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Advanced Reading Concepts

Speedreading Plus™—
Reading Faster to Understand More
Advanced Reading Concepts Description
Advanced Reading Concepts conducts personalized Speed Reading Plus™ instructor based courses and seminars on-site for the military, government, corporations and associations nationally. In addition, we teach individuals from these organizations and the general public at our Columbus, OH location in private or small public classes. We also help teens achieve higher test scores and better grades in public classes and special summer programs.  Very soon,  we will have virtual classes as well.

Clients maximize their potential by improving their reading speed, recall and retention while learning to organize the information learned for exams and writing reports, documents and contracts.  These courses have helped countless numbers of students score competitively on the exams that determine reaching academic goals or entrance into a profession.  Productive reading reduces stress, increases performance and helps graduates with balancing careers and life.

Bonnie James Biography

Bonnie James is the founder and President of Advanced Reading Concepts. She has received national recognition for helping others improve their reading and comprehension skills.  Many of her techniques have enabled people to cut their reading time by more than half -- some of her recent clients include USAID in Bangkok, Nationwide Insurance, the US Army Strategic Operations Command, Air Force Research Laboratory, and NASA.  In the summer she conducts summer school classes for 7th graders through graduating seniors as part area schools summer programs.  She has presented workshops for civic, veterinarian, accountant and health professional association conferences nationwide

Bonnie was thrilled when she was recognized as a Distinguished Alumni and won the Career Achievement Award from the Ohio State University's College of Education and Human Ecology.  She was asked once how she knew she was a success.  She replied that she had heard the definition of being successful was how many lives you have changed.  She replied that she has changed thousands of lives.She would like to change yours.