The Art of Smart 2019

The Art of Smart 2019                                                                             

Revealing the keys to corporate decision-making success.

The Art of Smart is the most comprehensive study of corporate decision-making in the world.

It explores the many different facets of decision-making, providing insight to business leaders on how to make better decisions for their businesses.

This year we  evaluate businesses on four strategic indicators; Growth, Diversity, Boldness, and Innovation.

The report features the world’s only decision-making Index analysing companies from across the globe, interrogating sector and region specific data, to benchmark them in relation to the quality of their business decisions.


Key Highlights of this years report                                                                                 

    Diversity is driving smart decisions and explosive performance
    Risk motivates Bold decisions and Innovation
    Biotech is setting the standard for smart-decision making.

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Phaedra Bird Chief Executive,  Crowe Isle of Man

 The use of interesting data-driven findings, alongside the different approaches to decision making, allows Crowe to provide insight to leaders on how to make better decisions in pursuit of lasting value for their organisation.

Company data for The Art of Smart 2019 was extracted from global recognition sources including the Forbes Global 2000, Fortune, and Fast Company, having met the following criteria: specifically, active in the Healthcare, Real Estate and Manufacturing sectors; operating internationally; and, publicly listed for at least five years.





Art of Smart Features

History is filled with Smart Decisions



Why There’s More to Diversity than “Doing the Right Thing 




How Biotech is Getting it Right




Balancing The Risk Equation