UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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    2. COVID-19 Forum

      A dedicated forum for discussion of the coronavirus outbreak and its business impacts.

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    3. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      Latest: Clothing manufacture Dare2evolve, Jul 5, 2020 at 11:26 PM
    4. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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    5. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: Flat Rate VAT - 1st Year £150K STDFR33, Jul 5, 2020 at 9:46 PM
    6. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Asking to be put on payroll - legal rights The Byre, Jul 1, 2020 at 3:30 PM
    7. Legal

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

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      Latest: Cooling Off Period For Sole Traders ChrissyAcNh, Jul 5, 2020 at 7:24 PM
    8. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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    9. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Need help with new business logo Yogendra, Jul 4, 2020 at 10:04 PM
    10. 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: Hello from Oli - Shopify app founder/developer OliUK, Jul 4, 2020 at 11:33 AM
    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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      25,350
      Latest: Changing username SteveHa, Jul 1, 2020 at 1:51 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: Generating Leads fisicx, Jun 26, 2020
    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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      Latest: Business opportunity offer gino, Jun 17, 2020
    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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    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: Resources Paul FilmMaker, Jul 3, 2020 at 12:28 PM
    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      Latest: php is lowercase greater that uppercase? UKSBD, Jul 5, 2020 at 6:24 PM
    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: New Router / Modem DavidWH, Jul 2, 2020 at 4:49 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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      39,284
      Latest: Product Ideas for Grocery Store Pivot consultant, Jul 3, 2020 at 10:20 AM
    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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      17,468
      Latest: Film Making Mr D, Jun 15, 2020