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  • Blog Post: Introducing the Microsoft US SMB Champions Club

    by Manveer Sahota, Partner Marketing Manager In the US SMB keynote and session at WPC 2013 in Houston, we introduced the US SMB Champions Club . This program is designed for Microsoft partners serving the backbone of America—small and medium-sized businesses. The SMB Champions Club includes an extraordinary...
  • Blog Post: Partnering with Precision: Congratulations to our US Partner of the Year Award winners

    A blog series for US partners by Jenni Flinders, Microsoft US Vice President, Partner Strategy and Programs. As we rapidly approach the Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston, I’m pleased to announce the United States 2013 Partner of the Year Award winners. The contribution each of these partner companies...
  • Blog Post: How a Microsoft gold competency can make a difference for your business

    by Julie Golding, US MPN Lead If you are new to the Microsoft Partner Network, or are exploring your opportunities to deepen your engagement with Microsoft, you will want to understand what the Microsoft competencies are, and why they matter to both you and your customers. Competencies indicate expertise...
  • Blog Post: US Partner Celebration at WPC 2013: We’re rolling out the red carpet for you!

    by Jason Leonardelli, Worldwide Partner Conference Lead for the Microsoft US Partner Team Big. Modern. Entertaining. Impressive. I’m talking about the Houston Museum of Natural Science . It’s one of the top museums of its kind in the country and it’s also the venue for one of the most anticipated events...
  • Blog Post: Partnering with Precision at WPC: US Diversity and Inclusion Partner Networking Reception

    A blog series for US partners by Jenni Flinders, Microsoft US Vice President, Partner Strategy and Programs. Successful businesses today require a corporate culture and an accepting business environment where the best and brightest minds—employees with varied perspectives, skills, and experiences—work...
  • Blog Post: Video: Approach WPC 2013 like an entrepreneur

    What’s your plan for WPC attendance? In this video , Jenni Flinders, Vice President, Microsoft U.S. Partner Group, talks about how U.S. partners can take a fresh approach to their planning for this year’s Worldwide Partner Conference. Remember, early-bird registration ends April 5—it’s a great time to...
  • Blog Post: Adapt and excel in a customer-centric channel

    By Peter K. Han , Microsoft Vice President of US OEM Today’s tablets are ready for business, and businesses are ready for tablets. I want to help you feel energized and prepared to capitalize on these converging realities in the enterprise IT marketplace. Our goal is to anticipate and fulfill customers...
  • Blog Post: US partner news for Friday, June 7, 2013

    Here is the latest news and information for US partners. As a US-based member of the Microsoft Partner Network, you received an email version of this newsletter, with content specific to your company’s business and your role (more about this in our MPN tips post ). This post contains all of the content...
  • Blog Post: Bones, Butterflies, and Beautiful Baubles: the U.S. Celebration at WPC 2013

    This year at the Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), the U.S. team’s plans include the U.S. Subsidiary track, a diversity event, roundtables and executive meetings (by invitation), and the event that brings all U.S. partner and Microsoft attendees together in one place, the US Celebration. This party...
  • Blog Post: Partnering with Precision: WPC has a plan for you…what are you planning for WPC?

    A blog series for US partners by Jenni Flinders, Microsoft US Vice President, Partner Strategy and Programs. In your career, you’ve probably recognized that the events you’ve received the greatest benefit from are those you actively prepared for and participated in. No one has the time to attend an event...
  • Blog Post: The Four F’s of WPC: Expert Advice

    by Jeff Shuey , Director of Strategic Alliances at Winshuttle How does a first-time WPC attendee (aka a “WPC Newbie”) get the most out of the event? Follow the Four F’s of WPC and I predict you will have a very successful WPC experience.   First, what is WPC? WPC is the Microsoft Worldwide Partner...
  • Blog Post: The New Microsoft Devices Program: Bringing Surface Through the Commercial Channel

    At the start of the calendar year, I challenged each of you to name yourself “Entrepreneur in Chief” of your organization, harnessing the power we each possess as an innovative thinker. So, when Brian Hall , general manager of Microsoft Surface, came to me and said, “Jenni, Surface is ready to come through...
  • Blog Post: Make the connection with Voices for Innovation at WPC

    by Jonathan Friebert, Public Policy Manager and Director of Voices for Innovation Have you ever been frustrated about how taxes and regulations impact your business? Or worried about how data privacy and security laws could affect your cloud computing strategy? Or experienced firsthand how shortcomings...
  • Blog Post: Art and Science of Partnerships: Navigate plot twists and write your success story

    I have worked in the technology industry for more than twenty years and during that time I’ve seen many changes. I tend to see them as plot twists in a really good story reminiscent of one of my favorite television dramas, HBO’s “ Game of Thrones . ” If you have not watched this show, it is an adaptation...
  • Blog Post: Watch MPN Live on February 26 for a Chance to Win a Windows 8 Tablet

    This post was updated February 28—you can still enter the Watch and Win Sweepstakes through March 5. See updated content below. Last month’s MPN Live kicked off the new series of live webcasts beautifully, with a discussion about Women in Technology that was fun to watch as well as follow on Twitter...
  • Blog Post: U.S. Subsidiary sessions at WPC 2013

    Each year at the Worldwide Partner Conference, the U.S. Partner Team delivers a track of content that aligns to the key themes of the conference and articulates how U.S. partners can engage with us in the coming year. Previously, the sessions have been held on the last day of WPC, in a U.S. “track day...
  • Blog Post: WPC 2013: Add US sessions to your conference schedule

    Now that you can start building your conference schedule in WPC Connect, here is an updated list of the sessions in the U.S. Subsidiary track. Each session in the list below is linked to its description in the publicly available Session Catalog, and I’ve noted the day of each session for reference. ...
  • Blog Post: The best is yet to come…find out why at WPC 2013!

    By Peter K. Han , Microsoft Vice President of US OEM On the heels of Windows 8 , Office 2013 and Office 365 , Windows Phone 8 , Windows Server 2012 and several other significant product releases and updates, how can you cap off the most significant launch year in Microsoft history? By attending this...
  • Blog Post: Recommendations for Microsoft Lync sessions at WPC 2013

    by Rabon Bussey, Partner Technology Advisor for Microsoft Lync, Microsoft US Partner Team With the Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston just a few weeks away, I have put together a list of the sessions about Unified Communications and about Lync that I recommend you consider when building out your...