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  1. Scottish Small Business Forums

    Our main business forums are split into seven key areas of business. Please take a few moments to review each area before posting your question.
    1. Starting a business in Scotland? Introductions
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      If you're new to our forums then please take a moment to introduce yourself and your business to our community.
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      Latest: Hi I'm Mike Mike Turner, Sep 12, 2014 at 1:26 PM
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    2. Researching & Planning your new business
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      If you're at the stage of just researching/planning your business idea then this is the forum for you! By all means ask lots of questions as it's important you get as much feedback as possible on your idea :)
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      Latest: When Did Your Idea Become Reality? Gemma Rowlands, Sep 16, 2014 at 2:33 PM
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    3. Finance & Accounting
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      From financing your business to accounting for and managing your money please post your questions here.
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      Latest: Property Finance For Self Employed? Gemma Rowlands, Sep 15, 2014 at 10:36 AM
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    4. Keeping it Legal
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      Are there issues affecting your business in general? This section also includes HR and employment issues, business insurance and general business law.
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    5. IT & Technology
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      Please post all your computer hardware, software and technology questions in this area.
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      2,516
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    6. Internet Marketing & Social Media
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      From SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) and PPC (Pay Per Click) to running an online business and social media. Please post your questions here.
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      2,305
      Latest: What Do You Post On Social Media? Pete Brindle, Sep 10, 2014 at 12:33 PM
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    7. Marketing and Sales
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      The lifeblood of any business is very much related to how well it markets itself to it's potential customers and ultimately how good it is at selling it's products and services. Marketing and/or Sales questions go in this forum please :)
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      1,468
      Latest: How Do You Secure Repeat Customers? Gemma Rowlands, Sep 16, 2014 at 2:35 PM
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    8. Personal Development & Productivity
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      It's not easy running a small business so how do you stay motivated and productive? Post your personal development and productivity questions here.
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      Messages:
      361
      Latest: Today's Triumphs.. Gemma Rowlands, Sep 15, 2014 at 11:27 AM
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    1. Scottish Business Events & Press Releases
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      Find out about events happening in your area as well as important news on our members.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Hmrc - September Webinars barryhynd, Aug 20, 2014
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    2. The Water Cooler
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      Think of this as your virtual gathering area! Feel free to post your jokes, stories and anecdotes in this section!
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    3. Forum Help & Feedback
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      Please use this forum to post suggestions on how to improve the forums and to also get help with any problems you may be experiencing.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Urls Not Obvious In A Post saltire, Jun 19, 2014
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