Taking notes is something that many of us do and few of us master. According to this article found on Forbes, it's something that many of us could stand to do better. For instance: when was the last time that you re-read the notes you took a few hours after the meeting to make sure you understood what was discussed and to further memorize the meeting itself? The article gives a few tips to help make your time taking notes more productive and the notes themselves more valuable. A tip that is particularly interesting is about making pictures while taking notes: this helps stimulate different parts of the brain and may likewise help your mind cement what was discussed.