I get approached all the time about funding for startup companies. Many times our clients have entrepreneurial aspirations, but are not organized properly with good vision, nor with the understanding of how to get it going. I ran across this article and it has some really good tips on what you need BEFORE you start to look for money:
I’ve trained small startups on how to get a business plan together, develop a vision and manage their finances. I love entrepreneurs! It’s what keeps America strong and vibrant, so if you have a good idea and want some help, pay attention to what this article says, and then go at it!