Inside a Three-Dimensional Financial Report

finance By: A. Michael Gellman

Finance reports that just show the numbers are doing a disservice to the complexity of your organization and the multiple audiences your report should reach. Here are some tips on making your reports more robust without being too complex.

The delivery and interpretation of financial reports is a complex process to start with. It becomes even more complicated when you realize that the target audience consists of multiple end users who consider financial information from different points of view. Effective financial messaging incorporates what I call the "three-dimensional" delivery approach....