UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: Couriers... MBE2017, Jan 20, 2021 at 12:05 AM
    2. COVID-19 Forum

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

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      Latest: Was Sweden right after all ? Lucan Unlordly, Jan 19, 2021 at 10:22 PM
    3. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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      Latest: EORI Activication paulears, Jan 19, 2021 at 10:01 PM
    4. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: The Perfect Home Page enous, Jan 20, 2021 at 3:37 AM
    5. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: Self Assessment / Receipts not in my name STDFR33, Jan 19, 2021 at 10:15 PM
    6. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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    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: YouTube explainer videos? WaveJumper, Jan 19, 2021 at 3:54 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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    3. Time Out

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

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      Latest: Go Ahead Punk Make My Day UKSBD, Jan 19, 2021 at 3:40 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

      Latest: Anyone from Peterborough? Alex Calinov, Jan 18, 2021 at 8:17 PM
    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: Would Love Your Opinion on Brochure Website fisicx, Jan 14, 2021 at 2:23 PM
    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: Beauty brand start up Beauty start up, Jan 19, 2021 at 9:39 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: Antivirus software Nico Albrecht, Jan 19, 2021 at 10:47 PM
    2. Devices

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

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      Latest: Keyboard plus fruit juice. Help! estwig, Jan 16, 2021 at 2:25 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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    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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      Latest: License to sell charities ethical PR, Dec 21, 2020
    4. Tradespeople

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

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      Latest: Marketing Your Trade Business fisicx, Jan 15, 2021 at 11:36 AM