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How is the vote to migrate option actually useful?

I occasionally see question that I think should be migrated to a different SE. However, when voting to close, I really only have one option, and that's to migrate to this meta SE. I have a fair bit ...
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What is the proper way to get a question migrated to another board?

I occasionally flag questions that, in my opinion, should be moved to a more appropriate board, such as Law.SE. This seems to have no effect. Is there a better way to get questions migrated to a ...
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Add Interpersonal Skills SE as a migration target

Following up from this meta question, In the past few days, I've seen the following questions: How to decline politely How to go around a colleague who keeps inviting me for religious activities? ...
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Migrating closed, off-topic, on-hold questions (past, present, and future) to more appropriate SE sites

I had the intent of finding better SE sites for my questions that were closed, put on hold, or off-topic. I flagged a moderator for one of my questions, but I don't think an action was taken (if there ...
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Questions about work visas

Lately I've seen a couple questions asking about the laws around work visas and about how to apply or qualify. This question is one of them. Are questions about applying for a work visa on-topic? ...
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How do we handle migrations from other sites currently, and how do we want to handle them?

Recently, I spoke with the Programmers mods about migrations from Programmers to Workplace, and the rejection rate is about 40%. We definitely gain a lot of good content from Programmers. It's awesome ...
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How can we migrate questions to other SE sites?

This question https://workplace.stackexchange.com/q/15181/3192 does not belong here, and could be migrated to StackOverflow or Programmers.SE. (I am not implying that the question is good enough to be ...
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On-hold question is not editable and comments are disabled; why?

How do I prevent myself from leaning too close to the monitor? is currently on hold. The "edit" link is not available (this isn't a rep problem), and comments are disabled. The post is behaving as ...
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How can we get SE to stop migrating questions which clearly need work here

https://workplace.stackexchange.com/q/13188/2322 This is going to be closed (hopefully) since it's a vague complete mess. It's not even remotely appropriate for Stack Exchange in its current form. ...
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Curious migration to Programmers.SE

This question was just asked this morning on Workplace.SE, and was accepted fairly well. As you can see, it was subsequently migrated to Programmers.SE. My question is, is this really a suitable ...
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Would we want this question migrated here from Programmers?

This question was closed as off-topic on Programmers, but looks like it might be a fit here. Thoughts?