UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: Chinese virus MY OFFICE IN CHINA, Feb 18, 2020 at 12:59 AM
    2. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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    3. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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    4. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: For anyone using FreeAgent Energise Accounting, Feb 17, 2020 at 11:32 PM
    5. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Redundancy advice Mr D, Feb 17, 2020 at 5:40 PM
    6. Legal

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

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      Latest: Is this legal? Awinner2, Feb 17, 2020 at 9:48 PM
    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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      Latest: Such a VAT mess! Any advice welcome trax7960, Feb 17, 2020 at 11:31 PM
    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Boots opticians adverts and GUCCI jonathan-bennett-, Feb 17, 2020 at 3:41 PM
    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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      Latest: Introduction Fashion Threads, Feb 17, 2020 at 1:30 PM
    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 MBE2017, Feb 18, 2020 at 2:24 AM
    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: Does a hand shake mean anything Newchodge, Feb 16, 2020 at 10:11 AM
    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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      Latest: A new plugin Nico Albrecht, Feb 17, 2020 at 8:02 PM
    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: Powering a Food Trailer at home? DontAsk, Feb 17, 2020 at 5:12 PM
    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: GDPR and PECR Alison Moore, Feb 17, 2020 at 12:55 PM
    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: I need the right PC screen for my eyes ! atmosbob, Feb 15, 2020 at 10:25 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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      Latest: Buying an existing convenience store Paul Norman, Feb 17, 2020 at 1:14 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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