists study widely in many different fields, Enhance our learnings with takeaways when reading, how we do it? Are there any benefits that come from paper vs audio books? Speed reading audio books. Ways we might encourage our children to adopt a love of reading and learning.   LINKS   Abby Marks Beale   The Mojo Radio Show Ep 138 with Emily Fletcher   The Mojo Radio Show   The Mojo Radio Show on Facebook   The Mojo Radio Show on Twitter   The Mojo Radio Show Answering Machine 08 7200 6656 08 7200 MOJO   The Mojo Radio Show copyright Gary Bertwistle & Darren Robertson   Products or companies we discuss are not paid endorsements. They are not sponsored by, nor do we have any professional or affiliate relationship of any kind with any of the companies or products highlighted in the show.... sadly! It’s just stuff we like, think is cool and maybe of interest to you our listeners.   “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!” ― Hunter S. Thompson, The Proud Highway: Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman, 1955-1967