UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: hello everyone i need yours help please JEREMY HAWKE, Mar 6, 2021 at 5:45 AM
    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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    4. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: Alternatives to PayPal? HostOX, Mar 5, 2021 at 8:56 PM
    5. Accounts & Finance

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

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    6. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Employing older Staff Member SillyBill, Mar 5, 2021 at 8:28 PM
    7. Legal

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

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    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: appointment setting or hotkeys appointment_bookers, Mar 6, 2021 at 2:43 AM
    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 to All, New Member Beka34, Mar 5, 2021 at 5:08 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: Byretorial - when the music stops! japancool, Mar 5, 2021 at 8:27 PM
    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

    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: Boiler maintenance packages Stedurham, Feb 27, 2021
    3. Website Reviews & Testing

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

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      Latest: Brutal feedback required IWW Limited, Mar 4, 2021 at 11:52 AM
    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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      Latest: Intro/tech help Rachel Getty, Mar 4, 2021 at 4:07 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: To use an offshore development team or not?? Charlie Gr, Mar 5, 2021 at 10:32 AM
    2. Devices

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

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    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: lead gen support appointment_bookers, Mar 6, 2021 at 2:59 AM
    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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    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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