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2009-11-09 10:39:31

Many businesses feel that the content of annual reports has become more important than ever due to the tough business climate induced by the financial crisis and the growing pressure to be environmentally and socially responsible. The so-called letter to shareholders is particularly important, since it allows the CEO to come forth and describe the company's operations in a rather personal tone. Kristina Jonäll, researcher and teacher at the University of Gothenburg's School of Business,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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