Hello, everyone! Last Friday you received your bi-weekly Partner Newsletter, so 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 Windows Intune and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.

As always, 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.

Have a great week!

Your Partner Training Team

 

Training Recommendations

Sharpen Your Skills and Earn a Chance to Win When You Take On-Demand Training

Win a Flip video camera or Samsung 32-inch TV when you take our October training recommendations. This month features Windows Intune, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft SharePoint 2010, and Microsoft Forefront Security, and there are courses for every job role.

Webcasts and Live Chats for Windows Azure and Windows Phone

Every Tuesday and Wednesday through the end of November, you can watch prerecorded videos about the Azure platform and Windows Phone as well as join in an MSDN Live Technical Chat with Microsoft subject matter experts to get answers to your questions.

Prepare Your Team to Pass Your Competency Exams

Be among the top five percent of Microsoft partners showcasing their organizations' skills and distinguishing their value among discerning customers. Take advantage of exclusive training offers of 30%–40% off when you purchase packs of 3–20 Microsoft competency exams.

Prepare for Microsoft SharePoint Exams

Use the Partner Exam Academy to find resources that will help you prepare for Exams 70-667 and 70-668, to attain the Microsoft Portals and Collaboration competency.

Get Ready for the New Messaging and Communications Competencies

Prepare for Exchange Server and Microsoft Lync exams to help you attain these new Microsoft Partner Network competencies.

Power Start Workshops Help You Build Your Sales and Marketing Knowledge

These web workshops are brought to you to enhance your ability to position and sell Windows Azure, Microsoft Office 365, and Microsoft Lync.

Microsoft Virtualization Technical Enablement Workshops

These web workshops about Microsoft Virtualization are brought to you by the Partner Services and Support team to enhance learning and develop additional technical Microsoft product knowledge.

October 26: Microsoft Office 365 General Overview for Partners

Attend this live webcast to get an overview of the Microsoft Office 365 service, including its key features, value proposition, and how using Office 365 benefits small businesses and professionals.

Cloud-Based Services Technical Enablement Workshops

These web workshops are brought to you to by the Partner Services and Support team to help you build your cloud-based services business with the latest Microsoft technologies.

Role-BasedTraining for Windows Intune and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

Training for Business Decision Makers
Windows Intune

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

Training for IT Professionals
Windows Intune

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

Training for Developers
Windows Intune

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

Training for Sales and Marketing Roles
Windows Intune

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

Training for Training Roles
Windows Intune

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010