EVENT DESCRIPTION

This newly revised course has shifted online into two, half-day, live, instructor-led sessions. We recognize that online learning a vastly different experience from an in-person seminar and our instructors have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for group discussions. Our goal is to make your experience more convenient as we navigate the new reality of virtual learning.

SCHEDULE

  • Wed, Oct 21 @ 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • Thurs, Oct 22 @ 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • At work today, the constant, sometimes overwhelming, flow of printed information requires specific techniques and skills. This course teaches people how to concentrate fully on what they are reading at work and how to remember the key information for weeks.

    Participants who learn Productive Reading, are able to adjust their speed to suit their purpose in reading and finish a document faster. Before, during, and after reading, they can use efficient Memory Techniques to ensure they have captured the key information in a way that they understand and remember for as long as they need to.

    Attendees learn how to work more effectively WITH their powerful brains and enhance their thinking, concentration, and memory skills.

    TOPICS INCLUDE:

    • Assess the whole document quickly and find the key information you need
    • Make rapid, effective key-word notes
    • Use four steps to a dependable memory
    • Apply Mind Mapping to add to and draw from your fantastic long-term memory
    • Know how to adapt the techniques to reading on a computer screen
    • Eliminate your backlog and keep up with the reading demands of your work or study

    WHO WILL BENEFIT:

    People who are expected to keep up with a heavy reading load at work and who want to work more effectively with their memories. Those who are working and studying.