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  • New SQL Learning Plan for SMB partners

    Our SQL Server Readiness team wanted us to share with you a great new SQL Learning Plan that they just launched for SMB called Business Intelligence Industry Sales Scenarios .  This Learning Plan provides learning and sales resources to help enable...
  • New! Windows Intune Cloud Services Sweepstakes

    Your customers depend on you to keep their PCs running at their best, whether they are in the office or on the road. Windows Intune simplifies and helps businesses manage and secure their PCs using Windows cloud services and Windows 7. Intune cloud services...
  • Preparing your Customers for Office 365 Webcast Series

    Join us for the Preparing your Customers for Office 365 Webcast Series! This 3 part, live series is designed to help partners understand and help their customers prepare for the BPOS to Office 365 transition. Is your organization embracing the Cloud?...
  • Expiring in March: Lync, BPOS, Windows 7, Sales incentives

    Just a reminder that these training incentives come to a close later this month. It’s really easy to enter into these sweepstakes – you get an entry for each course you take or sales accreditation you complete. These trainings are hot off the press, so...
  • Free Friday: Download the Latest Webcast on the Microsoft Partner Network

    Did you miss the opportunity to hear the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Group leadership team discuss topics, questions, concerns, and misconceptions on the new network? Learn more on Eric Ligman’s blog or directly download the on-demand replay . Have a...
  • Digital Marketing with SharePoint 2010–Win a Trip to WPC

    Are you familiar with Microsoft’s solution for deploying digital marketing content? SharePoint 2010 is designed to help you drive more sales and more value for your customers in this exciting new business area. Learn how to have a conversation with technical...
  • Enhancing, Employing and Engaging SharePoint 2010

    Here is a great, new series to help both business decision makers and developers understand the value of Visual Studio and SharePoint together. This series was recorded by one of our SharePoint MVPs, Sahil Malik. Register for these trainings and check...
  • Guest Blog: Windows Intune Training Resources

    Today, we are joined by Dunja Bounds , our U.S. Partner Skills Development Manager responsible for Windows Intune readiness. Take it away, Dunja! _______________________________________________________ Today we announced the availability of our...
  • Free Friday: More Office 365 Training

    Earlier this week we told you about a new Webcast series on preparing your customers for Office 365. Check out our post to see the topics and to register – the events are next week! Here are two more courses taking place next month that may also interest...
  • Guest Blog: New Learning Plan Tool Features

    We’re happy to let you hear from Brant Flint, our U.S. Partner Skills Development Manager who oversees our primary training resource, the Learning Plan Tool. Enjoy. Earlier this month, our team made some improvements to the Learning Plan...
  • The Learning Curve training picks

    Here are all of the training opportunities featured in this week’s Learning Curve newsletter. For your customized (and yes, trimmed-down) version, check your inbox. The sections included are: Partner Mailbox Top Attended Partner Trainings: March Cloud...
  • New Azure series for SMB partners

    Short, sweet and to the point – you’ll love that about these SQL Azure Partnercasts. I’ll keep this post in the same spirit. Enjoy.   Getting Started and Creating a SQL Azure Account (6 minutes) Interacting With a SQL Azure Database (8 minutes) Migrating...
  • Back to Basics: Exchange and Lync Sales Training Incentive

    In this economy we all need to focus on the most basic aspects of our business. These Back to Basics courses will help you increase the attachment of Exchange Server 2010 and Lync 2010 to your sales and help you make more money on each deal. Learn the...
  • Discounts on Certification Practice Tests

    Did you know we have great discounts for practice tests that will help you prepare for technical certification exams (and thus help you with your competency attainment)? These practice tests are cool because they help highlight and correct your areas...
  • Security Bulletin Webcasts–April, May, June

    We first told you about the Security Bulletin Webcasts, which walk you through the bulletins themselves, back in January . And now we have updated registration links and dates for the remaining live recordings: April 14 – Register here. May 10 – Register...
  • Training Picks for Partners: Week of March 14

    Below are all of the training opportunities highlighted in yesterday’s issue of The Learning Curve training newsletter. Check out your targeted version in your inbox or browse through everything – including both sales and technical training options –...
  • New Training Incentive: Build Better IT Service Management

    We know many of you have been waiting for training on System Center Service Manager 2010, the new addition to the System Center product suite. It delivers an integrated platform for automating and adapting IT Service Management best practices to your...
  • New Partnercast Sweepstakes: Managing the Datacenter with System Center

    Learn how you can drive System Center revenue with the core infrastructure System Center provides, and help your customers lower the cost of delivering datacenter services by standardizing their management environment. With Partnercasts on Configuration...
  • Business Insights with SQL 2008 R2 Sweepstakes

    SQL 2008 R2 is designed to help your customers stay productive and profitable, no matter what their size. Find out how you can bring Business Insights to your customers with these free sales and technical online courses that will help you prepare for...
  • The Learning Curve: This Week’s Training Picks

    Earlier this week we sent you a customized version of The Learning Curve training newsletter. Below are all of the training opportunities that went out, in case you’re interested in exploring some new products and competencies. TOP ATTENDED PARTNER TRAININGS...
  • Business Ready Security Solutions Sweepstakes

    Make sure your customers’ security is Business Ready with Microsoft Forefront 2010. Forefront delivers end-to-end security to protect your customers from emerging threats and information loss. You’ll be automatically entered to win an HP Slate Tablet...
  • Spring Training Incentive: Selling Windows Server 2008 R2

    Learn how you can drive your organization’s sales of Windows Server 2008 R2 by helping your customers understand the value and benefits of some of its great new features. Simply take advantage of our spring training partnercast series. You’ll get an entry...