What advice is available?
No matter what kind of company founder you happen to be – student, apprentice, expert in your field – and regardless of whether your solution involves smartphones, high-tech or hand tools, if your aim is to earn money from it, then your business needs a market to which it can sell. And that is where the questions start. What regulations must I heed? Can I simply get going with my idea? How do I draw up a finance plan and what kind of finance is available? Where do I get the start-up capital for my idea?