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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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ObEN Personal AI – An open in Digital Health Innovations


Join the Bradfield Centre and ObEN for their joint innovation event. AI and blockchain are positioned to transform the healthcare industry in the future, creating smarter healthcare solutions that are consumer-focused, secure & globally available to patients 24/7.

10 Things you must do with Competitive Analysis


Through competitive analysis enables you to understand the strengths & weaknesses of your product and gives you insight into how best to beat the competition.

Global Business Network: Entering the US Market


An informal networking event for exporters, international service providers and those interested in accessing the US Market. Whether you are already involved in international trade or considering expanding into new markets, Global Business Network offers a unique informal environment to share experience and expertise.

Social Media for Business


This course will show you how to get on the social media platforms of the most benefit to your company, and how to use them to maximum effect with the investment of just a few minutes a day.


Peterborough-Based Firm Shares Signpost 2 Grant Success Story

08 May, 2018

Based in Peterborough, GH Display Ltd is a specialist bespoke exhibition stands and displays business originally formed in 1976.

Next Level


13 Apr, 2018

A brand-new business event has been created to help take local businesses to the ‘Next Level’.

Green Business Fund

The Green Business Fund from the Carbon Trust

29 Mar, 2018

The £7m fund has been made available to SMEs on a first come-first served basis, and will offer energy saving training, cost saving assessments, implementation advice, and capital support for the installation of energy efficiency equipment.