If you are planning to learn speed reading techniques, you need to know before you apply any of the methods to read quickly, it is desirable to apply certain steps of preparation. In this way, your reading will be even more efficient and techniques that apply will give you best results. In this article I will give you four keys to adopt an attitude and a correct preparation before starting to read. 1. Eliminate distractions. Get rid of everything that may interrupt it or bother him: turn off your cell phone, disconnect your computer from the Internet, disconnect your phone line, unplug the radio or TV, stay away from people that converses, close the door of your Office or reading room, sit in your comfortable armchair anything that may affect your mind (albeit in the background(, as background music), diluted his concentration. And without concentration, it is likely that your reading speed decreases. 2.
Before starting to read, ask what is their purpose, their objective, you expect from this reading, why should read this material. If your reading is for pleasure, then why you hurry up? Or study for an exam. As you will see, there are plenty of different purposes, so before opening the book, take the time to clearly define its purpose and its target. This will determine the way in which will need to read the text. 3 Imagine that the book is a puzzle, analyze all the parts before attempting to join them. Read CAP and flaps information, read the copyright information.
Read the table of contents and attempt to assemble the complete book with that information. Read all the titles and subtitles of the sections. 4. With the techniques of fast reading you already know, read this chapter or section. The text is under your control, cheer up and read the central idea before you begin. After this preparation, the reading will be much faster.