UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: Tween Market - Leisure/Activity centre godoit, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:39 PM
    2. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      Latest: Ordering from China, combined shipping? Mike Godwin, Sep 20, 2018 at 5:18 PM
    3. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: UK Retail Economy - how are you finding it? Mr D, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:40 PM
    4. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: First year accounts in the red. SteLacca, Sep 21, 2018 at 12:09 PM
    5. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Stress and Anxiety Issues Newchodge, Sep 20, 2018 at 3:16 PM
    6. Legal

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

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      Latest: Letter of Commitment legality Newchodge, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:36 PM
    7. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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      Latest: SPONGEBOB PLAN LETTER?? Mr D, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:25 PM
    8. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Email Marketing with new GDPR Act Mark T Jones, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:07 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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      Latest: Job sheet App WebFletch, Sep 20, 2018 at 8:25 PM
    2. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company

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      Latest: Hello from Compact and Bale James Eaton, Sep 20, 2018 at 7:18 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: Fancy watching a movie? Well you can't alan1302, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:34 PM
    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: Conversation has been seen... Mike Hayes, Sep 20, 2018 at 11:52 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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      Latest: Website Feedback Pls Nochexman, Sep 21, 2018 at 10:58 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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      Latest: YOYBUY Taobao agent, Aug 14, 2018
    1. First Steps To Starting A Business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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      Latest: How to open a yoga studio?? Help Robert Meredith, Sep 20, 2018 at 4:19 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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    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: ERP/CRM software sophialorenn, Sep 19, 2018 at 2:33 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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      Latest: On page SEO question comperio, Sep 21, 2018 at 12:28 PM
    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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      Latest: Small children's clothes shop. Discountsaleuk, Sep 21, 2018 at 9:07 AM
    2. Green Business

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

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      Latest: Recycling plastic mill size baler prices James Eaton, Sep 20, 2018 at 7:09 PM
    3. Social Enterprise

      A forum to discuss fundraising and other charitable initiatives.

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      Latest: Starting a social enterprise Richard Patey, Sep 15, 2018 at 4:56 PM
    4. Tradespeople

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

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      Latest: Insolvency Insurance J.McVeigh, Sep 17, 2018 at 9:24 PM