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About bgreen@eyeqadvantage.com

Bryan is part of the executive team at eyeQ, and also one of our resident reading enthusiasts.

Speed Reading for College and Beyond

Regardless of your major in college, speed reading can help you to comprehend your college texts and scholarly articles while you're in school, and provide you a leading edge in your professional career. Speed reading is part of an active reading experience that allows you to ascertain the meaning, value, and authority of a given piece before reading for deeper detail.

By | October 14th, 2014|Reading|Comments Off on Speed Reading for College and Beyond

Did You Know That When It Comes To Reading in College The Best Mind Trick Is The Slow Fast Food Approach?

Yes, you want to read faster, but before you chow down on that book consider what you're reading. College reading material is not fast food, and your brain is not an order of fries and a milk shake. Did you know that when it comes to reading in college that the best mental trick to prime your brain is the slow fast food approach to reading? Skimming the book without proper training is like ordering a quick hamburger at the drive through window. You eat it. It tastes delicious, but it is over. Gone. Zilch. And you're hungry again.

By | October 7th, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts, Time Management|Comments Off on Did You Know That When It Comes To Reading in College The Best Mind Trick Is The Slow Fast Food Approach?

Without Reading’s Importance What Would The World Be Like?

In an art history class one morning, the professor asked his students "What would the world be like without color?" It would be sad and depressing. And a writer asked himself what would the world be like without words? It would be a world without poetry and blogs. A world without reading would be like staring at a blank page, or having a thought that you could not share, because if you did no one would be able to understand.

By | October 2nd, 2014|Reading|Comments Off on Without Reading’s Importance What Would The World Be Like?

Time Management for College Exams – Don’t be Controlled by the Clock!

It's test day. Others are nervous, but you know you are ready. You've prepared for weeks: your room is covered in flashcards, you've taken every practice exam out there, and you just used the word 'obstreperous' in a text message. You are ready.

By | September 25th, 2014|Time Management|Comments Off on Time Management for College Exams – Don’t be Controlled by the Clock!

Brain Games Are Available Through New Technology

Researchers have shown for some time that elderly people who keep their brains sharp with puzzles, and various Brain Games are less likely to see the kind of deterioration in their brain associated with senility and diseases like Alzheimer's disease.

By | September 24th, 2014|Technology|Comments Off on Brain Games Are Available Through New Technology

Homework Management: Setting Up the Best Homework Space

Does your child struggle to get their homework done? Well, one way that you can improve their abilities to sit down and get it done is with some Homework management by setting up a space that allows them to focus and concentrate on the work ahead of them. Here's how to do this:

By | September 11th, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts|Comments Off on Homework Management: Setting Up the Best Homework Space

Reading’s Importance To Everyone

The importance of reading cannot be emphasized strongly enough. Communication was forever transported beyond the norm by the advent of the written word. It was another way to communicate, thereby socializing the population in a whole new manner, adding much more detail and texture to interactions. As civilization evolved, the whole of human knowledge was being written and read.

By | September 9th, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts|Comments Off on Reading’s Importance To Everyone

Did You Know Reading Can Help Reduce Stress

There are many benefits gained by reading, from a higher IQ to a more financially rewarding job, but did you know that reading can also reduce stress. A 2009 study by the University of Sussex found that reading for as little as six minutes could reduce stress levels by 68 percent. Reading was a better stress reliever than many popular relaxation methods such as, having a hot cup of coffee or tea, listening to music, taking a leisurely walk, or playing video games.

By | August 29th, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts|Comments Off on Did You Know Reading Can Help Reduce Stress

Homework Management: Tips for Organizing your Workspace

If your children are to excel in school, you’ll need to develop a strategy for doing homework. Homework management begins with organizing your workspace so it is efficient and easy to work in. Here are a few ideas anyone can use to make even a small amount of space more functional.

By | August 27th, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts|Comments Off on Homework Management: Tips for Organizing your Workspace

Why Reading Comprehension Is An Employable Job Skill

In a day and age full of funny cat videos and grammatically incorrect Facebook posts, it's easy to be washed into the mainstream of adults with a ninth grade reading level. At face value, this may not seem like too much of a shock. However, studies show that if most people don't understand something, they simple ignore it. What does this mean for you?

By | August 22nd, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts|Comments Off on Why Reading Comprehension Is An Employable Job Skill