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Welcome to Signpost 2 Grow

Signpost 2 Grow is here to connect your business to the help, support and funding you need to grow. Covering Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Rutland, West Norfolk, West Suffolk, North Hertfordshire, South Holland, South Kesteven and Uttlesford in Essex, the team are here to help.

If you’ve got an idea, but aren’t sure where to start, have been trading for a while and are thinking of taking on your first staff member, or need funding support to purchase an asset to expand production capacity – Signpost 2 Grow can point you in the right direction.

Try the Business Support Search tool if you know what type of advice you’re looking for, or have a browse through the site if you’re after more general information. There are also helpful Resources links at the end of each section.

There’s a wealth of information and support out there for businesses. Signpost 2 Grow is about bringing all of the options available together in one place – making it easier for you find and access the right advice and assistance to help your business grow.

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FREE First Time Director Seminars and Webinars


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Beyond Innovation: Business Models for Transformatative & Competitive Advantage


This new online programme is specifically designed for those with strategic responsibility for the direction of their organisation or business unit.

SCORE: Growing your Business


This SCORE event features a number of techniques and methods to increase their ability to plan, manage and maximize opportunities.

Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Healthcare Conference


Go beyond the rhetoric and claims for Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Technology and discover the benefits, relevance and expected outcomes.

Cambridge Start-up Achieves Funding Success Thanks To FREE Business Advice

17 Nov, 2017

Lorraine developed an app prototype for Cambridge, which included everything they may need for a family day out – from must-see sights and hidden gems, events, family friendly restaurants and cafes, to essential information like bus stops and baby-changing facilities.

Cambridge Start-Up Become Pitch Ready Thanks To Successful Signposting

13 Nov, 2017

Cambridge, Baby Safe Ltd is a business born out of an idea had by founder Lisa Walford, after observing the safety pitfalls of existing car seats used when her two daughters were babies.

Google and Microsoft visit Ely for East Cambs Business Boost 2017

13 Nov, 2017

East Cambs Business Boost 2017, organised by East Cambridgeshire District Council’s Enterprise East Cambridgeshire team, The Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP, Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce, the Federation of Small Businesses and Emerald Frog Marketing, consisted of exhibition networking coupled with business support and funding clinics held by local financial experts.