Friday 22 February 2019

Read Faster with Greater Understanding

EMC is holding a half day workshop for Councillors 'Read Faster with Greater Understanding'. This workshop supports individuals and organisations with increasing the speed of reading, while maintaining the levels of understanding. 

Too Much To Read & Too Little Time ?

  • Dramatically increase your reading speed
  • Whilst improving your understanding & retention?
  • Potentially save yourself hours each week?

This half day course will cover the following:

  • Common problems encountered when reading
  • How to prepare / plan properly
  • Measuring your reading speed
  • Testing comprehension / understanding
  • Developing your reading technique
  • Other ideas to help improve reading effectiveness

The latest course held with Durham County Council staff provided the following results:

*The initial WPM & % score is based on the average of 2 tests.

 Read Faster

Delegates reading 2 hours per day on average were saving 5 Hours per week  

  • Less work taken home
  • More effective meetings

 

  • Now that’s a better balance isn’t it ?

Venue

East Midlands Councils,
Pera Business Park,
Nottingham Road,
Melton Mowbray,
Leics, LE13 0PB

Costs

Local Authority Members £95
Associate Members - £115
Non-members £150

(all prices subject to VAT)

Bookings

To book a place, please complete the on-line booking form.  Any bookings cancelled after the closing date will be charged at the full rate.  Closing date for bookings is 26 January 2020.  Please see Terms and Conditions.

For further information please contact Kirsty Lowe, kirsty.lowe@emcouncils.gov.uk 01664 502 637 

Upcoming Dates for this event

  • 09/10/2019 - 09/10/2019
  • 10:00 - 13:00
  • Sun 29 Sep 2019
  • Pera Business Park, Nottingham Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire