Questions tagged [burninate-request]

Requests to have a tag "burninated" (or deleted) from the system. Use for both requesting a removal, as well as discussing if a tag needs removal.

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What function does the "workplace-rhythm" tag serve

The tag workplace-rhythm seems to have no discernable meaning as it has no description. Should we just get rid of it?
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Is “women” a useful tag? (Nope, it’s been burninated)

I noticed a recent question with the tag women which has no description and only 15 questions. They are questions involving women, but not really about women. The questions might be better tagged with ...
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Can someone [support] me in burninating this tag?

The support tag currently has 10 questions. There is no tag description, and very little consistency in how it's used. By way of example, one question is about tech support, another one is how to ...
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Should we fix or burninate [ghosting]

ghosting currently has 2 questions, no wiki, and no usage description. One of the questions is closed as too broad. Can we either remove it for lack of necessity or add a proper description to ...
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Is the [apathy] tag of any use? Should we get rid of it?

As pointed out in chat, seems that we have an apathy tag, which is in the current state: Only 2 questions with it Those questions are 3+ years ago No wiki and no excerpt Contributes few to the post ...
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Request to burninate [legal] and [law] tags

I've been on this stack for a little while and we do not give legal advice (at least based on community consensus). I have seen many questions closed, or severely down-voted because the question they ...
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What should we do with the Ontario tag?

Just recently the ontario was created, and it's currently only used on this question. What should we do with that tag? Seems that this may lead to confusion, as there are many places called Ontario, ...
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Are these tags on reopening and closing duplicates?

Are the tags: reopen-request, close-reasons, closing, reopening duplicates? Ought some be removed?
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Can we remove the legal tag?

It seems that despite the decision to ban the legal tag six years ago, it's still alive and well. The majority of questions that use this tag seem to get closed almost immediately and its continued ...
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Should we remove the annoyances tag?

The tag annoyances doesn't seem to serve any constructive purpose. It can only be used on questions that are complaints in nature. Whether the situation described in the question is annoying is ...
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Should we remove the toxic-people tag? (removed tag)

The toxic-people tag is presently used by 5 questions, of which 4 are closed and 1 is likely to be closed soon. This tag does not seem particularly useful, as it would mostly be used by questions ...
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Can someone please delete the tag [softwaresugg]?

https://workplace.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/softwaresugg - this tag was only mentioned in one question, and I have deleted it from that question. If relly needed, it could have a better name....
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If we avoid legal advice, why do we have a law tag?

I saw this question and the comment that caught me off guard was this bit: Alright I'll move it away, I figured since there was a "law" tag that it was applicable Why do we have a law tag? I saw ...
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Remove low quality tag "Workplace Rythm"

By chance I noticed this rather odd tag: workplace-rhythm I don't think this a useful tag; its certainly not a term I have ever heard used in the workplace.
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Should the drugtest tag be killed?

So, there is a question posed recently concerning how an applicant may have messed up faking a drug test. The only other question under the drugtest tag is closed as off topic. Since there is very ...
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Can we remove the ethics tag?

I am uncertain of the place of "ethics" in the workplace, both the site and, you know, the actual workplace. I hasten to add, this is because ethics are incredibly subjective, and a cursory glance of ...
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Are the tags used for types of termination fit for purporse

I noticed that some questions are using a tag layoff for circumstances where they are referring to some one being fired or being made redundant and not a layoff in the technical sense. Formally a ...
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What value does the "Employees" tag show?

Convince me the employees is worth keeping. It seems too vague to really matter, since most questions here are about employees, and the tag can't really provide any meaningful additional information. ...
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Opportunity is nowhere

https://workplace.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/opportunity Is there any reason to keep this super generic tag around? I would like to see it no where, not now here.
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Burnination of the 'Job' tag

The job tag should be burninated, and here is why you should agree! The purpose of The Workplace is to answer difficult questions that people have about (not surprisingly) their workplace. So ...
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Blacklist the Work tag

So there's a work tag. It's only on 7 (all but 2 closed) questions but we should probably just get the tag blacklisted to save ourselves future headaches instead of editing them out (and spamming up ...
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The office-equipment tag's only question was deleted, delete the tag [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should orphan tags be deleted Given that the question was deleted, this leaves the tag dangling with no questions.
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Avoid and remove the "professionalism" tag

professionalism is a catch-all tag. Our scope is defined in our FAQ as The Workplace - Stack Exchange is for members of the workforce navigating the professional setting. However, "...
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6-sigma tag too localized?

Is the 6-sigma tag too localized? Someone has just posted a question about it: What is the purpose of Six Sigma? Also, if it is a valid tag should it be six-sigma, 6-sigma or what it is now 6sigma?
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