With these recent posts regarding report writing, I thought it was appropriate to make note of an article I wrote. It’s titled, “Make Your Reports Pop with Creativity, Color, and Call Outs” and was published in VIEWS, the Qualitative Research Consultants Association magazine’s Fall 2014 issue. I thought you might be interested in this article because it outlines my top 10 tips for giving your reports a visual upgrade.
The saying “a picture’s worth a thousand words” is true. A huge part of what makes a report or presentation more appealing to an audience is the use of images. Images bring the presentation to life, often by illustrating the topic or just adding color. There are a number of image sources we have identified; but you should always check to make sure the image is available to use.
Since Hardwick Research has been in business for 20 years, we know how to write a great research report. The formats have changed over the years, but the basic principals have not. Follow the three steps below and you’ll learn the key to our approach.