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Is the editing tools / kitchen sink missing?

Not sure if that's happening only to me, but I've tried in two different browsers and no editing tool (aka kitchen sink) is appearing. Is SO pranking just me? Apologies if kitchen sink is not the ...
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Are mods capable of moving comments across posts?

Apologies if this question has been already answered somewhere beyond my knowledge, but I've seen some newbie PMSE users commenting on the wrong topic because they still don't have enough reputation. ...
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Suggest “PM.StackExchange” when certain tags have been selected on StackOverflow

First of all I find PM.SE interesting and I would like to see more people on here. I have briefly looked at project management related questions for the past month on StackOverflow. The "project ...
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merge unregistered account with this one

I have an account that I sued to post my first question. I did it partly because I just wanted to quickly answer a question and partly because I wanted to be anonymous. Well, I don't care about being ...
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Should Project Management be merged into the new Workplace StackExchange site?

This site is only getting a few questions a day - would a merger be a good idea? Alternately, what about merging in Product Management or IT Management? (The former is only at proposal stage).
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Product specific question? E.g. Jira

Are specific project management tools/products questions off topic? I have several questions about JIRA that i have yet to ask. I thought it maybe a good idea to ask in meta.PMSE first.
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New Beta Theme Launched

Your site looks a bit different today. Yes, we are getting rid of the 'Sketchy' look and replacing it with a more-polished and finished design for sites in beta. You can read more about the redesign ...
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When Should a Question be Closed? [Part 1]?

To help us identify questions that should be closed, I thought it would be a good idea to highlight the questions that should definitely not be closed. To help eliminate confusion on what should be ...
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How to handle several 'spam like' answers from a specific user?

Apologies if this question has been already asked, I didn't find anything similar to address this specific case. I've noticed a kind of suspicious behavior lately, with people creating counts and ...
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Is my question a bad fit for PM.SE?

Given the amount of views, lack-of-comments, lack-of-votes -- is the following question a bad fit for the PM.SE site: Business Requirements Analysis for Business Intelligence, and if so, why? Also, ...
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PMSE Earns its Yearling Badge

We should all take a step back and wish Project Management Stack Exchange a belated happy birthday. On February 7th, PMSE gained the required number of committers in Area 51 to graduate it to beta ...
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Can somebody merge my 3 accounts : Simon Boulanger; sorry not having register earlier [closed]

I think there is no other Simon Boulanger in our community. I tried to find out how to do it, but did not. So if someone at the technical department would help, I would appreciate. I am registered to ...
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How Should “Looking for PM Software That Does X” Questions Be Handled?

Several community members on PMSE have flagged questions recently where the question-asker polls the community in an attempt to locate software that solves a specific problem. Below are some ...
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Closing doesn't really work. What other options do we have?

A pattern I observe over and over again is that at PMSE it's basically impossible to get question closed unless one of moderators kicks in. There's just too few people who care enough, or understand ...
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Candidates to merge?

There are two very similar questions on defining what project is: Disregard PMBOK. How could I define a Project? What is the generally-accepted definition of a "software project?" Should ...
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Grooming questions

At the moment of writing this we have a couple of identical questions on the site: one originally posted at PMSE and another one migrated from other site A default action should be voting to close ...
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Deleting “project” tag

I have a question whether we should remove project tag. Actually I don't see what value the tag adds. As we discuss project management vast majority of questions could be tagged project. If there's ...
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Should there be a tag for “school / study / university” projects?

I was thinking last night about another tag we could add to the pm site for better categorization of "school", "study", or "university" projects and was unable to find something along those lines. ...
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Upvoting questions

For some time I was off the site and the first thing I noticed when I came back was pathetic number of votes on questions. Most of recent questions have 0 or 1 upvotes which means they usually have ...
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Why is it not possible to change display name

Sorry if this question is misplaced, but I could not find the bug reporting functionality. I'm trying to change my display name, but I'm getting this error: Oops! There was a problem updating your ...
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Should We Still Be Using the RallyOn11 Tag, Even Though the Conference Was Last Month?

I noticed that some questions were still being tagged as rallyon11. Should we still be using this tag, as the conference was 3 weeks ago. In addition, how does this tag, (and definition-of-done) help ...
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Growing the Site with a New Experiment

As a follow-up to the evangelism effort at the RallyDev conference last month, a new experiment is taking place to grow the community. Rally is going to introduce pm.stackechange.com as a repository ...
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How do we handle questions with multiple valid answers?

I find myself tending to ask questions that are of the form "how do others solve this problem?" or "how do others perform this activity?" (like here). I find the information in the answers very ...
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How Should Our Community Handle Questions Asked From Non-PM Perspectives?

The following question was asked on PMSE: Should you give developer(s) bounty/bonus for his/her result? On the surface, the question title may appear on-topic, but after reading this well-written, ...
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Blue boxes aroud the questions - what are they for?

It seems like a new feature was added to the PMSE site, but I can not found it's meaning. Some questions are surrounded by a light blue box. What does it mean?
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Should the [Team-Motivation] and [Motivation] tags be merged?

17 questions - team-motivation 8 questions - motivation Should these two tags be merged? If not, what makes the two tags different? If we merge them, is team-motivation the tag we should use, or ...
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Two Users Have More Than 80 Edits on Posts, but No Strunk and White Badge?

I noticed for the last few days that two users have enough edits for the silver Strunk and White badge, but the badges have not been awarded. Is this a bug? https://pm.stackexchange.com/users?tab=...
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What types of programming questions are off-topic

How to choose, motivate & develop a newbie programmer? Recently, the above question was asked by a community member. A few people have indicated that the question belongs on Programmers SE. If ...
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Is Project Management “Agile” in Form and Function?

I spend most of my time on Programmers Stack Exchange and there seem to be a pretty good amount of Agile/Scrum questions that arise there. I popped on over to here and scrolled down the page... I ...
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Every edit of an answer bumps up the question. Is it OK?

I noticed every time I edit my answer it makes related question bump up on the question list. Isn't it bad? It would lead to situation where many PMSE members will use it to draw attention.
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Why Can't I Edit Tag Wikis on Meta PMSE?

I am reporting this as a possible bug. I find that when I click Create Tag Wiki to create an entry for a tag on PMSE Meta, the page reloads back to the same page: https://pm.meta.stackexchange.com/...
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Sponsoring a community member to attend the 2011 RallyOn Conference

The 2011 RallyOn Agile Conference is coming up May 10th and 11th in Boulder, CO. We're partnering with Rally on this great (and invite only) event and as part of that, want to sponsor one member from ...
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Contact us link at the bottom is screwed in GMail

The mailto:link at the bottom of the page is interpreted wrongly by GMail -- it actually opens mail with "team meta.pm@stackexchange.com" instead of "team+meta.pm@stackexchange.com" I'm not sure ...
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Where is the Boundary for Defining What is Too Localized?

In one question, What is the most useful and practical project management qualification for an IT professional in the UK?, we did not close it as too localized as the community felt that the audience ...
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How do we bring up questions related to the “rules” of the forum?

What's the appropriate way to do this? For Example: I understand why we might not want people to do huge sigs and all, but deleting people signing just their name seems a bit draconian. Yes, your ...
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I noticed some suspicious voting patterns, what should I do?

Pretty much everything is in the title: what should I do when if I noticed suspicious voting patterns? Should I do anything at all? I mean there are mechanisms which should deal with that but I'm not ...
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List of unanswered questions

Hi, Why does this question appear to be unanswered, as it is, obviously, answered? The answered was added for 4 days, so it can hardly be a latency problem...
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Are We In Danger of Falling Into the Trap of Becoming a Discussion Site Because Questions are Not Meeting StackExchange Guidelines?

I've seen a rise in the number of questions lately that don't have a single right or wrong answer. In a Q&A site, great questions have a right answer that are based on facts, or opinions that are ...
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Are localized questions off-topic?

I've had a comment left at What is the most useful and practical project management qualification for an IT professional in the UK? stating that the question is too localized and I should check the ...
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The Minimal Commitment: Upvoting Questions and Answers

Hey guys, Just wanted to remind everybody that the minimum you can do to support the site is read questions, and upvote good questions and answers. This is not really hard to do; everybody on the ...
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How to Build Long Term Growth On the Site

UPDATE: Let's set a goal to have 10 awarded Announcer, Booster, or Publicist Badges. If you have the Announcer badge, then go for the Booster badge and we'll count that as 2! By May 15th, let's ...
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How much sense of humor should we allow on PMSE/meta?

Recently we had a question which referred to programming, mofo manifesto [warning, explicit content!]. The question was booted because of offensive content, which I agree with. However before it was ...
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Should we have Joel Spolsky as avid user?

I am aware this may be a bit out of the line, but I couldn't resist. There's a user on PMSE who most of us probably know -- Joel Spolsky. At the moment he has 180 reputation which means it takes only ...
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Is it appropriate to broadly push for domain clarification?

While there are a lot of general Project Management aspects that apply across domains, there are also many questions and answers that depend heavily on the domain. For example, the constraints and ...
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(How) Can we attract non-technology PMs to use the site?

Assuming that the site is not just aimed at IT / technology project managers, I guess we should aim to attract other PMs from other disciplines to use the site more widely. Looking at the top ...
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Retagging Questions marked as “Beginner”

Someone mentioned that the beginner tag is not one that is really encouraged, and this meta topic Should we be adding tags like [beginner] to questions? has some information on using tags like ...
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Is it OK to ask two related questions, from different perspectives?

For example: Q1: What are the advantages of hiring a contract PM over using an in-house staffer? Q2: What are the advantages of using an in-house staff PM over hiring a contractor? Would such a ...
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Who are The Notable Bloggers in the PM Community, and How Can We Get Them Involved in Our Site?

In this question, What Are Some Interesting Questions That Could Be Used in a Blog Article To Help Promote The Site?, we're compiling a list of interesting questions that could be potential blog ...
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What Would be A Good Design Theme for PMSE?

When the site moves out of beta, the SE designers will work on building a CSS theme and a logo for the site. Assuming the site continues to grow as it has, what would be a good design theme for the ...
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What Are Some Interesting Questions That Could Be Used in a Blog Article To Help Promote The Site?

UPDATE on May 12, 2012: I wanted to bump this question up to the top of the list with an edit. This question contains a list of questions that we felt could seed blog articles written about those ...

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