executive summary form template

Executive Summary Form

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The summary of the key points of the report should be presented in an executive summary. The introduction should state the report's purpose, highlight the report's major points, and explain any conclusions, recommendations, or results.

How should an executive summary be written?

A guide to writing an executive summary:
  1. Start with a shocking statistic or an interesting story that will grab the reader's attention.
  2. Define the problem in such a way that the reader can understand it and see how it affects them.
  3. Describe the solution in detail, including what outcomes can be expected.
  4. Provide evidence of your qualifications and show why you are the best person to solve this problem.
  5. Include a call to action, telling the reader what they need to do next in order to get help or make things happen.

What is another term for an executive summary?

A synopsis is a brief, comprehensive overview of something. In the business world, synopses are often used to give investors and clients an idea of what a company does before they delve deeper into its inner workings. An executive summary can also be thought of as a mini-business plan. It should include information on your company's goals, mission statement, target market, etc.

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