Maximum Power Speed Reading
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Maximum Power Speed Reading

The world's fastest reader's secrets for doubling your reading speed while boosting comprehension
4.3 (152 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,455 students enrolled
Created by Howard Berg
Last updated 10/2013
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  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Double your reading speed to stay on top of essential information
  • Boost your comprehension of all types of content
  • Develop a laser sharp memory
  • Learn to anticipate precisely what to learn
  • Master emotional intelligence skills vital for success
View Curriculum
  • Sixth grade reading level or higher
  • Use a familar non-fiction book
  • Print out activity book

This is the program you’ve dreamt about.In just a few hours time, The World’s Fastest Reader will personally double your reading read speed-guaranteed!!!

Just imagine what you can accomplish in your life by:

    ·Increasing your reading speed by 100% or more to stay on top of important information without the hassle

    ·Boosting your understanding so you make better decisions and fewer mistakes and have the confidence and skill that spell success in today’s knowledge-driven economy

    ·Developing a laser sharp memory for facts, names, languages, and the details your professional and academic success hinge upon

    ·Knowing precisely what information to learn for an important exam or meeting before you even open your book without the pressure

    ·Mastering emotional intelligence strategies


A Revolutionary Speed Reading Breakthrough

While other speed reading programs rely upon mechanics forcing you to speed read all the time, your program enables you to slow down and speed up at will.

The Media Raves About Maximum Power Speed Reading

Howard has appeared on over 1,100 radio and television programs including 9 appearances on Comedy Central.You’ll love how he keeps you in stitches while sharing his revolutionary learning breakthrough.

Redbook, Men’s Health, Selling, Bottom Line, Forbe’s FYI, and dozens of newspapers featured Howard’s learning breakthrough, and he is the only speed reader to ever have a reading claim published in the Guinness Book Of World Records in 1990.No one has ever replaced his reading claim of 80 pages per minute—absolutely no one.

Powerful Endorsements

“I believe you’ve gone one step beyond speed reading to speed learning, bringing the discipline into the 21st century.”Maurice Thompson Jr.—past chairman and president of Evelyn Wood Reading Dynamics

“Maximum Power Speed Reading is not only one of the most effective ways an individual can increase their reading rate, it is easy to learn.”W Berry Fowler—Founder of Sylvan Learning Centers

Course Contents

1.Downloadable activity book

2. Ten Video lessons

Results Are Guaranteed

Who is the target audience?
  • Professionals will learn how to increase productivity and make more money
  • Students will learn how to get higher grades without the hassle
  • Seniors will learn how to stay mentally fit
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Curriculum For This Course
14 Lectures
Downloadable Activity Book
1 Lecture 00:00

Lesson One

Before you begin...

  1. First, print out your activity book.
  2. Get a familiar non-fiction book to use for practice


  • Understanding The Scope Of The Problem
  • Introduction
  • Success examples
  • Measuring your initial reading speed
  • Understanding how your brain decodes text
Preview 35 pages
Speed Reading Videos For Increasing Reading Speed, Comprehension, and Retention
13 Lectures 03:56:14

Lesson 1

Scope of problem


Success stories

Measuring your initial reading speed

Understanding how your brain decodes text

Measuring Your Initial Reading Speed

Lesson 2

Three levels of learning

How I discovered this

Schema and meaning

The power of inflection

The Three Levels Of Learning

Lesson 3

Stimulating your brain

Using schema

How to increase understanding

How To Increase Understanding

Lesson 4

Using hand motions

Left to right hand motions


Using Hand Motions

Lesson 5

Using hand motions

Learning to read backwards

Practicing high speed reading

Learning To Read Backwards

Lesson 6

Speed up drill

Use schema to reach top speed

Test your new reading speed

How To Increase Your Reading Speed

Lesson 7

Skimming to preview text

The Power Of High Speed Skimming

Lesson 8

Skimming to preview

Examination strategies

Using Skimming To Increase Comprehension

Lesson 9

Mind mapping

Adjusting to different types of reading

Using Mindmapping To Improve Understanding

Lesson 10


Developing A Laser Sharp Memory

16 Minute Drill For Improving Reading Speed

Maximizing Your Results
About the Instructor
Howard  Berg
4.3 Average rating
152 Reviews
1,455 Students
2 Courses
The World's Fastest Reader

Howard Stephen Berg is recognized as the world’s fastest reader thanks to the cutting- edge accelerated learning techniques he developed. These learning techniques have been proven over decades to turn information over- load into information assets. Respected inter- nationally for his contribution to the learning process, he has the unique distinction of being listed in the 1990 Guinness Book of World Records for reading at more than 25,000 words per minute and writing more than 100 words a minute.

He is a graduate of S.U.N.Y Binghamton. Using his brain-based learning strategies, this biology major completed a four-year psychology degree program in one year. His graduate studies at several New York City colleges focused on the psychology of reading.

He also has created more than 14 other accelerated learning programs including speed math and memory. He is mentioned in a number of books as a leading expert on brain- based learning and has been honored in more than 9 books that track outstanding professional performance including Who’s Who Among Emerging Leaders and 2,000 Notable American Men, Red Book, Bottom Line, Forbes’s FYI, and Selling. His book Speed Reading the Easy Way is now in its 28th reprint.The book continues to be a valued resource to individuals looking to manage the overwhelming glut of information coming their way each day.

Howard has appeared on more than 1,000 radio and TV programs including: the Jon Stewart show, LIVE! with Regis and Kathy Lee, Good Morning NY, Good Day Dallas, Toronto Today, and Crook & Chase. Most recently he has appeared on Good Morning LA and on Fox News’ Cavuto on Business program.