High quality leather zippered padfolio binders are the best way to get organized. Usually, they come with a notepad and pen. They also come with a place to keep phone numbers and addresses. Many have calculators built in them and a pocket to store important papers. There are also slots for business cards or credit cards. These are a must have for any professional.
They are excellent for someone who is job searching and going on a lot of interviews. You can keep copies of your resume and a list of referrals in the pocket. When you get business cards from the companies you interview with you can store them in your binder. You will look very prepared and astute.
These are also good to have when you are with a company that has meetings. You will not be the one who arrives to the meeting without a pen or paper. There is always someone that does that. No one says anything, but everyone knows what the boss is thinking about that person.
They come in different materials. Leather is the best and it will last the longest. Do not be fooled by imitation. Make sure it is genuine. Having a zipper is good to ensure that nothing falls out as you are carrying it around.
The prices for these organizers can range depending on the features you select. You could get the basic for fewer than twenty five dollars, but the price could go up to over one hundred dollars. It will all be based on your professional needs.
These are designed with the business professional in mind. The person who could at a moment's notice need a number, address, or just access to some note taken during a previous meeting. As long as you are carrying one of these on your person you will never be without any pertinent information.
With one of these in tote you are going to be the person who gets that second interview or job. You will be the one who stands out at that meeting. Everything you need to succeed will be in this padfolio.