We All Have 15 Minutes To Read

Here’s how to carve yours out each day

Leap Focus
3 min readJan 26, 2021
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We’re all guilty of saying it:

“I’m just so busy, I don’t have time to read!” — literally everyone ever

but just because everybody says it, doesn’t mean it’s true. Oftentimes, the busiest people are the most productive, because they’ve found a format and rhythm to their business that works for them.

In 2021, against the backdrop of a global lockdown order, the one thing we’ve all got is time, so why is it still so hard to MAKE time?

There are a couple of reasons it’s hard, and today we aim to make it a little easier for you.

The benefits of reading daily:

The benefits of burying your nose in a book are so numerous they’d need their own post just to espouse, but they include:

  • Mental benefits such as enhanced focus, memory, vocabulary and reduced anxiety
  • Physical benefits such as a lower heart rate and a longer, better-quality sleep at night

How long you need to read:

The great news is that you don’t have to be like a young Elon Musk, reading for 10 hours every day: you can receive all of the…