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Yes, one week is stunningly short. I'd like to see the nomination period extended to 2+ weeks, and that includes in this present election we are having now. For many users the beginning of the election is the beginning of the process of considering whether you even want to be a mod, a question that may not have crossed their minds. (At least, not in the ...


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Yes! But before we change anything, please remember that there are humans on the other side of these accounts This isn't an easy post to write because there are a lot of strong feelings in this election, but I feel just as strongly that everyone needs to remember that there are real people with real feelings on this stack - who are all here to have fun and ...


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It feels strange to change an election process during said process I agree that a week is very short. If this question had been raised a month ago, I would be completely on board to adjust the current process. I also agree that future elections should have a longer nomination process. However, the idea of changing an election process during said process ...


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Let us contextualise this election and accurately look at how much time we had to prepare for it. On September 7th, I asked, "Should we think about elections?" On the same day, our moderator confirmed the upcoming election. That was 1 1/2 months ago - 6 weeks of preparation time. Due to the kind comment of our staff, we even knew the exact starting ...


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