There are many different ways that you can approach business owners and managers when looking for advice. This all depends on the person you are approaching and what are your exact needs. It's always a good idea to get an idea about the personality and preference of the person you are approaching, whether this person prefers that someone he/she knows to introduce you. Usually it's okay to approach people through:
2. Linkedin and other professional platforms
3. Through support organizations/incubators and accelerations, such as Endeavor, Beyond Capital., Oasis500 …etc
4. Networking events: It's always a good idea to attend networking events and workshops, this is one of the easiest ways to meet people who can help and provide advice.