Here is a link from an article that Brent Cook wrote and published in Sept 2008 - Prospect Generators- Increasing Your Odds of investing Success.
This model lets the exploration company find potential Gold reserves and builds partnerships with mid and senior miners which takes a percentage stake in the area. The partner will fund the drilling and additional exploration which allows the exploration company to save their money reserve and not dilute shareholder base by issuing additional stock. The exploration company can then focus on acquiring other potential properties.
Brent Cook - Prospect Generator Model
Another article written by Matt Badiali in April 2009 on Prospect Generators: