Start Chart

About Start Chart

Together with our partners, LEAP works to accelerate new business ideas throughout Clinton, Eaton and Ingham counties to transform the entire greater Lansing region into one of the nation’s leading and most exciting global economic engines, full of diverse opportunities to create wealth, investment, jobs, innovation and ideas for the benefit of all.

LEAP assists entrepreneurs in shaping ideas, growing business and moving products and services to market. The Start Chart is a resource designed to help with this process.

How It Works

The Start Chart is a resource guide that helps entrepreneurs navigate greater Lansing’s startup community. Your business stage will determine what resources are the best fit for you.

Start Chart separates entrepreneurship into three phases: Idea, Startup and Growth. Choose the phase that best fits where you are in the startup process to the left, and check out success stories, resources and helpful exercises to get you started.