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“Apprenticeships” are either on-topic at The Workplace, or should be looked-for on Careers.SO

Proposal: Apprenticeships describes itself as "for those looking for apprenticeships, those doing and those who want to udnerstand more about them" [sic]. These questions are either already on-topic ...
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What's unique about Studios?

Proposal: Studios for people who own their own studio (game, web, recording, movie etc.) and those starting up/thinking of starting and need help. What's unique about studios? There are already ...
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Stack Exchange is *NOT* a discussion service

Proposal: Entrepreneurial Ideas describes it self as "for entrepreneurs and people who have ideas or like discussing ideas". Stack Exchange is NOT a "discussion" service: it's a network of question ...
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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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Also consider Law Proposal

Proposal: Taxes People interested in this Taxes proposal may also be interested in the more general proposal law, which will allow questions on taxation and other laws concerning start ups. Feel ...
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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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There was a business intelligence proposal I put in about 3 years ago. It was merged into DBA.SE

Proposal: Business Intelligence Fairly early on in the life of Area 51 I put in a business intelligence proposal. The proposal received some support but the level of support indicated that it was ...
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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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What makes an HR “idea” divine?

Proposal: Divine HR ideas I guess I just don't understand in the slightest what would constitute an "idea" relating to HR, or what the heck it means to have that idea be "divine".
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Similar to Webmasters

Proposal: Digital Marketing This seems as though it may end up with a lot of the same questions already discussed on Webmasters where a majority of the questions relate to various SEO techniques and ...
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Cryptocurrency a duplicate of Bitcoin.SE?

Proposal: Cryptocurrency Looking at Bitcoin.SE's Help Center, it would seem that all cryptocurrency topics should be ontopic there. What would this new proposal cover that can't/shouldn't be ...
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Why beginners *and* professionals?

Proposal: Forex The gap between beginners and professional questions seems huge to me. The only brace would be the forex market (more or less). Can anyone elaborate why this was sketched out like ...
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Proposal to increase the scope from 'Startup Business' to 'Business' or some other larger scope

Proposal: Startup Business I don't see any good reason why limit it only to start up businesses? I see such choice equivalent to instead of having Stack Overflow having Microsoft Programmers only, or ...
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Don't forget to tell all your friends about it!

Proposal: Business Intelligence I think it would be awesome if everybody interested in making this happen would use her or his twitter channel and further media (like real talking also) to advertise ...
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Do we really need two BI proposals?

Proposal: Business Intelligence, ETL, Data Warehousing, Reporting, KPI Proposal: BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE By reading the descriptions and sample questions of these two proposals, there's no apparent ...
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How will this site prevent answers from being outdated?

Proposal: Reaching A Human Being From what I can tell, the whole purpose of this site is to become a repository of website URLs and phone numbers, to reach specific support options. Since link-only ...
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Why limit it to digital marketing?

Why limit this to digital marketing? A proposal for a marketing site didn't make it through. I'd like to restart one and promote it. But with this competing proposal it would weaken both. So my ...
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Widen scope of “Startup Business” to “Small Business”?

Proposal: Startup Business The old Startup Business was closed down due to insufficient questions. To give the new proposal a better chance of survival, I would propose to widen the scope a bit and ...
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How is this different from Freelancing?

Proposal: Startup Business How is this proposal different from Freelancing, which also deals with starting up a business? Albeit, just for one or two people, typically. I feel that it would have a ...
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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?

Proposal: Startup Business I fear that topics in the Startup Business will have vast differences across regions and as such, Googler's looking for X may have a hard time finding information for X ...
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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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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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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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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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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, please vote for questions to keep it moving along!

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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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?