How much can I make in a Career in Education Startup?

Career in Education Startup

A Career in Education Startup has always intrigued me. Internet is brimming with pages on How to get into Education Startup, while I want to first understand What is a Career in Education Startup. It had been a while since I was researching about a Career in Education Startup, when I came across: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20181119-0001/Commerce/Education Entrepreneurship/Career-in-Education-Startup/english 

Pratik Marwah’s take!

Pratik Marwah has 2 years & 9 months of professional experience in Education Startup. Pratik Marwah has worked in Education Startup as Co-Founder & COO in iAugmentor. In Pratik Marwah’s own words, this is how Pratik Marwah got into Education Startup: “After completing my education from Delhi University, I worked with CoCubes, Monster.com and as well as with various startups and took lot of corporate experience. In 2016, I and my Co-founders started a education startup with the name of iAugmentor.”

Career Video on Education Startup

In a video, Pratik Marwah has talked about various aspects of a Career in Education Startup. Pratik Marwah started by explaining Education Startup as: “A startup or start-up is started by individual founders or entrepreneurs to search for a repeatable and scalable business model. More specifically, a startup is a newly emerged business venture that aims to develop a viable business model to meet a marketplace need or problem. iAugmentor enables experiential learning through a vast array of learning ranging from management simulations, intuitive videos, games, story-telling, music, case studies, role plays etc to create a long lasting impact. Its technology platform accessible through on-the-go on the mobile as well as on the desktop enables a user to improve his/her understanding of various life skills in an interactive manner that is personalized to his needs.” The video gave me so much food for thought.

In this video Education was discussed as theoretical topics needed to excel at Education Startup, and not as Qualifications needed to enter Education Startup. Pratik Marwah touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Technology
  • Business Books
  • Corporate Policies
  • Finance
  • Industry

Pratik Marwah then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Education Startup:

  • Negotiation Skills
  • Leadership
  • Time Management
  • Communication Skills
  • Networking Skills
  • Updating Yourself
  • Reading Skills

Pratik Marwah believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Education Startup:

  • Monetary Potential
  • Continuous Learning
  • Work Life Balance
  • Autonomy

And, Pratik Marwah believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Education Startup:

  • Self Motivation
  • Funding
  • Keeping it Together
  • Finding the Right Team

In the final section of the video Pratik Marwah talks about How a day goes in a Career in Education Startup. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Education Startup, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20181119-0001 

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

  1. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180410-0001/Commerce/Education Entrepreneurship/Career-in-Education-Entrepreneurship/english
  2. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171222-0003/Commerce/Education Entrepreneurship/Career-in-Entrepreneurship/english
  3. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170706-0003/Commerce/Education Entrepreneurship/Career-in-Entrepreneurship/english
  4. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20181004-0002/Commerce/Education Entrepreneurship/Career-in-Entrepreneurship/english

Career Counseling 2.0

Having gained so much from a professional perspective on a Career in Education Startup, I wanted to learn about other Careers on LifePage. I think LifePage is doing an amazing job of connecting real professionals with Career seekers. It is truly an amazing innovation in the area of Career Counseling. You can learn more about LifePage on: https://www.lifepage.in 

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