QSS provides business and strategy consulting that leverages our powerful quantitative tools and intensive research skills.  Today there is a burgeoning technological revolution allowing firms to mine their own proprietary data.  Data-driven analytics can provide crucial intelligence, as strategic plans are developed in tandem with auxiliary research and information.  Regardless of the methodology, we are able to determine the optimal solution and explain the story of its development.

“If economists could manage to get themselves thought of as humble, competent people on a level with dentists, that would be splendid.” – John Maynard Keynes

We understand that every organization, small or large, faces challenges in finding its market and driving revenue growth and profitability.  Each problem that an organization confronts is different, so QSS offers no one-size-fits-all prescriptions.  We listen to our business clients, helping to identify their goals, dilemmas, and trade-offs.  Because implementation is critical, we follow projects with our clients from beginning to end.

“Over the long term, places with strong, distinctive identities are more likely to prosper than places without them.  Every place must identify its strongest most distinctive features and develop them or run the risk of being all things to all persons and nothing special to any.” Robert Solow

Every day, Pacific Northwest organizations look to the future.  Fortunately, the region features an independent culture that prizes innovation and creativity, a rich pool of human capital within its workforce, and abundant natural resources.  QSS recognizes that strong economic growth in the Northwest has historically been driven by its unique combination of assets.  We are committed to propelling it forward by crafting information and actionable insights of the highest quality and value.