When was the last time you read an actual book?Though there are access to plenty of ebooks or emagazines, why many successful leaders prefer to read books?
Reading a proper book rather than an article or your social news feed is more important than you think.
There are some incredible benefits of reading books for adults and for children. Here are few,
1) Keeps the brain active
Reading keeps the brain active and prevents from losing its power and hence prevents from dementia.
2) Stress Reductions
Read the things that is more interesting to you in your field.This will keep you motivated and make you feel happy.
Everything you read fills your head with information and we never know when it might comes in handy, the more knowledge you have, the better-equipped you are to tackle any challenge you will face.
4) Vocabulary Expansions
More reading more words you will gain exposure to and leads to improve vocabulary.
Being articulate and well-spoken is of great help in any profession, and knowing that you can speak to higher-ups with self-confidence can be an enormous boost to your self-esteem.
A well-read, well-spoken, and knowledgeable person on a variety of topics tend to get the promotions more quickly both with the literature, Scientific breakthroughs and Global events.
5) Memory Improvement
When we read a book then we remember the assortment of the characters, their backgrounds, history, nuance etc. but our brains are marvellous thigs and can remember these things with relative ease.
6) Improves Analytical thinking skills
Taking the notes of all the events provided and sorting them out to determine what is the final results?
when you read any topics early then you will be able to explain and discuss the topics and state your opinions clearly as you have taken the time to consider all the aspects involved in the topics so you will be able to comprehend properly.
7) Improves Focus and Concentrations
Attentions is drawn in a millions of ways in this crazy-internet world where there is a information overload while doing the multi-tasking through every-day.This causes stress levels to rise and lowers our productivity.
When we read a book, all of our attentions is focused on the topics and rest of the world just falls away and you can immerse yourself in every fine details of observing it.
Try to always read 15-20 minutes before work ( on your morning commute, if you take public transit.) then you will realise and surprised that how much more focused we will become once we will go to office.
8) Improves the writing skills
As the vocabulary will increase and this will help in writing the good sentences and paragraphs in a better way. We will get the way of presenting our views to the others just as authors do.
9) Tranquillity and Peace
When we read the subjects or topics that interest us and something new in the same domain it gives us immense peace ,pleasure and tranquillity.