UK Business Forums

    1. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company

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    2. Time Out

      Take a break from your business! General non-business chat.

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      Latest: Reach120Years Diet MikeJ, Feb 12, 2016 at 7:28 AM
    3. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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    4. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events

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    5. Regional forums

      Business discussion and networking for the UK regions, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland

    1. Private Forum For Full Members

      Private discussion for holders of the UK Business Forums Paid-Up Full Membership, that won't appear in the public search engines.

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    2. Review My Website

      Post a link to your website here if you would like some honest feedback from other Full Members.

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    3. Franchising

      Discussion, help and advice on the franchise business model.

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    4. Opportunities

      Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

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      Latest: Looking for B2B referral partners UK wide Robert Groom, Feb 10, 2016 at 2:07 PM
    5. UKBF Marketplace

      Products, services, special offers and more (only Full UKBF members can post adverts)

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    6. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.

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    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and assistance.

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      Latest: Parrot Creche Ian J, Feb 12, 2016 at 6:09 AM
    2. International Business

      Advice and discussion about doing business overseas.

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      Latest: Find manufacturers in Romania /Poland Costin Rosu, Feb 11, 2016 at 9:30 PM
    3. E-Commerce Forum

      E-commerce, shopping cart and payment processor discussion, advice and assistance

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      Latest: eBay product titles Chris34, Feb 12, 2016 at 12:49 AM
    4. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes

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      Latest: Bookkeeping on Kashflow - using nominal codes LTMJ, Feb 12, 2016 at 1:42 AM
    5. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.

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      Latest: How to handle an employee with regular sickness Danny58, Feb 12, 2016 at 6:04 AM
    6. Legal

      Business Law including general advice, contracts, and company structures.

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      Latest: Stuck in a rut Essex girly, Feb 12, 2016 at 2:20 AM
    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.

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      Latest: Newbie .... SB advice London7, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:14 PM
    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Advice and discussion about sales, selling techniques, your marketing mix and PR activities

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      Latest: How do you break the threshold? Aizuddin Fakhri, Feb 12, 2016 at 7:39 AM
    1. First steps to starting a business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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    2. Growing your startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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    3. Resources for startups

      Featured content from the UKBF Startup Clinic created from members' contributions.

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    4. Financing your startup

      Raising and managing startup money

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      Latest: Best options for funding given our situation snsmurf, Feb 6, 2016 at 10:13 PM
    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      Latest: Software Advice Hamiel, Feb 12, 2016 at 12:25 AM
    2. Devices

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones

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    3. SEO, PPC and Online Marketing

      Search engine optimisation (SEO), pay-per-click (PPC), plus all other aspects of marketing your business online.

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    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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      Latest: Making an offer on a shop pbuk, Feb 10, 2016 at 5:04 PM
    2. Green Business

      A forum for Green business issues, eco-friendly practices and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

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    3. Social Enterprise

      A forum to discuss fundraising and other charitable initiatives.

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    4. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.

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      Latest: Landlords - buy to let tax take & new rules Mike Wilford, Feb 11, 2016 at 12:04 PM