Can anyone Speed Read and was John Kennedy the fastest ever reader recorded?

Now I confess .. I was a late starter when it came to Speed Reading.  Mind you when I acquired the skill I became, and remain, a voracious reader. So I wanted to know if anyone could become a Speed Reader? Who was the first Speed Reader .. and was John F Kennedy the fastest reader on the planet? Elaine XX If would love to…

Can Mind Maps be used for learning scientific subjects?

Most people when they first come across Mind Maps see them as being very colourful and very creative .. and then begin to wonder if they can be used to learn scientific subjects? As if “scientifically minded” people cannot also be infinitely creative and colourful .. hello Leonardo da Vinci !! Our answer is “of course” but listen in to Tony as he explains exactly…

Why have a unique image in the center of your Mind Map?

The very first rule that we teach when introducing someone to Mind Mapping is that each Mind Map must start off with a unique Central Image. That way every Mind Map that you create looks completely different. Now advanced Mind Mappers will give you all sorts of reasons as to why this is a good idea (when you begin to combine Mind Maps with Memory…

Why should you always Mind Map in colour and NOT black and white?

Once upon a time Mind Maps were in black and white … but as Tony began to understand more about how the brain loves to learn and remember colour began to creep in. Of course the real breakthrough came when Tony was convinced that he could draw and that images and imagination began to be incorporated into Mind Maps and the real power of the…