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Spend Your Votes Wisely

Proposal: Startup Business Please spend your votes wisely. You can vote for any question you want, but if you vote for a question that already has 10 votes, it makes very little difference. So it ...
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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”?

Proposal: Startup Business Sounds like a lame title rather than the more simple: Startups
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Should it not be renamed to incorprate general crowd funding?

Proposal: Kickstarter My point is Kickstarter don't have a monopoly on crowd funding- see indigo go for example.
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Topics covered in Finance

Proposal: Finance (including Behavioural, Corporate, Public Finance) Hi All, I wanted to get a sense of what all sub topics would be on this forum as finance is a very broad term. Some of the topics ...
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Are there enough crowdfunding specific questions to warrant a new exchange?

Proposal: Crowdfunding I'm interested in the idea but at the same time I'm somewhat cautious. It's always seemed more or less like specific crowdfunding projects are more at home in their respective ...
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Why the “E-commerce” proposal is not a duplicate of “Webmasters”

Proposal: E-commerce This proposal aims the E-commerce as a whole type of business, not only the technical (website coding) aspect. If someone is looking for the answers about how to develop his ...
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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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Difference between “Startups” and “Startup Business”?

Proposal: Startups Before simply flagging Startups as a duplicate, I would like to know if there is anything that makes it different from the already existing Startup Business proposal? I mean… the ...
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What does this offer that Kickstarter does not?

Proposal: Kickstarter The whole point of Kickstarter is to put developers/entrepeneurs/creators in touch with backers. If they don't respond to their backers on Kickstarter, why would they respond ...
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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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New Proposal: Credit Unions

Proposal: Credit Unions I created this proposal not to have just another financial SE community, but to address specific questions that are unique to credit unions, from the perspective of members, ...
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Proposal Dogecoin is a duplicate of Bitcoin.SE

Proposal: Dogecoin is a duplicate of Bitcoin whichs scope encompasses all cryptocurrencies including technology derived from Bitcoin and other distributed cryptocurrencies such as Ripple. The Bitcoin ...
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Internet Marketing, Digital Marketing, or Marketing?

Proposal: Digital Marketing The Title has been changed from the original Internet Marketing to Digital Marketing. Looking up the Web Definition from Google: Internet Marketing: Online ...
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Name of site and possible questions arising

Proposal: currencies If we decide to call the site "Currencies", which I think is a good idea, then it needs some even more basic questions like "What is a currency?", "What is a national currency?", ...
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What types of startups will qualifiy for discussion?

Proposal: Startup Business And at what stage do they stop being relevant? For example, Starting a YouTube channel is in many ways similar to other business startups. Would discussions about these ...
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What Qualifies as a Good(or Bad) Maker Question?

Proposal: Startup Business Based on great points from @rbwhitaker in a previous discussion,I viewed the Maker Professionals proposition (now closed) in order to identify a base-line. The only ...
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Who is the target audience?

Proposal: Startup Business The original pioneers of Answers OnStartups were [...]technology geeks-turned-founders.[...]coders who learned business through experience and necessity. You know, ...
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Why should any of us contribute when Stack Exchange will throw away our work without consulting us?

Proposal: Startup Business On the old startups Stack Exchange I was a user with 3,000+ rep, 84 answers, and hundreds of edits. I proudly linked to my profile from LinkedIn, Quora, even my email ...
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How is Startup Business going to be different from the close Startups proposal?

Proposal: Startup Business Opening this as a place to sugest ways in which this proposal might be different from the proposal that failed in Beta. ...
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If something like Private Company or Private Business is defined broadly enough, can answers.onstartups be merged into it?

Proposal: Private Company It's such a shame that all of the contributions to answers.onstartups now only exists as a data dump. Yes, it was not getting enough questions, but there were a few ...
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In what way(s) is Private Business different from the failed “Startup” proposal?

Proposal: Private Company In what way is Private Business going to be different from the failed "Startup" proposal? This isn't a rhetorical question. I hope this proposal succeeds. For that to ...
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Is the product management proposal a duplicate of project management site?

Proposal: Product Management
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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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Reboot of the Accounting proposal

Proposal: Accounting I have adjusted the scope a bit to include specialized tax professionals (EAs) and attempted to avoid any significant overlap with Personal Finance and Money. Suggestions for ...
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Scope of Learning Management Systems [LMS] vs. Moodle

Is it possible that that Learning Management Systems SE site is a duplicate of the Moodle SE site? Learning Management System (LMS) SE site would include Moodle, since Moodle is-an LMS. What do you ...
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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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Marketing reminder: Use your votes!

Proposal: Marketing This is a friendly reminder to use your votes. And to please take a minute to see if a example question comes to mind. Also know that all proposed questions are welcome. If for ...
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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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Is Marketing similar to Onstartups?

Proposal: Marketing I found out there is a startups stack exchange page. The FAQ there says: Answers.onstartups.com is a site for entrepreneurs starting and running new businesses. Topics include ...
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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 ...
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Which site for practical business Q&A?

I am looking for a site which would cover a wide range of practical questions and answers about doing business. I am thinking of topics such as: design, marketing, pricing, sales manufacturing, ...
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我的情况想申请美国Top 25的MBA还缺什么 [closed]

Proposal: Applying to Foreign Colleges & Universities (in Chinese) 我的目标是就读美国Top25的MBA,2013年秋季入学。 我的情况: 9年前从一所国内非重点院校企业管理专业本科毕业。毕业后在一家知名日企工作3年; ...
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How many votes does it take for a question to be marked as off-topic?

In this proposal, all off-topic questions have at least 21 votes, so I wonder how many more votes it would take to get this proposal into the next phase. Proposal: Business Intelligence
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How to promote the Bitcoin & Crypto-currency proposal to high-reputation users?

Proposal: Bitcoin & Crypto-currency The Bitcoin & Crypto-currency proposal has been gaining commitments rapidly recently due to promotion on the Bitcoin forums. However, the overwhelming ...
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Photography Business vs Photography

Proposal: Photography Business Prior to voting to close, please note that Photography Business is not meant to be nor is it the same as the current Photography site. The photography site is about the ...
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Business or Technology

Proposal: Bitcoin & Crypto-currency Anyone going to get upset if I question whether bitcoin belongs in the Business category or if it belongs in Technology more? It's certainly applicable to both ...
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Social Networking proposals

Proposal: Building Social Networks Does a proposal for a Social Network-related SE site make sense? Reasons for my doubts: It's been tried three times before (Social Networking, Social Media ...
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Novice-user vs. superuser

I do not understand why there is not a need for a site where one can ask questions, which would offend the experts at superuser.com, for their simplicity. Specifically the description of Super User ...