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Successful people stick to their reading habit

Successful people stick to their reading habit

A random sampling of the world’s most successful people will show one common trait: a love of reading. Because reading is the easiest way to continue the learning process. 

Reading with intention engages all of the parts of memory

Reading with intention engages all of the parts of memory

It means that you have a specific goal at hand, you want to connect what you’re reading to other information and that it is something you’re invested in and will come back to again and again.

When you’re impressed by something, you'll remember it easier

When you’re impressed by something, you'll remember it easier

This could mean a phrase or quote that catches you off guard or changes the way you think about a certain topic. Or an interesting fact that you’ll want to save for later on.

Our memory is made up of 3 components

Our memory is made up of 3 components

...in terms of reading retention:

  • Impression
  • Association
  • Repetition

Ryan Holiday

Whatever problem you’re struggling with is probably addressed in some book somewhere written by someone a lot smarter than you."

RYAN HOLIDAY

Most important step for long-term memorization: repetition

Most important step for long-term memorization: repetition

Without re-engaging with the material that you’ve read, you’ll not be able to remember and apply any of that knowledge. So you need to have a method for taking and organizing notes around key parts you want to revisit later on.

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