imageGood morning! The U.S. Partner team sent your bi-weekly newsletter out last Friday, so do take a moment this week to browse through the latest highlights that apply to you and your organization. Below are all of the training-related items, including our course recommendations for Office 2010 and Windows Small Business Server 2011.


As stated in the newsletter, you can find training opportunities and recommendations any time on the U.S. Partner Learning blog, Learning Plan Tool website, and the Local Activities Section of the Training and Events page on the U.S. partner portal.

Here’s to a fresh week!

Your Partner Training Team

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Training News

Partner Exam Academy Now Includes CRM, Desktop, Virtualization
Partner Exam Academy is like a prep school for Microsoft certification exams. The latest branch of Exam Academy is CRM.

September Partner Training Sweepstakes: New Courses and Prizes
Take any of our featured September courses for a chance to win a Lenovo IdeaPad S10 netbook or Xbox 360 Pro Console. Topics include Windows Azure, Office 365, Windows Intune, and more.

Windows Phone Camps: Fall 2011 East Coast Tour
Sign up for a free, full-day of developer training for Windows Phone. You'll learn about developing Windows Phone applications and how to monetize them, get hands-on experience, and find out about the codename "Mango" release that's coming soon.

Office 365 Deployment Training in Miami, Washington, and Dallas
Microsoft Office 365 Partner Deployment Training is a three-day workshop for Microsoft partners with a focus on and investment in building Office 365 deployment capabilities.

Get Technical Advice Direct from the Experts
Build your knowledge in a solution area with workshops led by experienced Microsoft partner consultants in an interactive training environment.

New Training Spotlight Campaign: Promote Your Classes and Get Referrals
Connect with the growing audience on Born to Learn and help your customers ramp up on cloud technologies. We are highlighting the following four cloud-related portfolios: Virtualization, Office 365, Windows Azure, and SQL Azure.

Role-Based Training for Microsoft Office 2010 and Windows Small Business Server 2011

Training for Business Decision Makers
Microsoft Office 2010

Windows Small Business Server 2011

Training for IT Professionals
Microsoft Office 2010

Windows Small Business Server 2011

Training for Developers
Microsoft Office 2010

Windows Small Business Server 2011

Training for Sales and Marketing Roles
Microsoft Office 2010

Windows Small Business Server 2011

Training for Training Roles
Microsoft Office 2010

Windows Small Business Server 2011

Build Your Windows Small Business Server 2011 Learning Plan