Breakthrough Rapid Reading

Author: Peter Kump
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 073520019X
Release Date: 1999-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Based on the discoveries of Evelyn Wood, a speed reading expert reveals the secrets of an increased reading rate and improved retention skills through a series of graded drills and exercises

Breakthrough Rapid Reading

Author: Peter Kump
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440672792
Release Date: 1998-11-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The former National Director of Education for Evelyn Wood Reading Dynamics. presents his do-it-yourself program for increasing reading speed and boosting comprehension. This program distills fundamental principles and skills chat can be learned at home with the help of the drills and exercises provided. And because it lets readers choose their own materials and set their own pace, it's the ideal method for busy people juggling a full schedule.

Breakthrough Rapid Reading

Author: Peter Kump
Publisher: Prentice Hall Direct
ISBN: 0137935633
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Based on the discoveries of Evelyn Wood, a speed reading expert reveals the secrets of an increased reading rate and improved retention skills through a series of graded drills and exercises

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Speed Reading

Author: Abby Marks Beale
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1592577784
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Presents strategies and techniques designed to increase reading speed, and improve comprehension and retention of a variety of reading materials.

Triple Your Reading Speed

Author: Wade E. Cutler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743475763
Release Date: 2003-07-01
Genre: Education

A complete program of practice exercises designed to improve reading speed and comprehension includes tips on study habits and test-taking skills. Reprint.

Speed Reading

Author: Robert L. Zorn
Publisher: HarperTorch
ISBN: 0061093017
Release Date: 1995-01-10
Genre: Study Aids

Practice exercises, comprehension tests, and charts designed to improve eye-span movement are included in a simple program designed to double or triple reading speed. Reprint.

Speed Reading For Dummies

Author: Richard Sutz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470550519
Release Date: 2009-07-28
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Learn to: Increase your reading speed and comprehension Use speed techniques for any type of reading material Improve your silent reading skills Recall more of what you read The fun and easy way® to become a more efficient, effective reader! Want to read faster — and recall more of what you read? This practical, hands-on guide gives you the techniques you need to increase your reading speed and retention, whether you're reading books, e-mails, magazines, or even technical journals! You'll find reading aids and plenty of exercises to help you read faster and better comprehend the text. Yes, you can speed read — discover the skills you need to read quickly and effectively, break your bad reading habits, and take in more text at a glance Focus on the fundamentals — widen your vision span and see how to increase your comprehension, retention, and recall Advance your speed-reading skills — read blocks of text, heighten your concentration, and follow an author's thought patterns Zero in on key points — skim, scan, and preread to quickly locate the information you want Expand your vocabulary — recognize the most common words and phrases to help you move through the text more quickly Open the book and find: Tried-and-true techniques from The Reader's Edge® program How to assess your current reading level Tools and exercises to improve your reading skills Speed-reading fundamentals you must know Helpful lists of prefixes, suffixes, roots, and prime words A speed-reading progress worksheet Exercises for eye health and expanded reading vision Tips for making your speed-reading skills permanent

Speed reading the Easy Way

Author: Howard Stephen Berg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0812098528
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Provides information on the mechanics of speed reading, discusses methods for improving memory, offers study techniques, and includes diagnostic tests to measure reading speed

How to be a Rapid Reader

Author: Kathryn Redway
Publisher: Passport Books
ISBN: 0844251747
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

From the back cover of book: There's more and more to read-and less and less time to read it in. If that's your situation, Katharyn Redway's How To Be A Rapid Reader offers you the techniques to revolutionize your reading. You can increase your speed and, at the same time, take in more relevant information. Kathryn Redway, a leading management consultant, shows you an easy six-step approach you can use to become a faster, more effective reader: Step One: Recall; Step Two: Set objectives; Step Three: Overview ; Step Four: Preview; Step Five: Inview; Step Six: Review. How To Be A Rapid Reader shows you how to shed old attitudes and unrewarding habits and offers you the techniques and exercises that will improve your comprehension, speed and memory.

10 Days to Faster Reading

Author: The Princeton Language Institute
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
ISBN: 0446676675
Release Date: 2001-07-01
Genre: Reference

Jump-Start Your Reading Skills! Speed reading used to require months of training. Now you can rev up your reading in just a few minutes a day. With quizzes to determine your present reading level and exercises to introduce new skills quickly, 10 Days to Faster Reading will improve your reading comprehension and speed as it shows you how to: * Break the Bad Habits That Slow You Down * Develop Your Powers of Concentration * Cut Your Reading Time in Half * Use Proven, Specially Designed Reading Techniques * Boost the Power of Your Peripheral Vision * Learn How to Scan and Skim a Written Report ...And All in 10 Days!

Speed Reading for Professionals

Author: H. Bernard Wechsler
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764192426
Release Date: 2005-12-19
Genre: Business & Economics

(back cover) Speed-Reading for Professionals Reading and comprehending a large number of documents and reports many of them specialized and technical is a vital task that is intrinsic to fulfilling management and executive responsibilities. The authors of this practical book recommend techniques and exercises that will increase your reading speed dramatically and help you retain important information more easily. They also offer tips on methods for comprehending dry and often difficult reading matter. Increase Your Reading Speed Improve Your Comprehension Retain Important Information Increase Your Ability to Concentrate BARRON S BUSINESS SUCCESS GUIDES offer career-minded men and women practical methods for success along with sound advice that applies to all levels of management in the business and corporate world."

5 Pounds

Author: Harley Pasternak
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781623364571
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Health & Fitness

For most people, the hardest part of lasting weight loss is either getting started or reaching their goals--too often, motivation is tough to maintain or those final few pounds simply won't budge, no matter how many hours are logged on the treadmill and how many calories counted. Now, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Body Reset Diet, comes a deceptively simple plan to slim down--whether you to need to shed those last few stubborn pounds or want to jump start a more significant weight-loss effort. 5 Pounds teaches readers how to implement five simple strategies as daily habits: • Walk 5 miles a day. • Eat protein and fiber 5 times a day. • Do resistance exercise 5 minutes a day. • Sleep at least 7 hours a night. • Unplug at least 1 hour a day. Readers will enjoy immediate results--dropping 5 pounds or more in just 5 days--and boost energy, improve overall health, and finally achieve long-term weight-loss success. With step-by-step advice, easy-to-prepare recipes, and motivating success stories, 5 Pounds will transform the way readers look and feel forever.

Remember Everything You Read

Author: Dr. Stanley D. Frank
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 9780307820440
Release Date: 2012-06-13
Genre: Self-Help

Learn how to read more quickly--and absorb more of of the information you are reading--with Remember Everything You Read. For the first time the secrets that have made the completely revised Evelyn Wood learning program so effective and popular are revealed. Remember Everything You Read not only teaches you how to increase your reading speed--all the while improving your comprehension--it also features tips and tricks to improve your study habits, more effectively take notes, and write papers, among others. It will become an invaluable resource for students, parents, teachers, and anyone looking to read--and comprehend--in a faster, more efficient manner.