What should be on a financial dashboard?
The first thing that comes to mind when thinking of an executive dashboard is tracking fiscal performance. This dashboard displays financial KPIs like current revenue, quick ratio, and short term assets. In the quest for brevity, however, it is important to provide executives with an easy way to to get a more granular view of the business.
How do you build a financial dashboard?
- Define your goals and KPIs
- Identify the financial metrics you want to track
- Design and build your dashboard with instant, custom, or calculated metrics
- Get insights, identify trends, and track your data history
Relevant KPIs and metrics
The executive dashboard provides a concise, but accurate view of business performance so executives can get the information they need "at-a-glance" to drive the business forward.