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Should I have migrated this question from Programmers SE?

How can I ensure our project gets developed successfully, without having any project management experience? A mod on Programmers SE asked me if this question was on-topic on PMSE. After reading it, I ...
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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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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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Closing down the old site?

In follow-up to this previous question, shouldn't the old askaboutprojects.com site be closed now that this one is running?
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Permission to not disclose author's affiliation?

I'm talking specifically about this answer from the moderator Todd A. Jacobs. In the end of the answer, there's a "See Also" section including many links to other answers from Todd A. Jacobs, without ...
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Act with Flags and Reviews in one single post

When reviewing a Low Quality Post, appeared a post that is not an answer but a thank you comment. Considering my all my possible actions, I could at least "Recommend Deletion" right away and this ...
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Meeting up at Scrum Gathering

I hope it's ok to post this here - I'll happily remove it if not. It's great being part of this StackExchange community with you all. I was wondering if anyone else was going to Scrum Gathering April ...
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Way to “de-prioritize” down voted posts to improve first experience

I'm not in anyway an expert on how StackExchange technology works, so forgive me. What I do know is that first impressions count for a lot and sometimes our entire first "page" of newest questions are ...
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Let's get critical: Jun 2013 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Project Management Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from ...
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Reputation tab in User's Profile does not show up recent rep changes? [closed]

I've noticed the reputation tab is not showing up the recent rep changes (e.g. a diff since the last visit to my profile). I mean this: Other counters across the profile page are working fine. This ...
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How to prevent spam answers on questions that ask about products but are borderline recommendation questions?

How should the community handle this question, and those like it, in order to avoid spam or one-liner answers: How do I select project management software for our current workflow? My Thought ...
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Interesting Way to Write a Question

I happen to be hanging around when an avid user from Stack Overflow, viyancs, visited our site to post a question about a problem he was facing. His question was a little vague, and it was only about ...
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Are you Following the Official Project Management StackExchange Twitter Account?

If you're a Twitter fan and spend time retweeting questions, you may want to consider following @StackProjects. https://twitter.com/#!/search/realtime/StackProjects StackProjects is the official ...
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When Would be a Good Time To Get Together In PMSE Chat To Discuss the Site? [closed]

Is there is a time that would work for a get-together in the PMSE chat room to discuss the site and bounce around ideas? What time(s) would work best to discuss the site? Could this be a regular ...
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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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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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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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Are moderators able to move comment threads to chat?

Moving Multiple Threads to Site Chat Room Our own help center says: Comments are not recommended for...[s]econdary discussion or debating a controversial point; please use chat instead[.] This ...
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Draft of a new policy for our site

I would suggest a new simple policy for the site, related to answers. Every answer should: Refer to some officially recognized body of knowledge (PMBOK, Agile Manifesto, PRINCE2, RUP, MSF, Scrum, ...
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Do we want this question about how to handle an unsatisfied project manager?

There's a question on the Workplace SE that I was thinking about having moved to Project Management SE. It seems like it would be more on topic here in it's current form, assuming we can address ...
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How to ask for peer feedback on a free MVP of a pm related product here?

I asked for a peer feeback of a free MVP product related to project / product / portfolio management and my post got flagged as spam and deleted. No chance to chat with the unhappy parties as far as I ...
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Is my question suitable on project management or some other forum?

It's been asked before about the importance of knowing mathematics for programmers and I wonder if you think that mathematics will be more or less important for software development in the future. ...
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Do we need to include “General Reference” in the FAQ?

From Shog9's post on If you can Google it - don't ask it here: If followed strictly, such a policy would effectively kill the site: anything you can't google won't be found by folks who could ...
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Would a question about resources for learning CRM platforms be considered on topic here?

I asked on Superuser this question and was promptly closed. Would this question be better off here - I know Deltek Vision is mostly for AEC and it seems most PM on here is related to software. But I ...
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Is the question we fixed on topic or off topic? What are the boundaries of PMSE?

Mark Phillips dusted off his editing gloves and attacked the question referenced here in this meta discussion and made great progress on the constructiveness issue. We also reopened the question. ...
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Can we make this question fit our site with edits?

A Stack Exchange CHAOS team member referred a user to us with a question that really pushes the boundaries of what we define as constructive. The question was also flagged, which prompted me to take ...
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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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Can the Administrators of This Site Award one of the Following Domain Names to the Site?

Some of us have discussed domain names for this site. David Hedlund proposed the domain name projectoverdue.com to match the same noun-adjective pattern used for serverfault.com and stackoverflow....
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Introducing the New “Review” Page

I'd like to officially introduce the new Review page! If you've clicked on the review link recently, located in the header to the right of your username and list of badges, you may have noticed some ...
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Is it somehow possible to mark that an answer really worked for the OP?

I'm wondering if it is somehow possible to mark those answers which really worked for the OP? PMSE is a bit different than SO, because on SO you can easily check out the answer, and when it works, one ...
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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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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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Chat room for flags?

Yesterday found another a SPAM answer, flagged accordingly but the answer still remains there. This isn't something new in this community and it's understandable if we consider there's people behind ...
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Can I ask for a critique of an aspect of our development process?

For example, would it be considered off-topic if: I posted some project requirements along with corresponding User Stories I created and asked for a critique of my stories? I'm pretty sure I already ...
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Let's get critical: Mar 2015 Site Self-Evaluation

We all love Project Management Stack Exchange, but there is a whole world of people out there who need answers to their questions and don't even know that this site exists. When they arrive from ...
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Area 51 Stats for 2012

Here are the stats for Area 51 for December 2012... These were pulled from the web archive December 2012: May 2012: January 2012 (a year ago): Source: Jan 2012 Area 51 Web Archive May 2012 Area ...
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Should this question about where to get KPI's be reopened?

This question, https://pm.stackexchange.com/questions/6681/where-to-get-benchmark-data-for-key-performance-indicators-in-payroll-management, was closed as NARQ for lack of detail. We left some helpful ...
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Edited Question “Books and information regarding CAPM” into Shape!

I just found this post Books and information regarding CAPM [Original Revision], which at first glance didn't seem very constructive: What are the best books or study material for the CAPM ...
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Did the edits to this question improve it enough to make it a good, on-topic question?

I edited a recently-posted question: What are the metrics that can be analysed or derived from a Gantt Chart? I didn't think it needed to be closed because, as a developer/PM, I could relate to the ...
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Announcement: StackExchange Review Scheduled To Happen In Next Month

A member of the StackExchange Community Team mentioned to me that our site is schedule for a public review, most likely in the next month. The good news is that our stats overall are looking good. ...
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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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there is no canonical answer

What is to be so bad about question that to have there is no canonical answer? Some time it is important information and super answers and you to be closing it. A pity. I not to understand; a lot of ...
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If you can Google it - don't ask it here

What do you think of taking this approach so that we can get more of a subject matter specific focus?
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Cleaning up Tags

What does the community think about us cleaning up tags and making more prominent mention of them in the FAQs? For example, it seems that 3 broad tags would be helpful. Project Management Problem ...
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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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Is it off-topic to ask for ISO Structure/Documentation

I just added the question ISO structure/documentation? and one person commented it as off topic and voted down the question. The question is about the ISO Structure, that I want it in some form to be ...
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Use the subjective tag for subjective questions

IMO, all the question with subjective tone should be flagged as subjective. It would make easier to filter questions when one want to answer subjective or non-subjective questions.

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