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Why You Should Sell Your Vision of the Promised Land
Team Surge 23 Jul'21

As a startup founder, how do you sell your company’s vision? Sequoia India’s Pieter Kemps borrows some lessons from Hollywood to show you how you can do this....

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Launching the Surge Founder Starter Pack: Company building essentials for early-stage startups
Team Surge 22 Jul'21

While successful startup founders may have different backgrounds, experiences, ideas and insights, they share a common desire to make an impact and drive change. Startup founders are fighters, creative spirits and independent thinkers. They're visionaries who believe their ideas can disrupt industries, create new categories and change the world....

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Presenting Surge 05
Team Surge 30 Jun'21

It is with much excitement that we welcome our fifth cohort – our largest and most diverse bunch yet. With 23 startups, this cohort comprises companies building for the future across a broad range of categories and industries....

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Tazapay: Creating Trust in Cross-Border Payments
Team Surge 23 Jun'21

How do you build trust between buyers and sellers when both parties are in different locations? Surge 04 company Tazapay’s co-founder Rahul Shinghal talks to Sequoia India’s Aakash Kapoor about why most cross-border transactions break down and how the platform is solving this problem in our region....

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Wrapping Up Surge 04
Team Surge 11 Jun'21

Here’s a shout-out to the startups, founders, and mentors of Surge 04. Thank you for sharing your dreams, vision, enthusiasm, positivity, and wisdom with the Surge community, and for inspiring us all during this tough time. We’re so grateful to be on this journey with you....

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Understanding Your Users Through a Jobs-to-be-Done Framework
Team Surge 14 Apr'21

How do you get started on building a great Jobs-to-be-Done framework so that you can understand your customers better? Loop Health’s Shami Raj breaks it down into steps that can help startup founders suss out insights from their users....

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