I was asked, along with others, to contribute to an article in UpJourney about whether you should take notes during an interview. I wanted to share this in case you found it of interest for yourself or others you know who may be preparing for interviews.
President and CEO, Custom Solutions, Inc.
The answer to me is absolutely and I’d take it one step further. I’d type up my notes. Most of us can type faster than we write and we can read what we type. I know I can’t read my handwriting. Plus many of us can type while maintaining eye contact as a few typos won’t hurt us and we can correct later.
These are the key things to remember:
The key reasons for taking good notes are: