How well do you really know the classics?
As a student, you get so many new habits! Not all of them should stay with you after you graduate. However, there is one habit we find the most efficient of all. And this habit is reading.
No matter what your major is or what classes you take, you will have to read a lot in each one of them. Reading is the way you learn, so you have to read at all times. Why reading as a habit is good for you? We will talk about it in a second.
Reasons why reading is the best habit you can acquire
- Reading makes you smart. By obtaining new information, you increase the level of expertise you have in a certain area. Besides, when reading, you stimulate the activity of your brain as well as the emergence of new neuron connections which enhance the capacity of your brain. All in all, reading can make you much smarter.
- It can make you a better conversationalist. No matter what profession you choose after college, being a good conversationalist is definitely a positive thing and a habit to have. It helps you build connections at work and achieve better results in the workplace. And even when still in college, being able to participate in different conversations can contribute to making friendships for life. It is the perfect time to build friendly relationships, and reading can help you here.
- This habit can help you study better. Instead of going to the library every time you have doubts about a particular area of study, you can use the knowledge you already have thanks to the habit of reading you got as a student. It is like storing up the useful knowledge which you can apply whenever the time comes.