Myth – I have to read every word to understand. As with many of the myths, we hold them because someone, most probably an elementary school teacher who was helping us learn how to read, told us we HAD to read every word. If we didn’t, then we won’t understand what we read.

Truth – You need to read every word until about 7th grade to build a solid working sight vocabulary. After that, reading every word becomes a serious waste of time. By using your peripheral vision, you can learn how to read more in less time by using key words or to read in thought groups. You can use your hands or a card to force your eyes down the page. You can learn how to skim and scan efficiently and effectively. All with good, or better, understanding.

Your bottom-line is – TIME! You cannot afford the time it takes to read every word anymore.

Your Challenge: Learn how to reduce the word-for-word reading by learning how to read faster! Consider reading a book on speed reading or taking a class in-person or online. The more you know about how to read better and faster, the less talking you will do.

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FREE One Day Pass to Rev It Up Reading, NOW Available for 7 Days!

  • Experience what the Rev It Up Reading Online Course looks like and begin to see what it can do for you.
  • Enjoy free access to Abby’s favorite exercise called “Discipline Your Eyes” and ALL of Module 4
  • No payment needed! All you need is a valid email address and a Mac, PC, Tablet, or iPad. (Sorry, not iPhone compatible.)
  • If you like what you see, you’ll be offered a special discounted rate for either the 90 Day or 365 Day Course Access

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10 Minutes to Faster Reading

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. . .AND get access to Abby’s free resources including 10 Minutes To Faster Reading and her favorite exercise, Discipline Your Eyes. As a bonus you will get a $50 off coupon code to purchase the full version of the Rev it Up Reading Online Speed Reading Course.

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