RE: Tech-Reading vs. Other Reading

Subject: RE: Tech-Reading vs. Other Reading
From: Marguerite Krupp <mkrupp -at- cisco -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 13:45:34 -0400

Ah, Robin - you need to read "Shrink Lits" - the 1-page version, in verse
yet, of much of the world's literature.

To answer your question, I find that reading technical stuff, especially
specs, where I have to retain the details of what I read (and remember where
I read them), slows me down considerably in all my other reading.

I still read everything in sight, and I still want to edit it, but ALL my
reading is slower. Great retention, though, whether I want it or not.


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