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Sailing is on topic in The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Sailing, Yachting, Seamanship Sailing and related topics are applicable to The Great Outdoors. They are a bit sparse at the moment, but I'm sure they would welcome more questions. Please ...
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Restarting Urban Planning on Area 51!

Proposal: Urban Planning Old Proposal: Urban Planning Restarting the old! After 12 months, the old proposal was automatically closed. So... It's been restarted!
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Reopen old proposal, create again or move on?

I arrived here because I would like an Accounting Stack Exchange (and am little surprised it doesn't already exist). I see references to this stack exchange proposal from earlier this year on various ...
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Why this will help

Proposal: Georgia Tech OMSCS Program I feel that someone should mention, for those not familiar with how StackExchange sites work, what the benefit of having one is. First, the goal is to build a ...
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Would it be beneficial to reduce the scope of this exchange to the Common Core Standards - thoughts?

With so many teachers and schools learning and adopting the common core I think having a Q and A site dedicated to just that topic would be beneficial over having such a broad category like 'educators'...
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Could this be the “Official” site for the Open Source Initiative?

Proposal: Open Source The OSI (Open Source Initiative, http:opensource.org) was contacted regarding the use of the OSI logo (http://opensource.org/files/osi_standard_logo.png) as part of this site ...
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We need more questions

Proposal: Moderators This proposal needs more questions. It covers the basics currently, but we really should broaden the subjects. With 21 questions total we're nowhere near to 40 "+10" questions. ...
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Is there a difference between “Preservation of Life” and “Health”

Proposal: Preservation of Life There is already a proposal "Health" which is already in commitment phase. Looking at the example questions, the topics seem to be mostly the same. What is the ...
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Let's share Urban Planning!

Proposal: Urban Planning There's a few things that we need to do in order to make sure that this proposal reaches success. Community Ads! We've got community ads already going! We've got ads in the ...
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Isn't horticulture already covered by gardening?

Proposal: Horticulture What differentiates horticulture from gardening and landscaping?
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How do I Inform Followers of a Related or Closed Proposal About a New Proposal Covering Their Topic?

I have created a new proposal, and it is a slightly wider scope than a related and closed proposal. I am certainly using channels outside of SE to promote the area51 proposal. Is there an ethical/...
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Do we need an official statistics Stack Overflow? Isn't the statistics “Cross Validated” board enough?

Just to throw this out there: is it better to latch onto one of these established boards for statistics, and encourage people to ask questions there, rather than trying to establish a whole new board.....
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Duplicate of Workplace.SE?

Proposal: Career This is a duplicate of The Workplace The Workplace Stack Exchange is a question and answer site about the workplace and other career-related topics. It is for members of the ...
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Could we get rid of the ufos and 'area51' type of branding please?

I feel that all this type of stuff makes it really hard to convince established people in technical fields to take proposals here as something serious. Opening a website with funny UFOs flying around ...
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We need more diversity, talk to your colleagues!! (About perceived duplicates and unsuccessful proposals)

First of all I'll say I love love love StackExchange. And I think it'd be awesome if communities from more fields of knowledge would spill their expertise to the CC internet. TL;DR We should be ...
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Teaching should include Learning as well

Proposal: Teaching should also include learning and psychological learning styles. This would broaden the scope of not just teaching, but also methods teachers use to help pupils learn and employing ...
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Are these some ways psychology topic might differ from cognitive stack?

Proposal: Psychology Don't issues relating to cognition link more to brain science and neurological research while issues pertaining to psychology also embrace theoretical topics such as personality, ...
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What category should this proposed site be put under

Proposal: Innovation and Invention I'm wondering which one of the given categories for sites this site should be put under. I placed it in the "professional" category, but I'm not sure that really ...
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School Administration Proposal

Is there (or has there) already a site such as School Administration? I assume by School Administration it would be for administration professionals at all level of the school sector whether public or ...
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Interest in Q&A for Manufacturing Professionals?

There doesn't seem to be a place for Manufacturing Professionals on the Stack Exchange network. Personally, I have a lot of questions about Manufacturing Equipment and Industrial Automation that ...
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Argumentation and rhetoric site proposal?

Could there be a proposal for a site about argumentation and rhetoric? For example, how to argue for a raise in salary? Or What are good arguments for XYZ? Or How to make a counterargument when the ...
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What Guidance Exists for promoting an SE Site Proposal on an Existing List-Serv?

I am working on a proposal for Learning Management Systems (LMS) and there are 2 public list-serv email lists for the Blackboard product in this space. The list-servs are chock-full of great info, ...
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A real complementary italian proposal

First off, i'm an italian student but at the same time auto trained IT guy. I must say that not all italians can understand well a book or english answers on Stack Overflow and, for those who can, ...