Reading doesn’t make you smarter.

2 min readMar 31, 2024

Have you ever finished reading something, only to realize you can’t recall what you just read?

We’re constantly consuming information, books, articles, social media feeds, and more. But how much of it are we truly absorbing and retaining?

The problem of Passive Consumption :

It’s easy to fall into the trap of mindless reading — skimming through content just to check boxes, follow trends, or because the information is put in front of us.