In this post, I will go over some general steps on approaching a new dataset that I’ve developed as a starting point for analysis for myself when I start working on new projects, as well as for use in Undergraduate Researchers Interested in Data to help guide our analyses when we begin looking at problems together in the club.

Initial Steps



While this is just scratching the surface of what is involved in a successful data analysis project, it provides a good basis to work off of and I hope you are able to find it useful in your future projects. Stay tuned for more updates to this list as I keep adding to it!