The Forum online business network

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What does this involve?

The Forum is an online network where members can come together to share ideas and issues, offer advice, and post specific business requests and offers in a peer-to-peer environment.

The network is run by Scottish Enterprise and uses the SLACK business communication platform.

Membership is open to all Scottish businesses, with additional services available to members who are part of specific Scottish Enterprise programmes that use online networking tools. 

To maintain the peer-to-peer environment, only businesses can join the network and members are asked to refrain from using the Network to send any advertising or promote any services or web links to other sites.

Am I eligible?

To maintain the peer-to-peer environment, only businesses can join the network. It is open to all businesses in Scotland.

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

Scottish businesses.

How long does this take?

Scottish Enterprise will respond within 3 working days after you sign up or email them with questions.

Next steps

Visit the sign-up page to register as a member. If you have any questions, please email

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