At Crowe, we know our clients inside and out — from understanding their tax and audit concerns to maintaining our global view of their industries and markets. We are well positioned to help them maximize value.This report explores the many aspects of decision-making, highlights the brightest minds in the field and honors the many companies that are clearly doing things right.There are no absolutes, of course. Every company — even every individual — faces different challenges when making important decisions. What this report and index offer is the benefit of the experience and intelligence of some of the best researchers, business leaders and Crowe thought leaders. In a word, it’s this: perspective. The more relevant perspective a decision-maker has, the better the chance that he or she will build lasting value.