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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

02/08/2017

If you’ve just been appointed to a company for the first time and want to know about your responsibilities to Companies House, this is the seminar for you.

Beyond Innovation: Business Models for Transformatative & Competitive Advantage

16/10/2017

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

Peterborough B2B Exhibition

18/10/2017

Book now for a stand at Peterborough’s biggest annual B2B exhibition networking event.
This popular event expects to see over 600 business people come together to build new connections, promote products and services and be inspired by our programme of guest speakers.

Suffolk Skills Show

18/10/2017

Come and join Suffolk’s largest employee-led event the Suffolk Skills Show 2017. It features over 100 exhibitors and more than 5000 visitors are expected.

battery technology

Faraday Challenge: Battery Technology

26 Jul, 2017

Business and Energy Secretary, Greg Clark, announced on 24th July the launch of the first phase of a £246 million government investment into battery technology, to ensure the UK builds on its strengths and leads the world in the design, development and manufacture of electric batteries.

GCGP LEP Business Summit

LEP Summit announced

05 Jun, 2017

Part of the half day event will be a Question Time-style debate. This will offer the business owners in attendance a rare opportunity to ask the questions on topics that really matter to them.

REACTOR SME Survey

25 May, 2017

Please could you spare 5 minutes to answer a few questions about your business and help Anglia Ruskin University provide more support to businesses like yours in the future?