UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: vending machine business Chris Ashdown, Jul 23, 2019 at 9:06 AM
    2. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      23,279
      Latest: Selling dry food online Scalloway, Jul 20, 2019 at 10:51 PM
    3. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

      Discussions:
      16,759
      Messages:
      173,466
      Latest: Closing my website Clinton, Jul 23, 2019 at 9:53 AM
    4. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: Paying VAT using MTD software : FreeAgent paulears, Jul 23, 2019 at 10:01 AM
    5. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Promo Filming paulears, Jul 23, 2019 at 9:50 AM
    6. Legal

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

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      Latest: Recovering debt following judgement Lisa Thomas, Jul 23, 2019 at 8:53 AM
    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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      Messages:
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    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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    9. Tenders

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

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    1. UKBF Marketplace

      A place for UKBF full members to post offers and promotions. Read the pinned thread for rules.

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    2. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company

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      Messages:
      86,361
      Latest: Hi, I run an adventure travel company Tony Daniels, Jul 23, 2019 at 3:07 AM
    3. Time Out

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

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      Messages:
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      Latest: Brexit Negotiations Employment Law Clinic, Jul 23, 2019 at 12:07 AM
    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Messages:
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    5. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events

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      Messages:
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    6. Regional forums

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

      Latest: Hello from West Sussex Kevin McCabe, Jul 11, 2019
    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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    3. Website Reviews & Testing

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

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    4. Opportunities

      Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

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      202
    5. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.

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      Messages:
      3,995
    1. First Steps To Starting A Business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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      20,282
    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      7,249
    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      20,231
      Messages:
      206,872
      Latest: Domain Expiry Date justintime, Jul 21, 2019 at 11:22 AM
    2. Devices

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

      Discussions:
      421
      Messages:
      5,059
    3. SEO, PPC and Online Marketing

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

      Discussions:
      13,841
      Messages:
      181,875
    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

      Discussions:
      3,268
      Messages:
      38,815
      Latest: Paint mixing machine Root 66 Woodshop, Jul 22, 2019 at 3:31 PM
    2. Green Business

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

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      10,138
    3. Social Enterprise

      A forum to discuss fundraising and other charitable initiatives.

      Discussions:
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    4. Tradespeople

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

      Discussions:
      1,750
      Messages:
      17,413