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Learn from the success story of India’s best Payment Platform : Paytm
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Learn from the success story of India’s best Payment Platform : Paytm

The founder of one of India’s most trusted technology brands,Vijay Shekhar Sharma has come a long way. As an entrepreneur, he has put his 110% effort to make his startup a success.Paytm is a payment gateway that provides payment services for customers and merchants. Year of Launch:2010 Founder:  Vijay Shekhar Sharma Industry: Fintech Estimated Valuation: $15 billion Investors: SoftBank, SAIF Partners, Alibaba Group, and Ant Financial. Paytm started out as a digital wallet in its initial days but has transformed into a completely new payments platform. It has been able to emerge as the top fintech company even after facing fierce early competition. Vijay had built his first company- ‘XS Communications’, a college-based startup that created Conte...
5 ways Startups Can Benefit from Incubators
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5 ways Startups Can Benefit from Incubators

An entrepreneur can have a brilliant idea that solves a real problem or has great utility, but making money from it is a different game altogether. Often young entrepreneurs struggle when it comes to executing their business plan and commercializing the idea. Most do not have a business background. Starting up needs active guidance and mentoring. For today's startups, one of the best ways to get funded and set out on the path towards growth and success is to join business incubators.  To see if an incubator is right for you consider the following 5 ways they can help startups grow. Low cost co-working space: Investing in getting a proper office for an early stage entrepreneur is a costly business. Hence incubators with their co-working spaces become a favourable optio...
Introducing Incubator Venture Studio: Aims to nourish new startups
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Introducing Incubator Venture Studio: Aims to nourish new startups

The ultimate goal of an incubator is the growth of young business and conversion of new business ideas into business opportunities.To tap this entrepreneurial potential Earlypad is introducing Incubators that supports startups by providing technical,financial and managerial services. Incubator of the week Ahmedabad University Support Foundation, Venture Studio, Ahmedabad University. Ahmedabad University Support Foundation, Venture Studio VentureStudio is a business incubator launched by Ahmedabad University in association with Stanford University Centre for Design Research.Since 2011,it has helped incubate over 45 ventures in areas like health, education, energy and the environment to the agriculture industry, consumer products, etc. It has approved BioNEST facility for bio-i...