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looking to grow your team? we can help with grants, and apprenticeships

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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Public Speaking Qualification


This programme offers the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised professional qualification, equivalent to an A-Level, in Public Speaking.

Helping scientists transition to leadership: A taster session


This taster session introduces the Lab to Leader programme a training and coaching package designed specifically to build the soft-skills, emotional intelligence and strategic mindset that those with purely scientific training can lack.

CW Talk: Full fibre to every home by 2025: A bold visionm or a failure to grasp reality?


Is fibre to every home even necessary, or will cable, hybrid fibre-coax, fixed wireless or even 5G be sufficient for some?

Webinar: Work & Your Brian


This brain science overview will give you a basic understanding of how your brain typically reacts to change, stress and daily life & work challenges.

unloc enterprise challenge

Unloc Enterprise Challenge

20 Aug, 2019

Who are Verizon?
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world, connecting millions of people, companies and communities globally with powerful technology.

How marketing insights can/will help your business

20 Aug, 2019

Thanks to the recent explosion in data intelligence marketing intelligence is now more focused, granular and therefore valuable, then ever before.


What difference does colour make?

24 Jul, 2019

It’s a proven fact that colours evoke emotional and physical reactions. Ever wonder why fast food restaurants use red in their designs?


Top Tips for Networking

23 Jul, 2019

There are so many things to consider when attending a networking event; what questions to ask, what questions am I going to be asked, what is the line between introducing your business and the conversation becoming too much of a sales pitch.