We living in a very fast-changing world and using the internet it is easy to gather information within a few seconds. This has greatly reduced the significance of reading a book, as well as adversely impacted an individual’s curiosity to learn something new each day. Television and social media consumes a lot of our time, energy and makes us unwilling to spend time reading a book.
Watching Online Series Vs Books Reading
Today, for instance, we would be more keen on watching a series on Netflix rather than try learning new things. It should be noted that great leaders and influencers across the globe make time from their busy schedule to read a book and always try to learn something new and exciting.
Microsoft founder and one of the richest men in the world Bill Gates, used to read a book every week. Through its entire career and still today, the man takes a yearly basis vacation wherein he devotes all of his time in just reading books. So, why it is important to spend time learning reading books and learning new things? Well, for one reading books makes you smarter than your peers as it helps you in getting insight on things, fills your mind with more knowledge. You can pick a book of any genre that is relevant to your field of work from business to non-fiction that could really help you in understanding things down the line.
Only knowledge and learning can help an individual to boost confidence
Impact of Technology
Another reason which may motivate you to start learning new things is the changing pace of technology.
Nowadays, with the introduction and application of Artificial intelligence in day-to-day work soon there will be a time when all of these basic and ground floors could easily be completed with the help of technology rather than hiring people to complete it and consequently, this would decrease the number of job opportunities offerings to freshers as well as the company would cut down numbers of its own employees having basic skill set doing general ground floor work. So, in order for an individual to save his or her job, it is important that they keep up with this dynamic technology environment and subsequently increase his or her knowledge to do more than just basic work and expand the horizon of the work.
Only knowledge and learning can help an individual to boost confidence and would support him/her to go one step ahead towards a high paying job with more job security and better post.
Reading a book not only helps in expanding the vocabulary of the individual but it also assists in developing and shaping the way an individual looks at things and people.
Benefits of Reading Books every day
In today’s time, everybody is worried and stressed on how to earn more money, how to secure their job position in the market but what they lack is the willingness to change the attitude. Reading a book once in a while helps in changing that perspective by learning it giveaway.
An individual who reads a book related to his/her field of interest applies that particular knowledge gathered in his/her daily routine work which subsequently helps in bringing changes in the way the person is working for good.
Reading a book not only helps in expanding the vocabulary of the individual but it also assists in developing and shaping the way an individual looks at things and people. Learning things that are relevant to the field of working could help an individual in reducing the stress levels as it is proven that engaging the mind onto something would keep in check the level of anxiety and stress. When you are learning a new skill or thing, it helps in enhancing your analytical skills too. When you try understanding things which you don’t have much knowledge about, then, in that case, the mind always tries questioning every aspect of it in terms of what, how and when. This helps in developing critical thinking in an individual as well as enhances the individual’s ability to analyze details when it comes. This boost in critical and analytical thinking helps the individual to gauge the data better at work as well as encourages the individual to come up with new and innovative ideas as to how the same work can be done in less time and more effectively.
It is important to understand that the world is moving at a very fast pace and that staying at just one job position for long could be non-motivating and perhaps, would pay less. So, it is crucial that with changing trends in the market, the individual also try to learn new things which could help him to prove as an asset to the company.