I’m curious!! Is there any time of day that is best for reading? So I thought I’d ask our Grandmaster Trainer of Speed Reading, Philip Chambers whether reading as a Lark or an Owl is best.
I don’t know how many times this question has been asked over the years … should you dive in and use full colour for your Mind Map from the very beginning or should you sketch it out in pencil and then circle back to colour it in. Hear Tony’s take on this most Frequently Asked Question … Elaine XX
Remember .. if come to be trained as a Tony Buzan Licensed Instructor then your Grandmaster Trainer will be Dominic O’Brien – the 8 times World Memory Champion. So .. how did he come to design his own memory system “The Dominic System”?
If you are a busy businessman taking a red-eye long haul flight … or a student who hops on the school bus – this question gets asked a lot. How can you continue to Speed Read when you are travelling – and should you even bother? Over to our expert in the field. Philip Chambers who as the Chief Arbiter for the World Speed Reading…
So asking our 8 Times World Memory Champion, Dominic O’Brien today. Did he have someone to teach him memory techniques? Or was he able to learn everything he needed from books .. this answer is really quite surprising!
When you are working towards a goal – working on improving your metrics there is nothing more frustrating than hitting a plateau. So how does Phil Chambers, Chief Arbiter of the World Speed Reading Championship suggest you deal with those occasions when you hit a sticky plateau in speed?
Sometimes the questions asked just make me laugh .. like this one! So – over to Tony .. what is the weirdest thing he has ever seen Mind Mapped? Elaine X
So … cheeky question today with Grandmaster of memory, Dominic O’Brien …… can anyone become a World Memory Champion just like him? Very interesting take on the “anyone can do anything” trope …..
Learning the techniques of Speed Reading is just the first step .. you do need to practice to see the massive improvements that you can achieve. After all – you wouldn’t go out running one day and decide that you now knew how to run a marathon. So we encourage our student to monitor their speeds – to track their improvements. What happens though if…
Should you Mind Map when you read? How does that work? How does Tony Mind Map as he reads? Wonderfully detailed answer from the Maestro himself … Elaine XX