What is an executive summary?

An executive summary is a simplified, condensed version of a longer document. This is useful for business plans and financial reports. In a business plan the executive summary contains the purpose and goals of the business.

 

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What is an executive summary?

An executive summary is a simplified, condensed version of a longer document. This is useful for business plans and financial reports. In a business plan the executive summary contains the purpose and goals of the business.

 

Related terms:
What is the objective of financial reporting?

Related Xero feature:
Keep track of your numbers with financial reporting

Related Small Business Guide:
What business reporting can tell you

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