Community Introductions & Networking [no links please]

Discussion in 'North West' started by Henry Osadzinski, Jul 13, 2012.

  1. Iconic Autographs

    Iconic Autographs UKBF Contributor Free Member

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    Hi Andy,
    Only one Question...are you City or United..?
    Posted: Apr 11, 2013 By: Iconic Autographs Member since: Dec 23, 2012
  2. Posilan

    Posilan UKBF Ace Full Member - Verified Business

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    Welcome aboard :)

    Posted: Apr 11, 2013 By: Posilan Member since: Dec 20, 2010
  3. AT700

    AT700 UKBF Contributor Free Member

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    Hi IA,

    Dare I say........


    Posted: Apr 11, 2013 By: AT700 Member since: Mar 17, 2013
  4. Iconic Autographs

    Iconic Autographs UKBF Contributor Free Member

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    Not a real Manc then!:)
    Posted: Apr 16, 2013 By: Iconic Autographs Member since: Dec 23, 2012
  5. AT700

    AT700 UKBF Contributor Free Member

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    Haha.. My group of 10 or so friends are all blue. I get this all of the time!!

    I blame my Dad, he threatened me from young with If I ever turned my back on United I'd need to find a new home! :eek:
    Posted: Apr 16, 2013 By: AT700 Member since: Mar 17, 2013
  6. timeroll

    timeroll UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    Hello members,

    Just thought I would pop my head in a say hello! Just starting out in the world of business by starting a company offering employee time tracking and task management solutions online. Currently based in Chester and look forward to meeting you all!

    Kind Regards

    Posted: May 15, 2013 By: timeroll Member since: May 15, 2013
  7. YourOnlineMechanic

    YourOnlineMechanic UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    Hi members,

    Just a quick hello to everyone.

    My name is Stuart, I help run a Private Training Academy, whom together with Government (funding) and Team Macmillan (sponsorship) are looking to help up to 2,000 business owners train in Google, SEO & Social Media.

    The owner-knowledge is a missing link between the business and their Web/Marketing people being able to help them better, so I am here to network, enjoy and hopefully help those that want to know how to engage in Social Commerce and how this ties in with Google & SEO strategy. Based out of Stockport, Training the Northwest, for the pilot!

    If you are a registered Charity, you get the training Free!
    Have a great day
    Posted: May 16, 2013 By: YourOnlineMechanic Member since: May 16, 2013
  8. Mac22

    Mac22 UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    Hi Guys,
    Just joined tonight, looks a pretty decent site.
    I am a director of a medium sized company that is split between retail maintenance, insurance reinstatement contracts and general building.

    Regards Mac....
    Posted: May 17, 2013 By: Mac22 Member since: May 16, 2013
  9. Homer J Simpson

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    Hi & welcome.

    I'm not in your area but would be interested in hearing more about your insurance reinstatement work. Are you an approved contractor for insurance companies or their loss adjusters etc?

    Does it bring in a lot of work?

    What are the rates like?
    Posted: May 17, 2013 By: Homer J Simpson Member since: Jan 1, 1970
  10. Mac22

    Mac22 UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    Hi H.J.S
    Most Insurance companies go through a third party, then onto the contractors.
    Issue with that is you work to their rates and you have to have a decent team that work well together that can get in and out quickly and leave a decent job that will hold up to a guarantee.

    Rates can be poor, loss adjusters can be unreasonable, policy holders expect the earth with more than 50% trying for extra work or just being plain hard work.

    From the start of the job when your scoping, your looking for damage that's not related to the claim and this gets documented, so at the signing off stage no blame is cast at the contractor.

    Working with Joe Public in this sector does wane ones faith in human nature...:cool:
    Posted: May 23, 2013 By: Mac22 Member since: May 16, 2013
  11. RO AV

    RO AV UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    New on here so saying hi to everybody.

    My name is Robert Orrell and I run an audio visual installation company called AV AIDE from the Ribble Valley, just outside Blackburn.

    We are a B2B company providing consultancy, project management, installation, service and maintenance services to Audio Visual resellers throughout the UK. I am also considering developing into residential installations.

    I have slowly grown my company and reputation within the industry and am now starting to see real growth potential. Therefore, I am looking to seek advice on how to move forward as I am very keen to develop whilst I have the opportunity. I will be reading through the forum and starting my own threads to try and pick the brains of all you experts out there.

    I'm very much looking forward to networking, chatting and exchanging ideas.

    Posted: May 24, 2013 By: RO AV Member since: May 24, 2013
  12. BusinessPaymentSolutions

    BusinessPaymentSolutions UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    Ladies and Gents

    My name is Phil and I am a Business Development Manager for PaymentSense. I am located in the North West.

    In order to avoid sounding like a sales pitch I will just say that I work with micro, small and medium businesses to save them money on card processing and to help them obtain short term capital that may help increase the success of their business.

    The reason I joined UKBF was because I have run my own business and hope to help others whilst on UKBF with any areas in which I have valuable knowledge (and that doesn't just relate to my current role).
    Posted: May 25, 2013 By: BusinessPaymentSolutions Member since: May 25, 2013
  13. sirbrandy

    sirbrandy UKBF Regular Free Member

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    Hi Phil!

    Welcome to UK Business Forums. :)
    Posted: May 27, 2013 By: sirbrandy Member since: Jun 16, 2012
  14. Phishfood

    Phishfood UKBF Newcomer Free Member

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    Posted: May 27, 2013 By: Phishfood Member since: Jan 22, 2013
  15. jimbob11

    jimbob11 UKBF Contributor Free Member

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    hi, i am one of the admins for the new cumbria soicial network hi to everyone in the forum
    Posted: May 29, 2013 By: jimbob11 Member since: Feb 3, 2010
  16. lockyer

    lockyer UKBF Ace Full Member

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    but apart from that it's really easy. Seriously most insurers and loss adjusters go through networks, such as sage or polygon.

    Loss assessors (adjusters that work for the client and not the insurer) are a good start too
    Posted: May 30, 2013 By: lockyer Member since: Oct 27, 2008
  17. Donstu71

    Donstu71 Guest

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    Hello and Welcome :)
    Posted: Jun 4, 2013 By: Donstu71 Member since: Jan 1, 1970
  18. Riverbed

    Riverbed UKBF Contributor Free Member

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    Is anybody familiar with laws relating to the purchase of potassium cyanide in the uk? We are a company which deals in electronic waste materials and I personally would like to trial a process before taking it further.

    My enquiry is related to precious metal extraction and NOT for anything untoward as I have been asked by one company I called ( understandably I suppose ).

    Will I be required to obtain a licence given the small quantity needed is my question in the first instance.
    Posted: Jun 6, 2013 By: Riverbed Member since: Mar 7, 2013
  19. BMITS

    BMITS UKBF Newcomer Full Member

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    I run the IT business division to BM Digital who are a National Ricoh Dealer. Our offices are based in Knowsley Business Park and I myself am from Warrington

    We specialise in ICT for schools and looking to expand into the commercial marketplace providing not only IT Solutions but ICT support with out team of helpdesk technicians and field engineers.

    We specialise in cloud solutions, hardware and software procurement and Desktop support

    Last edited: Jun 7, 2013
    Posted: Jun 7, 2013 By: BMITS Member since: Jun 7, 2013
  20. Big G

    Big G UKBF Regular Free Member

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    Hi All,

    We are a debt collection company based on Wirral, Merseyside.

    I know what you all might be thinking at this point but we are not another 'cowboy' debt collection company believe it or not.! We provide an excellent & honest service and have many references and testimonials.

    If you require any assistance or advice with bad / non payers, tracing debtors or credit referencing please contact us for free and honest advice.
    Posted: Jun 9, 2013 By: Big G Member since: Dec 15, 2010