UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: Information on business The Byre, Apr 18, 2019 at 1:16 PM
    2. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      Latest: Import paperwork for low-value items? Alexio, Apr 18, 2019 at 1:31 PM
    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: Payments on Account (Something different maybe?) Bryn B, Apr 18, 2019 at 1:26 PM
    5. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Refusal to Pay agreed commission/Non Compete breakout19, Apr 18, 2019 at 12:23 PM
    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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    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Brand consistency in marketing materials ethical PR, Apr 18, 2019 at 1:40 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: Hi All am:pm graphics, Apr 18, 2019 at 9:26 AM
    3. Time Out

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

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      Latest: If there was a General election soon Cobby, Apr 18, 2019 at 10:48 AM
    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: To prevent spam, we have a 30 post minimum fisicx, Apr 17, 2019 at 9:36 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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    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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    5. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.

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      Latest: Consider IT become CREST members stugster, Apr 18, 2019 at 12:46 PM
    1. First Steps To Starting A Business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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      Latest: Looking for clothing manufacturer Chris Ashdown, Apr 18, 2019 at 9:17 AM
    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: Advice on how to keep growing business Mark T Jones, Apr 17, 2019 at 9:34 AM
    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      Latest: Email hosting recommendations openmind, Apr 17, 2019 at 1:28 PM
    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: Recommend me a printer for day to day use? Inva, Apr 18, 2019 at 8:14 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: 5 questions to retail purchasers Mr D, Apr 16, 2019 at 8:52 AM
    2. Green Business

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

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      Latest: plastic Mr D, Apr 12, 2019 at 5:30 PM
    3. Social Enterprise

      A forum to discuss fundraising and other charitable initiatives.

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      Latest: Animal Sanctuary Anita110, Mar 3, 2019
    4. Tradespeople

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

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