How to Take Worthwile Notes

In the past few years, I have discovered a method for taking notes that makes the notes easy to use, and turns them from a pointless exercise in dictation to a useful reference! I’ve going to “school” for some time now (about 18 years). Of course, for much of that time I was diligently copying down the words spilling from the prof’s mouth so I could study it later. I started experimenting with different note-taking styles a few years ago, and have finally settled on something that works. With a little planning and a few extra minutes of organization you can turn a course worth of information into a great reference. I use notes from classes daily now! Continue reading “How to Take Worthwile Notes”