UK SBSC

This has been created specifically for Microsoft UK's Small Business Specialist Community (SBSC) partners to hear news and updates from Microsoft on areas that might interest them.

June, 2010

  • Microsoft Partner Network Opportunities for Small and Midsize Businesses (SMB)

    Check out this posting by Microsoft’s Judy Kolde: http://www.microsoftpartnernetwork.com/RedmondView/Permalink/Microsoft-Partner-Network-Opportunities-for-Small-and-Midsize-Businesses-SMB
  • Live Meeting: Exploring the value of the Microsoft Partner Network for SMB partners

    Taking place 7 July at 10:00am (GMT), this Live Meeting presented by Dell Quinn will help answer your Microsoft Partner Network queries. You must register for this live meeting and to do so, click here: https://training.partner.microsoft.com/learning...
  • Race Online 2012: Get involved today

    Race Online 2012 aims to bring people and organisations together to improve the life chances of the 10 million people who have never been online, particularly the four million who are also socially and economically excluded. Led by the UK's Digital Champion...
  • Office 2010 and Small Business Specialist case studies

    FYI for two Office 2010 case studies, which JamesCash.co.uk Ltd and Peak Support very kindly supported. To review both, see here: http://www.microsoft.com/en/gb/mediumbusiness/products/ProductivityTools/office2010.aspx As a FYI, when we have case study...
  • Attend WPC to Receive an Exclusive 5-for-1 Exam Offer

    Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) 5-for-1 Exam Pas s enables an individual take up to five exams for the price of one until October 10, 2010. This offer is exclusively available to WPC10 conference attendees and each partner can purchase...
  • Worldwide Partner Conference: Still time to register

    There’s still time to register for the Worldwide Partner Conference. Taking place in Washington D.C. on July 11-15,  at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, this five-day partner event offers you the opportunity to learn about Microsoft’s...
  • Office 2010: Generally available today

    Office 2010 is generally available today. Don’t forget that if you would like to have Office 2010 conversations with your customers, these resources ( www.microsoft.com/uk/partner/office2010 ) can help you deploy, learn and sell these technologies.
  • UK SBSC Partner Area Leads announcement

    Our Partner Area Leads (PALs) provide an invaluable support for UK Small Business Specialists, by running local activities to benefit the Community at large, and representing your feedback at a worldwide level. It is with regret that I have to announce...
  • SBS 2008 assessment vouchers: FYI

    As a FYI (and correct as of June 9 2010), I have no more SBS 2008 assessment vouchers to provide as the ones that were distributed earlier this year had an expiration date of May 31 (this was clearly stated in the cover email). If there are any new voucher...
  • How to obtain the blue badge and any other logos

    A frequently asked question that we receive is how to obtain the blue badge or any other Microsoft Partner Network logo that you have earned. The answer is via Logo Builder which is a tool sitting within the Partner Portal. You will need your Live ID...
  • Action Pack D&D: Discount offer

    Save 15 percent on a Microsoft Action Pack Development and Design Subscription – a Microsoft Partner Network subscription that provides developers and Web designers the latest software releases and platform technologies, key development and testing tools...
  • Do you want to a be a Partner Area Lead?

    Steve Wright and Andy Trish have been our UK SBSC Partner Area Leads this year - and I hope you would agree, they have done an excellent job. Their year long tenure is coming to an end. We are currently considering applications for Partner Area Leads...