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: Has everyone signed this? FoxAccountancyServices, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:49 PM
    3. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: Feedback on domain name choice claus1860, Feb 9, 2016 at 4:37 PM
    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

      Latest: Businesses in Northern Ireland Handymanoddjobservices, Feb 9, 2016 at 7:47 AM
    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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    5. UKBF Marketplace

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

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      Latest: Pubs, Hotels & Restaurants - Mothersday? HFE Signs, Feb 9, 2016 at 2:29 PM
    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: How to go about making legal agreement Trickydicky, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:46 PM
    2. International Business

      Advice and discussion about doing business overseas.

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      Latest: How to Employ Someone in Another Country Mark Robbins, Feb 9, 2016 at 10:24 AM
    3. E-Commerce Forum

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

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      Latest: Country of Sale in Amazon FoxAccountancyServices, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:26 PM
    4. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: How do you tackle late payments? The Byre, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:32 PM
    5. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.

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      Latest: Staff Not Covering Wages The Byre, Feb 9, 2016 at 4:05 PM
    6. Legal

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

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      Latest: 'Implied' non-disclosure agreement The Byre, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:11 PM
    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.

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      Latest: Advice on Spongebob method (again) bovine, Feb 9, 2016 at 4:29 PM
    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

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

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      Latest: What is the best email marketing software? Watson91, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:24 PM
    1. First steps to starting a business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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      Latest: Virtual Landline cjd, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:16 PM
    2. Growing your startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: How or which way promote your business ? Nochexman, Feb 9, 2016 at 9:54 AM
    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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    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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      Latest: Category Path URL's and Breadcrumbs justinaldridge, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:17 PM
    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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      Latest: Change of use planning application Maddog, Feb 9, 2016 at 4:52 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: taking deposits lukek1, Feb 8, 2016 at 12:37 PM