Questions tagged [professional]

The Professional category includes proposals in subjects like organizations, occupations, and vocations.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-2
votes
1answer
36 views

Only 6 days left for Conservation of Cultural Heritage?

Proposal: Conservation of Cultural Heritage It seems there's only 6 days left before this proposal reaches the 4 month mark. Is there a strategy to get 28 new followers and get them to ask 17 new ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

The variety of fields: how to define good fields related TAGs in this proposal?

Proposal: Conservation of Cultural Heritage We had some discussion on the fact that this proposal is too narrow in fact, I don't think so, actually, I'm seeing that some users of the community ...
2
votes
0answers
32 views

Rename area from “Industrial Automation” to “Industrial Control Systems”?

I would like to propose the name of the Industrial Automation area (currently in Definition stage) be changed from "Industrial Automation" to "Industrial Control Systems" which would be more inclusive ...
-2
votes
1answer
26 views

I looked up “industrial automation” to figure out what exactly this proposal is about, and I wonder: Would it help to make this just “Automation”?

Proposal: Industrial Automation I see that "Industrial Automation" doesn't even have a Wiki page of it's own, but there is a section on Industrial Automation in the wider "Automation" Wiki page: ...
-2
votes
1answer
35 views

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 ...
-3
votes
1answer
80 views

What should I do when my question is closed by those who likely have little knowledge on the subject?

Proposal: Industrial Automation The question "What languages are used to program a FANUC robot? How can I access the programming environment?" was closed due to "Not being a real question". Now I'm ...
2
votes
2answers
62 views

Is Conservation of Cultural Heritage too narrow

Proposal: Conservation of Cultural Heritage How narrow or broad should the Cultural Heritage StackExchange be? Right now I think it is too narrow and needs some broader appeal. If the group was on ...
11
votes
1answer
149 views

How to be successful in promoting a site to users not familiar with SE community and with low computer literacy?

Proposal: Conservation of Cultural Heritage Stackexchange community sites are very successful when there is a link to computer science. Or they are about topics accessible to most of the people and ...
3
votes
0answers
64 views

A site for professionals working on the conservation of Cultural Heritage

Proposal: Conservation of Cultural Heritage I've proposed a site for conservation of Cultural Heritage. This site is meant to aggregate different professionals working on Cultural Heritage. ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

What happened to K-12 Teaching?

I was wondering if there should be such a site and decided to poke around Area 51 for it. I see that there was some discussion, but it's not easy to piece together what took place or to disentangle it ...
3
votes
0answers
29 views

Global SAP Community (a proposal)

I am thinking of ways to organize support and propose a new SE site for SAP-related topics, both functional and technical. Just in case you are not familiar, here is an overview of what this company/...
3
votes
1answer
50 views

Preparation before submitting a proposal for new site

I have an idea for a new site which I genuinely believe will be very useful to many people. Since timeline after the submission is very tight, it would be good to prepare ahead of time to ensure best ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

In what category should I propose Marketing & Advertisement?

I want to add "Marketing & Advertisement" as a proposal. Problem is, that there are a lot of different use cases and questions for this subject for example: Questions about Marketing strategies ...
-3
votes
1answer
135 views

Can I make a site for proposing changes to the world?

I have 3 questions each of which appears to be on that topic but it doesn't seem like there is a Stack Exchange website for that type of question. I don't want to propose it yet because I'm too unsure ...
1
vote
1answer
106 views

Proposal for a site about Virtualization

I have seen a number of questions on stackoverflow, superusers and serverfault that are related to vmware, virtual box, hyper-v and probably other virtualization engines. This topic is so complex ! A ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Is there interest in a military SE? [duplicate]

I would like to propose a Military SE. When looking to join the military, getting information is difficult. The official websites provide you with only the bonuses, benefits, and general desirable ...
1
vote
1answer
119 views

Why has at least one question been unlinked from this proposal?

Proposal: Technical Communication I asked this question a while back and it's still relevant. I noticed that it no longer shows up in the questions section here. I thought that might have been ...
7
votes
3answers
518 views

Should (could) “Technical communication” be changed back to “Documentation”?

Proposal: Technical Communication According to the official post on Meta, Documentation is sunsetting. Thus, is it possible and is it needed to return the original proposal name? Most of the ...
-6
votes
1answer
157 views

Using the site for discussing technical content

Proposal: Technical Communication Let's imagine I want to develop a website, and I want to do something in HTML/CSS/JavaScript. I go to Stack Overflow, and they tell you this is the way to do it,...
4
votes
1answer
55 views

Is there a seven day minimum between betas?

I was looking through the historical betas, and I see that there were always at least 7 days between betas. Does that mean that, for instance, Computer Science Educators won't appear for five more ...
12
votes
1answer
281 views

Without being a tech writer, how much can I help this site?

Proposal: Technical Communication I am not a tech writer, or any other form of documentation professional. I am a computer programmer. As I write programs I try to think of their documentation. Both ...
14
votes
4answers
222 views

Site Scope / Name Conflict at Documentation/Technical Communication

Proposal: Technical Communication NOTE: As a newcomer to this proposal, I apologize for jumping in and kicking sand all over everything. But, I think this is really important to address now, before ...
18
votes
4answers
454 views

Awaiting proposal approval — but we need another name!

Proposal: Documentation When a proposal nears the end of its Definition phase, the Community Team does a final evaluation to see if the proposal is ready to move forward — and the early ...
4
votes
1answer
129 views

Remove “focus on K-12 teachers and parents” from the description

I know there is already a similar discussion here, but seeing that discussion led me make a more to-the-point proposal: Remove "focus on K-12 teachers and parents" from the description. Drawbacks of ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

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 ...
6
votes
0answers
70 views

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, ...
6
votes
3answers
133 views

Promote Agriculture & Farming

Proposal: Agriculture & Farming Well... Ag&F has now been proposed for 29 days. So far, we have 9 followers. Not impressive, you say? I agree. Unfortunately. How can we promote this ...
5
votes
4answers
153 views

Are documentation-related technical support questions on topic?

Proposal: Documentation Should questions asking for support on using common documentation tools on-topic? Examples of questions that might fall into this category: The passthrough attribute in ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Is there any community for act,drama?

I already have account in music,and movies but i have proposal for community or blog for drama and act. or if is there any community available can any one suggest please
16
votes
5answers
268 views

Does “focus on K-12 teachers and parents” mean that question about university-level teaching will be out of scope?

Does "focus on K-12 teachers and parents" mean that question about university-level teaching will be out of scope? Proposal: Computer Science Educators
18
votes
8answers
652 views

How should we craft the site description for “Technical Communication?”

Proposal: Technical Communication NOTE: The site name has changed from "Documentation" to "Technical Communication" I'd like for people to discuss the site description here. Thanks!
30
votes
8answers
640 views

What is on-topic here and not on Writers?

Proposal: Technical Communication Technical writing is already on-topic on Writers.SE, with (currently) 225 questions on the technical-writing tag. What topics will this proposal cover that don't ...
6
votes
2answers
286 views

What's the best way to spread the word about this proposal?

Proposal: Computer Science Educators We need a handful of more supporters (and questions) to make it to the next stage - any ideas on how to get these? I've tried tweeting/FB/posting within my ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Can we have community for oversea job?

I am using so many communities right now,but still not able to find any community where user can find work and job in overseas,is it a good idea to have such community or blog?
7
votes
2answers
145 views

Should the target group and further information be included in the question title?

Proposal: Computer Science Educators After walking through some "Example Questions" of "Computer Science Educators" I wonder where the best position is to include the questions target group. For ...
-6
votes
1answer
192 views

Would this site have a large audience?

If this site is only for people teaching computer science, there would be an extremely small audience. This should be expanded to include people learning code at school. Proposal: Computer Science ...
9
votes
2answers
222 views

How will this site be able to handle the myriad of opinion based questions?

Proposal: Computer Science Educators I see a lot of questions that seem very open ended to allow for opinion rather than fact. It seems to me the site will draw those type of questions rather than ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
74 views

Should I propose a site for Natural Language Processing?

The problem with Natural Language Processing is that this topic is currently spread over at least 4 sites of the Network, including Stackoverflow, Data Science, Cross Validated and Linguistics. ...
13
votes
3answers
197 views

Should Free Software get a mention in the site description?

Proposal: Open Source As the top voted answer to "Expand name to include both Free Software and Open Source?" has shown, it seems like the community has decided against including Free Software in the ...
6
votes
2answers
106 views

What is a *professional* pickup artist?

Proposal: The Art of Pick Up I know there are many aficionado pickup artists, but what, exactly, is a professional one? Who pays people to pick up women? Perhaps some sort of confidence man?
1
vote
1answer
120 views

Where are the example questions?

Proposal: Open Source Let me start off by saying that this proposal is growing incredibly quickly and that at this rate, we'll likely make it into the commitment phase in a few months at most. The ...
3
votes
0answers
35 views

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.....
11
votes
1answer
169 views

Isn't this already on-topic on programmers?

Proposal: Open Source Although I welcome and share enthusiasm for free and open source software, is a separate site needed or helpful? Is there any aspect of this proposal that wouldn't be on topic ...
15
votes
3answers
349 views

What is the potential overlap between Open Source and Open Science?

Proposals: Open Source and Open Science As far as I can tell, there is a significant overlap between Open Source and Open Science. Where exactly does this overlap lie and will this be a problem? As ...
20
votes
0answers
172 views

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 ...
9
votes
3answers
296 views

Do we want to focus on just Programming projects?

Proposal: Open Source Open Source projects are not necessarily limited to IT. Do we want to limit the scope of this site to just coding projects or do we want to include other open source projects ...
6
votes
3answers
205 views

What coding topics will this site address?

Proposal: Open Source The site description currently reads: Proposed Q&A site for questions regarding motivation, marketing, organisation and coding pertaining specifically to open source ...
5
votes
0answers
40 views

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 ...