If you’re in a Commonwealth agency, your annual report may look a little different this year. Do you know what you need to do?
Getting your annual over the finish line can feel like a marathon effort. But rather than limping over the line exhausted, it is possible to ease the way with early planning and a strategic approach to graphic design and printing. Friend and graphic designer Bill Laing from Spectrum Graphics has been designing annual reports for 20 years. Here, Bill answers my questions about how to make sure you cross that finish line stress-free and in style.
Breaking out in a cold sweat about writing the annual report? Don’t panic. It is possible to write an accurate and professional account of your organisation’s performance that is also an engaging story about who you are, what you do and what you have achieved.
Just found out you’re responsible for this year’s annual report? Before you burst into tears … be reassured that it is possible to successfully plan and manage an annual report without a meltdown. Follow these tips and you might even enjoy it.