If format available
use it. AND may need other forms of
report: Written, oral, PowerPoint, newsletter, memo,
formal or combinations?
Decide how to depict data and information.
Type depends a lot on the data
Can do narratives, tables, figures (charts), combinations
Produce the report
Perform data analysis and interpretation of data
Prepare charts, tables, exhibits, appendices
Determine binding, cover style, paper
Prepare visual aids, handouts
Electronic reports best converted to PDF format