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The Business category includes proposals in subjects like management, economics, and markets.

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Is there a site for international commerce?

I intend to propose a site for International Commerce, specifically for Any question about legal, financial, regulatory, and political implications of international commerce, activity and ...
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Why are proposals for a site on startup businesses being closed on sight these days?

Recently, I've seen proposals for sites on startup businesses get closed on sight, with no regard to fulfilling the minimum requirements, with a note that there have already been two failed sites ...
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Proposal for new Real Estate Stack Exchange site

Long time Stack Overflow user, first time Area 51'er. My wife changed careers last year and got her license in Real Estate. This year we found that is REALLY hard to get started as there aren't many ...
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Bar and Restaurant Science

I am looking forward to opening my first restaurant soon and am quickly having to learn many aspects of it and have many questions. I typed in Business and nothing came up here. Is this to broad or ...
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Real number of proposals not rendering

On the menu bar, the Business category has 2 proposals, but in the list it only has one. Is this a bug or is one proposal deleted?
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Is anyone interested in starting a Q&A site for Sole Proprietor?

Would anyone be interested in helping to start a Q&A site for Sole Proprietors on Stack Exchange? If you do not feel this would be a benefit to Stack or the tens of millions of sole proprietors ...
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StackExchange about Brands [duplicate]

Can we create a proposal for a Brands StackExchange were you can ask questions about every brand, for example Nike, Adidas, Mercedes Benz, Tesla, BMW, Puma, ... etc.
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Duplicate of Startups?

I think this is a duplicate of the already existing Startups Stack Exchange, it's not? It might can be considered a merge between Startups Stack Exchange and The Workplace Stack Exchange, though Why ...
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Wht do you think about Polls.SE?

The proposal is deleted. Proposal: Polls It would be a great idea for polls to be put here, instead of metas. Metas generally have no support for polling, and thus consensi are made. What do you ...
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Excel Stack Exchange

Proposal: Excel I have suggested a stack exchange for Excel Q+A's. I've asked several about VBA and Excel and they often tend to go down like a lead balloon on the stack exchanges I would ask (Stack ...
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English Language Learners [in Japanese]

Proposed Q&A site for English in Japanese. https://ell.stackexchange.com/ is English. I want to ask in Japanese.
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Expanstion of the BitNation concept

Some of us have heard of BitNation. This first version is limited, because of not being allowed in all Nations. But this Blockchain Fork could still offer a few new foundations. How about The addition ...
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How would this be a useful site?

Proposal: Make In India I cannot see a reason for this to be a useful site. What would I ask here? What is off and on topic?
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Should "Immigration" be renamed "US Immigration"?

Proposal: Immigration The tag line talks about "or all immigration related issues. H1b, EAD, Green Card, Citizenship, etc." Which is really very US centric. This community will attract all sorts of ...
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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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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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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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Proposal to increase the scope from 'Startup Business' to 'Business' or some other larger scope

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Widen scope of "Startup Business" to "Small Business"?

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How is this different from Freelancing?

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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?

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Spend Your Votes Wisely

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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"?

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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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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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What types of startups will qualifiy for discussion?

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What Qualifies as a Good(or Bad) Maker Question?

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Who is the target audience?

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Why should any of us contribute when Stack Exchange will throw away our work without consulting us?

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How is Startup Business going to be different from the close Startups proposal?

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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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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 five ...
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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?
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Which stackexchange is a question about a web-app to store company information be appropriate for?

Which StackExchange would be appropriate for asking about a recommendation for a small-company-wide system for storing, passwords, contacts, urls, and shared calendars (that might be accessed by a ...
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Petition answers.onstartups.com out of beta

answers.onstartups.com has been in beta now for 458 days. Is it typical to sit in beta for so long? I've reviewed the report card and see that its low on posts per day, but it seems to be doing well ...
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Opinions about merging Business Intelligence proposal with the DBA site

I've had a conversation with one or two of the folks at the DBA site about merging Business Intelligence into that site. I've just put a question up on the DBA meta site as well, link here. The ...
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Business Intelligence proposal - Are these sockpuppet accounts?

I've just seen a raft of commitments to the business intelligence proposal from accounts all created about a day ago. Many of them look a bit dodgy. Any way to see if they might be sock puppet ...
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Which site for practical business Q&A?

I am looking for a site which would cover a wide range of practical questions and answers about doing business. I am thinking of topics such as: design, marketing, pricing, sales manufacturing, ...
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我的情况想申请美国Top 25的MBA还缺什么 [closed]

Proposal: Applying to Foreign Colleges & Universities (in Chinese) 我的目标是就读美国Top25的MBA,2013年秋季入学。 我的情况: 9年前从一所国内非重点院校企业管理专业本科毕业。毕业后在一家知名日企工作3年; 后进入一家纽约证交所上市的美国中型企业在华制造工厂服务6年至今,在现在中层经理职位1年;...