CM110

Read Faster and Retain Essentials

Develop your ability to retain essential facts quickly when reading.

94%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 465 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 945
  • Preferential fee 850?
  • Locations
    • Montreal

Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 12 PDU
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to better handle the quantity of work-related documents and emails by increasing your reading speed and improving your comprehension and retention of information.

Targeted audience

Any audience.

Prerequisite

None.

Customer Testimonials

Open up you mind to many great opportunities of improvement.

Louise P. / Directrice, Systèmes d'information au détail, Métro Richelieu Inc.

Content

  • Definition and origin of speed reading
  • Myths associated with speed reading
  • Evaluating your reading speed
  • Common problems and how to get around them
  • How the eye and the brain work together: the eye transmits, the brain decodes
  • Techniques and exercises for transmitting and decoding more rapidly
  • Strategies for reading: searching for information, determining the essentials, getting an overall view and assimilation of important points
  • Strategies for reading on screen, on tablets, and in newspapers and magazines
  • Managing documents to be read and emails
  • Three levels of memory: perceptive, short term and long term
  • Memory and reactivating information

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    February 19 to February 20 2019

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