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The Great Gatsby

Day 15/30: Speed Read The Great Gatsby – 218 Pages in 99 Minutes

This is day #15 of the One Book, One Day challenge. We’re going to speed read The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald at 500 words per minute (WPM) using AccelaReader.com. Is 500 WPM Too Fast? Take Our Speed Reading Course To Keep Up! About the Book: The Great Gatsby is a novel by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald. […]

Training Yourself to Speed Read: A Simple Exercise

Training Yourself to Speed Read: A Simple Exercise

Here is a simple speed reading exercise you can do start training yourself to become a speed reader. Take a book you have already read in the past and start reading it again. I recommend one that is actually worth reading a second time. The point of doing this is to get yourself used to […]

Simple Speed Reading Exercise

Simple Speed Reading Exercise

In order to accelerate your reading speed over a long term you can challenge yourself to read a little faster. The average reading speed is about 200 words per minute. If you forced someone that is reading 200 words a minute to read at 250 which is 50 words per minute faster, they would probably […]

How to Boost Your Reading Speed with the Deadline Technique

How to Boost Your Reading Speed with the Deadline Technique

How Deadlines Help You Read Faster Let’s rewind the clock and think back to when we were in school when you had to write an eight-page paper. When did you write that eight-page paper? What if it was due in three weeks? Did you start writing it at the day you were assigned? Probably not, […]