One of the key characteristics of any summary is that it must be concise. To achieve this the content of the summary (1) must be focused on the key events, and (2) should leave out any information that she audience can infer on their own. We have recently begun a project on summarizing simple narrative stories. In our approach, we assume that the focus of the story has already been determined and is explicitly given in the story's lung-term representation; we concentrate instead on how one can plan what inferences an audience will be able to make when...
The use of language is often anchored in history, tradition, assumptions,
and values.Words communicate ideas that go beyond the terms and phrases
themselves. But this is by no means static; there are trends and periodic
shifts that impact how we think and understand the world around us and
help to shape the work that we do. Accordingly, a few comments about
language must precede the text that follows.
The business plan consists of a narrative and several financial spreadsheets. The narrative template is the body of the business plan. It contains over 150 questions divided into several sections. Work through the sections in any order you like, except for the Executive Summary which should be done last. Skip any questions that do not apply to your business. When you are through writing your first draft, you will have a collection of small essays on the various topics of the business plan. Then you will want to edit them into a smooth flowing narrative.......
The business plan consists of a narrative and several financial worksheets. The narrative template is the body of the business plan. It contains more than 150 questions divided into several sections. Work through the sections in any order that you want, except for the Executive Summary, which should be done last. Skip any questions that do not apply to your type of business. When you are finished writing your first draft, you’ll have a collection of small essays on the various topics of the business plan. Then you’ll want to edit them into a smooth-flowing narrative.......
The contents of each cell in Table 12 are simply (and only) a reflection of the contents of the
equivalent cell in Table 10. Thus, for example, (re)training of former farm workers is a direct
response to the reduction in agricultural employment associated with the Agri-centric
narrative, and measures to strengthen entrepreneurship and IT aspects of human capital
could be a response to the depletion issues caused by the Urban-Rural narrative in PRR
Two summary points may be derived from Table 12.