UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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    2. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      Latest: Business Insurance for overseas marine fieldwork chidol, Jan 19, 2019 at 4:02 PM
    3. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: Amazon Listing Mr D, Jan 20, 2019 at 12:20 AM
    4. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: Labour rates in construction projects Bob Morgan, Jan 19, 2019 at 11:51 PM
    5. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Working time directive & rest days JEREMY HAWKE, Jan 19, 2019 at 9:46 AM
    6. Legal

      General advice on business law, including contracts, copyright and company structures

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      Latest: Trademarking brand names and Twitter Mr D, Jan 20, 2019 at 12:18 AM
    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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      Latest: Sole Trader & Bankruptcy Mr D, Jan 20, 2019 at 12:13 AM
    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Magazine Advertising fattony, Jan 18, 2019 at 9:53 PM
    9. Tenders

      Looking for a new product or service? Ask our Full Members!

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    1. UKBF Marketplace

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

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    2. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company

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      Latest: New bussiness starter Natasha Bishop, Jan 19, 2019 at 10:43 PM
    3. Time Out

      Welcome to the UKBF pub! Take a break from your business with general non-business chat.

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    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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    5. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events

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    6. Regional forums

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

      Latest: Hello From Corsham, Wiltshire BenBis, Jan 18, 2019 at 12:18 PM
    1. Private Forum For Full Members

      Private discussions for Full Members, that won't appear in the public search engines

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    2. Market Research

      A place to post surveys, conduct user research and test your concept or product.

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      Latest: Google Core updates: help needed whitecatseo, Jan 16, 2019 at 5:37 PM
    3. Website Reviews & Testing

      Post a link to your website here if you would like some honest feedback.

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      Latest: Feedback please fisicx, Jan 12, 2019
    4. Opportunities

      Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

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    5. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.

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    1. First Steps To Starting A Business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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      Latest: Help with starting a dog treat business please Haindiary, Jan 20, 2019 at 12:23 AM
    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: How to grow a business Lee M, Jan 18, 2019 at 12:37 PM
    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      Latest: Custom EPOS/Invoicing Solution Build Cost TargetICT, Jan 19, 2019 at 7:11 AM
    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: Modem/ router combination EmC007, Jan 19, 2019 at 8:31 AM
    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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    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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      4,236
      Latest: HELP NEEDED - Not For Profit Idea Natasha Bishop, Jan 19, 2019 at 10:28 PM
    4. Tradespeople

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

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      Latest: Discount Sticker Printing, Awful :( Andy..., Jan 18, 2019 at 10:55 PM