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Overview

Be the Change Group (BTCG) needed help on a comprehensive research study that was wrapping up with last-minute key informant interviews and a lengthy final report.

Given the breadth of data that needed to be pulled together for a tight deadline, BTCG required an experienced research consultant who could get the job done quickly and reliably. I was called on to join the team and take responsibility for analyzing and summarizing the key informant data.

Process

I transcribed 12 in-depth, key informant interviews for the project, then analyzed and coded the data for key common and divergent themes. I discussed my findings in intermittent meetings with the team lead to ensure a smooth workflow.

I produced a write-up of my analysis that was to be part of a larger report including a literature review, focus group findings, and recommendations. It was important to write in a cohesive voice to ensure consistency and reduce any editing work.

Results

The result of my work with BTCG was a well-organized, clear, and concise summary of the key informant data that fit in seamlessly with the rest of the report.

Because this is an internal report, it cannot be publicly shared. However, (testimonial)…

Research skills used:

  • Transcribing
  • Qualitative data coding & analysis
  • Report writing

Want to work with me on your research project? Learn more about how I can help here or contact me at janice.sj.ho@gmail.com to discuss.