Work Smarter With Speed Reading Teach Yourself

Author: Tina Konstant
Publisher: Teach Yourself
ISBN: 144412983X
Format: PDF, Docs
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Speed reading is about reading (and being able to recall) more written information in less time. Work Smarter with Speed Reading is a practical guide to effective speed reading. It includes tools and information on a variety of reading and memory techniques, including a five-step strategy that will enable you to read any non-fiction material easily. It: Allows you to start using and practising the techniques as you read. Offers a selection of techniques so you can choose the ones that suit you best. Teaches you how to read effectively under pressure. Helps you to concentrate in noisy and distracting environments. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of speed reading and time-saving techniques. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Make Meetings Work Teach Yourself

Author: Karen Mannering
Publisher: Teach Yourself
ISBN: 1444128906
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Meetings are an inevitable and often unwelcome aspect of the working day. They figure heavily in all walks of life and create a forum for providing information, holding discussions, and making decisions. If they are run well they are a really valuable tool in running your organisation and progressing projects. If run badly they can seem like no more than a time-wasting irritant to the participants. Whether you hold meetings in your office or attend international summits, the meeting is a place where certain etiquette is essential. How to run a meeting, behave in a meeting, construct minutes, and Chair meetings are all essential skills for anyone wishing to move projects forward, forge a career in business or even run their own business. So, even if you are only a participant in frequent meetings this book will show you how to get the most out of them and ensure that they are a building block of success. From issuing invitations to taking the minutes, or even chairing a meeting, everything is covered.

Power Up Your Mind

Author: Bill Lucas
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1857884965
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Shows how everyone has the capacity to succeed and how most use only a small portion of their talents.

Lifehacker

Author: Adam Pash
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118133455
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A new edition, packed with even more clever tricks and methods that make everyday life easier Lifehackers redefine personal productivity with creative and clever methods for making life easier and more enjoyable. This new edition of a perennial bestseller boasts new and exciting tips, tricks, and methods that strike a perfect balance between current technology and common sense solutions for getting things done. Exploring the many ways technology has changed since the previous edition, this new edition has been updated to reflect the latest and greatest in technological and personal productivity. The new "hacks" run the gamut of working with the latest Windows and Mac operating systems for both Windows and Apple, getting more done with smartphones and their operating systems, and dealing with the evolution of the web. Even the most tried-and-true hacks have been updated to reflect the contemporary tech world and the tools it provides us. Technology is supposed to make our lives easier by helping us work more efficiently. Lifehacker: The Guide to Working Smarter, Faster, and Better, Third Edition is your guide to making that happen!

Speed Reading In A Week

Author: Tina Konstant
Publisher: Teach Yourself
ISBN: 1444159488
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Speed Reading In A Week is a simple and straightforward speed reading course, giving you everything you need to know in just seven short chapters. From increasing your reading rate and effective memory techniques, to overcoming distractions so that you can read in any environment and developing a reading programme to make it second nature, you'll eventually wonder how you ever read any other way. This book introduces you to the main themes and ideas of speed reading, giving you a basic knowledge and understanding of the key concepts, together with practical and thought-provoking exercises. Whether you choose to read it in a week or in a single sitting, Speed Reading In A Week is your fastest route to success: - Sunday: The five-step system - Monday: Speed reading - Tuesday: Remember what you read - Wednesday: Your eyes and effective reading - Thursday: Distractions and solutions - Friday: Reading different types of material for different reasons - Saturday: What next? ABOUT THE SERIES In A Week books are for managers, leaders, and business executives who want to succeed at work. From negotiating and content marketing to finance and social media, the In A Week series covers the business topics that really matter and that will help you make a difference today. Written in straightforward English, each book is structured as a seven-day course so that with just a little work each day, you will quickly master the subject. In a fast-changing world, this series enables readers not just to get up to speed, but to get ahead.

Train Your Brain For Success

Author: Roger Seip
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118330552
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Train your mind to achieve new levels of success! Professionals and entrepreneurs do a great job of keeping up appearances. But if they're honest with themselves, they're short on living the life they really want. Train Your Brain For Success provides the perspective to analyze how you got where you are and, more importantly, learn the skills to get where you truly desire to be. Train Your Brain For Success explains specific ways of thinking and acting that will get anyone where they want to go, fast. Learn to condition your mind to move towards success automatically, by discovering greater memory power and fundamental techniques for boosting reading speed and comprehension. Get a proven strategy for succeeding and becoming a record-breaking performer. Learn to live in the moment Become brilliant with the basics Aggressively take care of your mind Train your mind for new levels of success by boosting memory power, reading speed and comprehension.

Breakthrough Rapid Reading

Author: Peter Kump
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780735200197
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Based on the discoveries of Evelyn Wood, a speed reading expert reveals the secrets of an increased reading rate and improved retention skills through a series of graded drills and exercises

Reading Smart

Author: Nicholas Reid Schaffzin
Publisher: Princeton Review
ISBN: 0679753613
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Demonstrates techniques to improve one's reading speed and comprehension, including prereading, pen-marking, mapping, and clustering

Copywriting

Author: Tina Konstant
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN: 9781444134995
Format: PDF
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What's in this book? Open this book and you will... - Compose great copy - Engage your audience - Convince and persuade - Build brilliant sales Learn the rules of copywriting: - Audience, medium and message - Make every word count - Make sure there's something for everyone - Tell the truth softly - Back up all that you write - Tell a good story - What to do if you make a mistake What are Bullet Guides? The answers you need - now. Clear and concise guides in a portable format. Information is displayed in an easy-to-read layout with helpful images and tables. Bullet Guides include all you need to know about a subject in a nutshell. Get right to the point without wading through loads of unnecessary information.

How to Read a Book

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476790159
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Analyzes the art of reading and suggests ways to approach literary works, offering techniques for reading in specific literary genres ranging from fiction, poetry, and plays to scientific and philosophical works.