CM110

Read Faster and Retain Essentials

Develop your ability to retain essential facts quickly.

94%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 403 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 925
  • Preferential fee 795?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
    • Gatineau

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

Really relevant methodology that can be applied quickly.

Marie-Josée M. / Chef Maintenance TI, Hydro-Québec

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
  • 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

    January 25 to January 26 2017

  • Montreal

    May 3 to May 4 2017

  • Quebec City

    May 25 to May 26 2017

  • Gatineau

    June 28 to June 29 2017

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