Core Services

At Qatalyst, we take great pride in our ability to discover the right answers to complex problems. We work closely with clients to define the objectives and issues to be addressed; developing research questions and determining what data is required to tackle these problems; collecting and analyzing the data to find optimal solutions; and presenting the results in the form of reports, presentations, and/or workshops. We can also support you in implementing changes to your programs, services, and systems and evaluating the impact of those changes.

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Program Evaluation

We provide a full spectrum of program evaluation services from evaluability assessments and the preparation of evaluation frameworks to the implementation of process and summative evaluations.

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Indigenous Studies

We are proud of our strong record in providing research services in collaboration with Indigenous communities across Canada.

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Organizational Reviews

We have conducted organizational reviews for government departments, government agencies, educational and research institutions, and non-profit associations.

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Labour Market Studies

Our labour market studies enable industry, educators and government to understand and respond to changing labour market demands.

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Implementation Science

Research identifies best practices – our implementation science services help you to incorporate those practices into your programs.

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Science, Tech and Innovation

We are a leader in research on the high technology sector, from the preparation of development strategies for the high tech sectors to the preparation of strategic plans and marketing plans for high tech companies.

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Economic Development

We have prepared development strategies and implementation plans at the national, provincial and local levels.

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Investment Attraction and Trade Promotion

We have conducted investment attraction and trade promotion studies for clients at the municipal level, the provincial level, and the national level.

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Economic Impact

We have assessed the economic impact of a wide range of programs, organizations, events, and infrastructure.

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Marketing Strategies

We have conducted market research studies and developed marketing strategies for clients in industries such as forestry, energy, investments, and medical device manufacturing.

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Strategic and Business Planning

Together, our staff have undertaken over 300 strategic and business planning assignments including the development of strategic plans, business plans, and feasibility studies.

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Small Business Development

Many of our projects have focused on small business development through evaluation of key government programs, extensive surveys of small businesses, and specialized initiatives and research.

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Performance Measurement

We have extensive experience in helping our clients to develop and implement performance measurement frameworks.

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Program Design

Our program designs can be implemented easily and effectively by program staff. We undertake surveys of the target groups to assess the types of programs that should be implemented.

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Sector and Regional Studies

We have developed a proprietary Competitiveness Model which incorporates factors related to both the macro environment as well as the micro-business environment.

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Digital Marketing

We can assist you in developing digital marketing plans and combining media, technology and creative to deliver better results.

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Change Management

We provide a range of services to assist your organization design strategies that can be successfully implemented and support you through the transformation process.

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Database Design

We can work with you to design and implement a cloud-based tracking and reporting system that will assist you in tracking, compiling and reporting data on your key indicators.

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