clip_image001At the end of September, we featured the first post in a new series where the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) Expert Team answers some frequently asked questions related to the new MPN structure and requirements. Here is their guidance on two more questions that have likely crossed your mind:

Q: How should my partner organization prepare to benefit from all of the changes as the program evolves into the network?

A: Call the Microsoft Partner Network Experts at 1-877-254-6825. The Experts are dedicated resources to help you develop a customized MPN transition plan using our Partner Transition Tool. The transition plan will include:

  • Your organization’s status toward achieving new silver or gold competencies based on the competencies you have currently achieved
  • Microsoft Certified Professionals (MCPs)
  • Exam requirements for those MCPs
  • Training and Assessments
  • Licensing Assessment
  • Sales & Marketing Assessments
  • References

Q: My partner organization needs to update its Microsoft Certifications in order to meet the requirements to attain our silver and gold competencies. Are there any special offers available?

A: Our Competency Exam Pack discounts making it as easy as possible for your company to meet competency requirements—and showcase your organization’s skills. And best of all, savings are a part of every pack you choose.

  • 3-pack—Save 20%, plus free retakes
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If you’d like to learn more about new certifications and competencies, as well as what exams you need to take to prepare for them, visit our Get Current on Certifications page.