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(REOPENED) Reopen "How to diplomatically reject someone's project due to their attitude"

The question How to diplomatically reject someone's project due to their attitude was just closed for "asking advice on what to do." Honestly, I have no idea how this applies at all. The OP is not ...
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Reopen "Employer doesn't want to pay me..." (REOPENED)

The question Employer doesn't want to pay me because I took longer than estimated to finish the work was closed for being a legal question. However, I believe this falls under the types of legal ...
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(Reopened) Does this question really not have a goal that can be addressed?

This question was closed for supposedly not having a goal we can address: How to find motivation to keep applying to jobs after being rejected I strongly disagree with both the closure and the stated ...
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Please curate the answers to the older-technologies question

How to attract people to work on very old and outdated technologies? currently has 31 (non-deleted) answers. Many of them appear to overlap a lot. Several of them are very short. We have a policy ...
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Reopen "How can I increase the chances of scoring an interview when meeting a company a career fair"

How can I increase the chances of scoring an interview when meeting a company at a career fair? was marked as a duplicate of What should you do to get the most out of a career fair? As I said in a ...
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Is this Question still off topic?

When should graduates start applying for jobs? I know its an older question but it was linked to another question as a possible duplicate, as I looked at it, it seems to me that the question was both ...
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How can I improve my question?

I don't understand why my most recent question (Feeling exhausted and disheartened while working on my current assignment) has received downvotes. How can I improve it further?
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Should I "refactor" my answer into separate answers? If yes, how?

For this question NSR Certificate Verification, I suggested in the comments that my older answer here If I don't have a relieving letter from a job, should I exclude those years worked from my ...
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(REOPENED) Reopen the question on junior guy excited about his discovery?

This question How to handle a junior team member who excitedly talks about discovering something known to seniors for years? was put on hold because it appeared to be more of a rant. The OP did not ...
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Can we reopen this question on Experience Certificate in India?

This question (Is an Experience Certificate valid without bank statements showing salary credit?) was closed as "Unclear what you're asking". It has since been edited and the current version of the ...
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Salvage "How can I keep myself valuable"

I find this question (How can I keep myself valuable to deliver in my work if more and more stuffs are automated in data science?) quite interesting, despite currently having a very strong advice ...
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Why is this question on hold? Complaining about junior label after entering company

The following question was put on hold Is it reasonable to complain about the 'junior' label after entering the company with 4 years of experience? for the following reason: Questions ...
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Is this question really "Off topic: asking for advice?"

MIS vs IT Degrees It's closed now as "off topic, asking for advice on a specific choice." My interpretation is that the asker is not asking which degree to pursue; instead they're asking does it ...
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(REOPENED) Request to reopen "How should I tell my boss that I cannot meet the deadline?"

The question How should I tell my boss that I cannot meet the deadline? was closed as "asking for advice on what to do". However, communicating to the boss that you cannot meet a deadline is a pretty ...
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"What skills to take" question when the experience of this community can offer meaningful input

Prospects of Switching from Business Analyst to Project Manager I put a close vote on this question as it does pretty much exactly fit our wording of a "not practical answerable question", yet that ...
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Wondering what needs improvement for a specific question

There is this question What is the official date of resignation when registered mail was delivered on time, but went to a collection point to be picked up the next day? and at the time of my writing ...
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Reopen question on forwarding emails to personal address in the UK

This question (HR and work emails forwarded to private email - can they be used in a court of law?) has been put on hold for being company-specific. However, the question is not company-specific ...
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Request to reopen question on why companies restrict WiFi access

Could the SE Workplace community please review and vote as to whether this question can be re-opened after I edited it just now? I feel the first question asked "Why do companies restrict WiFi" is ...
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