1. Complete the “Project Waiver or Release Statement” by putting a check mark in one of the checkboxes in the attached Task 1 Template.

a. If you select the second option, “My project is based upon and/or includes Restricted Information”, You must complete the attached “Organization Verification Form”. You need to complete page 1 first and then submit the entire document to your chosen organization. The organization must complete page 2 and provide you with a completed form. You’ll submit the completed “Organization Verification Form” as a separate attachment with Task 1 template. See the attached “Electronic Signature Instruction” for instructions on how to electronically sign the attached “Organization Verification Form.” This form is not published and will remain confidential. The organization’s name should be used on this form but can be changed to a fictional name for the remaining tasks.

2. Summarize one question or decision relevant to the real-world business situation that you will answer by collecting and analyzing a set of data.

3. Explain why the situation or question would benefit from a data analysis.

4. Identify all of the data that you will need to collect that is relevant to the situation or question.