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Can we please change the "scrummaster" tag to be hyphenated like other similar tags?

Agree on this, and I love to stick to patterns. It's done!
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Just a small point about comments on stack exchange

Welcome to Stack Exchange. I'm one of our site moderators here, along with our community of higher reputation and experienced Stack Exchange users, to help guide and teach new users about our Q&A ...
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Review Queue numbers on banner

There are two possible culprits here: Caching is in place to save the database from unnecessary load. Review counter is not personalized. You may have reviewed everything but all those posts may ...
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Is my question suitable on project management or some other forum?

Sounds like a math specific question and therefore relevant to the math site. Doesn't seem like a fit here since most of the most widely known pm approaches do not use heavy math nor have math as a ...
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Tag badges awarded in bulk

This is the result of a network wide bug with tag scores and associated badges. It was fixed yesterday, Stack Exchange developer @Taryn wrote quite a lengthy explanation about it. At the moment, it's ...
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Edit questions and answers

TL;DR By all means, invest time in improving questions and answers on the site whenever you come across a post that needs improvement. However, actively seeking out edits that are primarily "missions ...
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Question asking for a link

As I read the question, it does not (only) ask for the location of the latest Scrum guide, but it also askes if and how the Scrum process is versioned. Based on that, I did come to the conclusion that ...
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Rollback War on 'Why did our process cause us to miss our release date?'

The Problem The original question, which the OP keeps rolling back, is off-topic for a number of reasons defined in our Help Center, including: "your question is just a rant in disguise: “______ ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

Thinking of this tag usage, I'd say that 'Process Engineering' would be used when one tries to improve a process that already exists or would need to define something that's not structured yet. Going ...
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Where to ask question on IT management?

welcome to PMSE! I believe that as of now, is hard to understand what your problem is, what you're trying to obtain by documenting your application landscape. Are you trying to meet some CMMi ...
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Where to ask question on IT management?

Thanks for raising this in Meta before posting to the site itself - +1 for that. In my opinion PM:SE is not a good fit for this question as it is not about the mechanics or theory of Project ...
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Notification on updates

Open your account settings by clicking in your profile details (upper mid screen) Edit Profile and Settings Preferences Check the 'Email me my unread inbox messages' box Set the frequency you want to ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

There are currently only 10 questions that are tagged "process engineering", so retagging should be fairly straightforward. However, we most likely wouldn't blacklist it unless it keeps reappearing ...
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Multiple answers from that look like Spam

In my opinion, the Disclaimer: We are a Microsoft Partner. part is necessary in order to avoid being flagged for spam. The rest of it, though, is irrelevant. My suggestion would therefore be to pare ...
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Answer doesn't include new information

Analysis There's no definitive answer to your question, because circumstances vary. Answers that really are "exact duplicates" are rare, but answers that are similar or quote the same facts are very ...
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How (and should I) proactively create synonyms that are more intuitive than the canonical tags?

good evening I believe this might answer your question: Users with more than 1250 reputation and a total answer score of 5 or more on the tag, can suggest tag synonyms. Users with a total answer ...
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Question asking for a link

The question was based on a misunderstanding of how Scrum is "versioned." There's no "Scrum 2.0" or "Scrum 3.0", so the question itself was flawed. The accepted answer ...
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Definitive answer vs opinion-based based question

SE Sites Have Community-Developed Norms and Values Part of your issue is that you aren't understanding that that PMSE (like most SE sites) has both a community culture and a set of norms that have ...
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Definitive answer vs opinion-based based question

With just slight variations in the working culture (do people get tasks assigned, or do they pull from a backlog), the scope of the work considered when writing the answer and the expertise of the ...
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Edit questions and answers

When facts are not available decisions are hard. Decisions become based on opinion, or who has more experience and time in the community. As the moderator Tiago Cardoso says Rules, as any tool, are ...
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Edit questions and answers

I'd say the same approach for tag edition applies - edit is encouraged when it really adds value (i.e. no trivial edit) OR you can do it without keeping stuff queued up for review (i.e. edit ...
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Rollback War on 'Why did our process cause us to miss our release date?'

The OP is rolling back the question to a format which does not meet the PM.SE guidelines for a lot of reasons include opinion-based. Either the edits are enforced or the question needs closed. It ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

The tag synopsis clearly states that this tag is for use as follows: For questions related to the (re-)design of business processes. Project management is all about processes, including the design ...

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