UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: New business - feel deflated Onthebrightside, Dec 12, 2019 at 11:56 PM
    2. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      Latest: Want to start a branch of UK Limited company Midasman1, Dec 12, 2019 at 7:50 PM
    3. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: So Frustrated! Please help. MBE2017, Dec 12, 2019 at 7:41 PM
    4. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: Charging VAT on items i didn't pay VAT on?! Mr D, Dec 12, 2019 at 11:54 PM
    5. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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    6. Legal

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

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    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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      Latest: Looking for tips re personal debt JAR85, Dec 12, 2019 at 9:27 PM
    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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    3. Time Out

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

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      Latest: Brexit negotiations Chris Ashdown, Dec 12, 2019 at 8:52 PM
    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: Changing Name details that appear on site Jai Shankar, Dec 8, 2019 at 9:01 PM
    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

    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: Card processors feedback Victoria_V, Dec 9, 2019 at 10:36 AM
    3. Website Reviews & Testing

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

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      Latest: Plugin Testers Wanted fisicx, Dec 12, 2019 at 10:08 AM
    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: Startup Advice Needed For Web Developer... Chris Ashdown, Dec 10, 2019 at 10:43 AM
    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      Latest: Here we go again - site email system failure Davek0974, Dec 12, 2019 at 7:12 PM
    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: Mobile Document Scanners ffox, Dec 11, 2019 at 8:00 PM
    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: Starting a dried fruit business Mr D, Dec 9, 2019 at 12:15 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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      Latest: Charity Help Nico Albrecht, Dec 8, 2019 at 12:37 PM
    4. Tradespeople

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

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