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What makes this different to the existing Money SE?

Proposal: Stock Exchange As per title, we already have a Money Stack Exchange which deals with Q&A about money related topics including stock. Why is this proposal different to that one? What ...
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Excel Stack Exchange

Proposal: Excel I have suggested a stack exchange for Excel Q+A's. I've asked several about VBA and Excel and they often tend to go down like a lead balloon on the stack exchanges I would ask (Stack ...
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Distinction from Startups?

How is Investment Due Diligence fully distinct from Startups (already in public beta here)?
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How can users ask for due diligence about a company?

Proposal: Investment Due Diligence How can a user/investor ask for due diligence for a company without using the words "due diligence"? Otherwise we would just get a bunch of different questions like ...
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Should tax questions be on-topic here?

This really seems like a potential firebomb kind of an issue and I'm not clear if it is or is not a good idea to leave tax questions as on-topic as they seem quite similar to legal questions. I might ...
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Can we expand this Stack Exchange site?

Proposal: Stock Exchange Can we expand the scope of this Stack Exchange site with the following? Futures/options Commodities Bonds As these things my related to the stock SE.
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How can we get more amazon sellers to join our proposal

I would love to post this proposal on the amazon forums, but I fear it may violate some amazon policy. How can we get more amazon sellers to know about this proposal. Once they do know about it, Im ...
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Could this proposal be extended to e-commerce in general?

Proposal: Amazon Sellers eg. - It could include ebay sellers, other auction site sellers, as well as people running their own webpage.
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English Language Learners [in Japanese]

Proposed Q&A site for English in Japanese. http://ell.stackexchange.com/ is English. I want to ask in Japanese.
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A revival proposal for Stock Exchange SE

Proposal: Stock Exchange As the existing proposal have been closed after 1+ year, here is an alternative proposal. I feel that an SO site for the Stock Exchange is very much needed. So, let's make ...
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Can we broaden the scope of Typesetting to Typography?

As I Wikipedia says, Typesetting is a subsection of Typography. If so, then this proposal intersects with typography tag on the Graphic Design SE which has over 450 questions tagged like this. ...
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Shouldn't this proposal be in the Art or Professional section instead of Business?

Shouldn't this proposal be in the Art section The Arts category includes proposals in subjects like art, humanities, media, literature, and music. or the Professioinal section? The ...
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Expanstion of the BitNation concept

Some of us have heard of BitNation. This first version is limited, because of not being allowed in all Nations. But this Blockchain Fork could still offer a few new foundations. How about The addition ...
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How would this be a useful site?

Proposal: Make In India I cannot see a reason for this to be a useful site. What would I ask here? What is off and on topic?
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Should “Immigration” be renamed “US Immigration”?

Proposal: Immigration The tag line talks about "or all immigration related issues. H1b, EAD, Green Card, Citizenship, etc." Which is really very US centric. This community will attract all sorts of ...
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New Proposal for the topic of “Scentsy Consultants Q&A”

My wife and I run a team of sales consultants for a direct sales company and we are currently using group pages on a social networking site (FB) which people can post questions and answers to, but ...
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Entrepreneurial Ideas

A stack exchange discussing entrepreneurial ideas, with the aim to spread new ideas, possibly getting them to people who are looking for ideas or have the resources to give them life. Other aims ...
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Doesn't 'Rumors' overlap quite a lot with Skeptics?

Proposal: Rumors Site: Skeptics
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Are (professional) non-technical business proposal doomed from the start?

I started the Marketing proposal last year and it was shut down a few months ago because it didn’t get 10 votes on 40 questions within a year (got 26 I think). I believe the problem with starting ...
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Proposal to increase the scope from 'Startup Business' to 'Business' or some other larger scope

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Widen scope of “Startup Business” to “Small Business”?

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How is this different from Freelancing?

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Startup around the world

I'm native from Brazil and I'm still living here, but I can see too much differences between Brazil and USA (or Europe countries) when we talk about entrepreneurship, the biggest difference that I can ...
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Won't there be a lot of localization that makes a huge difference?

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Spend Your Votes Wisely

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I just started a staging - Have a caustic follower - Where can I find moderation controls?

I don't want this one particular 'follower' to discourage people from contributing simply because he seems to have a negative agenda - But he will, and I can't figure out how to block him. Please ...
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Why is this one called “Startup Business”?

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International and National Standards

I'm interesting is discussing and asking questions relating to various international and national standards. Is there currently, or is there any plan to create, a Stack Exchange site for standards? ...
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How can we move our proposal from the Business to the Science category?

Our new proposal "Currencies" really should be in the Science category where Economics is. Currencies are NOT just about business use of currency but a wide range of currency types including citizens, ...
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What types of startups will qualifiy for discussion?

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What Qualifies as a Good(or Bad) Maker Question?

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Who is the target audience?

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Why should any of us contribute when Stack Exchange will throw away our work without consulting us?

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How is Startup Business going to be different from the close Startups proposal?

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How to ask a site proposer to correct / improve their English?

A site (*) has been proposed which, I think, deserves an opportunity to exist for many reasons. However, the English used in the proposal and some of the initial mock questions (by the proposer) is a ...
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Target segment of openERP proposal

I'm very new to this field.. but what i've heard is in any ERP implementation and usage there are three types of people involved.. Developers Consultants/Business analysts (who have knowledge of ...
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Are “reminder questions” to participate in a proposal okay?

I saw some "questions/discussions" in proposals which say something like: Use your votes! Post example questions! Examples: Marketing reminder: Use your votes! Use your votes! Have you added ...
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On Taxes being solely considered part of Personal Finance

I see that Taxes was closed because it was considered to be part of Personal Finance. However, there's the business side of taxes, and there's no area at all on StackExchange to discuss this. Sample ...
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'How to Hire', where providers inform seekers of best practices.

I recently proposed How To Hire to Area51. I would love some feed back. The idea of professionals informing service seekers seemed valuable and inspired the proposal. Just wanted to see if others felt ...
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Is this site specific to a project in your class?

Proposal: Technological Entrepreneurship The description of this site suggests that perhaps this site is specific to a project within a class environment. This isn't really what an appropriate ...
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“Sales” is too broad a scope

Proposal: Sales What would this site's purpose be? Its current description is basically "Oh, it covers sales", but in what sense? This is quite a broad topic, so without more targetted specifics, ...
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All healthcare related area 51 proposals. Differences? Similarities? Can they co-exist? How can members of all proposals benefit?

Proposal: Healthcare Industry Proposal: Bioinformatics Proposal: Biomedical Informatics Proposal: Biomedical engineering Proposal: Neuroinformatics Proposal: Public Health & Epidemiology ...
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Would anyone be interested in an “internet pornography” site proposal?

Since pornography has been, and still is, the most profitable business on the internet; would anyone be interested in discussing it here? Analysis would involve: Statistics Categorization Social ...
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Is there no stackexchange for real estate questions (buying/selling a house)?

Is there no stackexchange site to help people in buying/selling a house? how to start such a site?
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Which stackexchange is a question about a web-app to store company information be appropriate for?

Which StackExchange would be appropriate for asking about a recommendation for a small-company-wide system for storing, passwords, contacts, urls, and shared calendars (that might be accessed by a ...
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Petition answers.onstartups.com out of beta

answers.onstartups.com has been in beta now for 458 days. Is it typical to sit in beta for so long? I've reviewed the report card and see that its low on posts per day, but it seems to be doing well ...
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Opinions about merging Business Intelligence proposal with the DBA site

I've had a conversation with one or two of the folks at the DBA site about merging Business Intelligence into that site. I've just put a question up on the DBA meta site as well, link here. The ...
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Business Intelligence proposal - Are these sockpuppet accounts?

I've just seen a raft of commitments to the business intelligence proposal from accounts all created about a day ago. Many of them look a bit dodgy. Any way to see if they might be sock puppet ...