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  • In-Person Training Events – Coming Soon!

    Just a heads up – we’re excited to be hosting several in-person learning events in the coming months. These will be hitting cities all around the US and will be specifically focused around the following technologies: Windows 7, BPOS, and MOSS. In case...
  • Plan a Launch Event

    Here’s a great resource to help you start planning your Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Exchange Server 2010 customer seminars.  As a reminder, Win 7 & WS2008 RTM is slated for the second half of July and general availability/launch is...
  • Rules (Note: Please scroll through to find the title of the promotion whose rules apply.)

    THE MICROSOFT SUMMER SCHOOL WEBCAST SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE NECCESARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. PLEASE NOTE: It is your sole responsibility to review and understand your employer’s policies regarding your...
  • Sales Incentives + Sales Training for July

    Have you heard about the exciting offers we have to support your sales activity in July? See below, and remember that you can always visit www.MicrosoftIncentives.com to see what offers are available to you to boost sales and reap rewards.   Offer...
  • Summer School begins TODAY - Enroll now!

    Have we had any of you in suspense over what Summer School means for you? It’s basically a great incentive to sharpen the skills you use every day – and maybe pick up a few new technologies to add to your resume – all throughout the summer. It’s our Summer...
  • @MSLearningCurve

    That’s right. We gave in. Shameless plug: @MSLearningCurve Follow us so we can follow you! We’ll be tweeting training – training news, training promotions, in-person learning opportunities, and more. Our goal with the new Twitter feed is that we can talk...
  • Why Certifications Matter

    This is a great read from TechNet Magazine’s August edition via our friends over at Microsoft Learning . Greg Shields, MVP and partner at Concentrated Technology helps you navigate certification and why it’s so important (by the way, we think it’s important...
  • Best of the Best: Microsoft Certified Master

    We were talking with the Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) team the other day and realized it’s been a while since we’ve talked with all of you about it. We know that the MCM isn’t a program for everyone – it’s as exclusive as the as the name suggests...
  • Licensing Certification offer is extended

    Looking to attain the License Delivery specialization? Lucky for you, the offer that gives you 50% off one of the two Licensing exams below has been extended to September 30 th . Exam 70-671 : Designing and Providing Microsoft Volume Licensing Solutions...
  • Digital WPC – An incredible learning opportunity!

    If you weren’t able to attend WPC, hopefully you’ve been watching the keynotes each day and learning about our priorities in the coming year. One unmistakable trend is how much we value our partners and how important you are to us . Each of the keynotes...
  • Mobility Training Opportunities

    Did you see the MSPP newsletter today? If not, it’s probably because you haven’t yet associated your Live ID to your organizations Partner Organization within the Microsoft Partner Program – make sure that you and your coworkers associate now so that...
  • Free Friday: US Accelerate Initiative for MS Online Services Partners

    Whether you’ve signed up as a BPOS reseller or not, this webcast will give you the latest updates and resources to either help you do business more effectively as a reseller OR give you more information if you’re interested in taking on BPOS. You’ll receive...
  • Marketing Courses + Winning a Kindle

      We've talked about the Marketing in a Tough Economy webcast sweepstakes that’s running right now, but did you know about the amazing courses included in it? So far, partners have been VERY interested in several of these - specifically How to Make...
  • WPC Favorites

    We hope all of you walked away with tons of great information and inspiration after last week’s World Partner Conference. There were so many big announcements that even those of us who tuned in from our desks caught the excitement. Seeing where Microsoft...
  • Free Friday: How to Market in a Tough Economy Sweepstakes

    Did you know that research shows that an economic downturn creates opportunity to accelerate growth faster than your competitors? Now may be the best time to step up your marketing – at least in quality if not quantity. Find out how to make the most of...
  • You Learn, We Blog Challenge Feedback

                        Thank you everyone for your candid feedback around what you need in regards to training and why you get trained. I wanted to make sure everyone is familiar with the Learning Plan Tool...
  • Free Friday: New Partnercast Site Coming Soon

    Later this month, your favorite quick tips will have a new, enhanced Website. The new site will include expanded search and filter functions to help you find exactly what you’re looking for and onsite viewing for faster previews. Current RSS feed subscriptions...
  • Learning Packages for OEM/System Builders

    Our OEM/System Builder teammates are excited for us to tell you about their new, technical and sales learning packages - created with OEM/System Builders in mind.  It’s easy to find the trainings you need on products like Windows 7, Server 2008,...
  • Free Friday: Replace that Bookmark!

    We know, you’ve just gotten in the groove of checking the Current Promotions page of the partner portal to find offers on training and exams, but we’re about to give you an even better link to replace it with. You can now find all Training Promotions...
  • Exchange 2010 Courses Added to Summer School Curriculum

    The Summer School web page is now up and running on the partner portal, so feel free to add it to your bookmarks for quick access. We’ll also be adding some brand-new Exchange Server 2010 courses to the curriculum this week – here is a sneak peak at those...
  • Free Friday: Summer School’s Overviews

    Looking to explore a technology you don’t use every day? Take an hour out of your day to take one of these free Overview courses  from our Summer School curriculum. You can always view our full course listing, including prize drawing schedule here...