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9 Benefits of Repetition for Learning (Read This First!)

9 Benefits of Repetition for Learning (Read This First!)

Repetition is a crucial learning tool because it facilitates knowledge transfer from the conscious to intuitive or deeper recollection levels.  The most profound “aha” moments result from interaction with text, followed by another encounter. Repeating an encounter cements it in your memory. Learning is a gradual process where you interact with ideas and progressively amass […]

Top 19 Popular Fiction Books for Adults (Ranked!)

Top 19 Popular Fiction Books for Adults (Ranked!)

Caroline Kepnes could not have said it better. “The problem with books is that they end,” and you’re probably looking for more recommendations because you don’t want to pick just any book.  It’s time-consuming to scroll through New York Best Sellers’ top five list, month after month. Voracious speed readers have probably already read the […]

Spaced Revision vs. Spaced Repetition(Explained for Beginners)

Spaced Revision vs. Spaced Repetition (Explained for Beginners)

Developing a personalized study strategy customized to suit your learning style, capacity, and needs will help improve your academics. But if you are preparing for an important exam and find it difficult to recall what you have learned, it is time to change your method and choose a technique that will enable you to retain […]

Is Speed Reading a Talent, or Can It Be Learned?

Is Speed Reading a Talent, or Can It Be Learned?

Speed reading is a technique to quickly read large volumes of data without losing comprehension.  Contrary to what many people might believe, speed reading is not a talent you are blessed with but a skill you can develop at any age. You can master the speed reading skill with proper technique and adequate speed reading […]

How Does Repetition Help Memory and Memorization?

How Does Repetition Help Memory and Memorization?

Repetition is a key factor in memory and memorization. When we repeat something, we are more likely to remember it later. This is because repetition helps to embed the information in our long-term memory.  Additionally, repetition can help us better recall information when we need it. Simply saying or thinking something over and over again […]

Is Speed Reading Helpful?

Is Speed Reading Helpful? (Explained for Beginners)

Speed reading is an effective way to improve one’s ability to read quickly. To speed read, a silent reader must master eliminating subvocalization (silent speech). Furthermore, individuals can use their peripheral vision to link words together seamlessly. Speed reading comes in handy for doctors, lawyers, Ph.D. candidates, and anyone who wishes to read and comprehend […]