Good morning and welcome back from the weekend, everyone! On Friday you received your Partner Newsletter, so take a look at the recommended trainings for November, including Microsoft Office 365 and Windows Server 2008 R2 courses that you can take anytime from your desk.

Remember, 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.

Training Recommendations

Enter Our November Training Giveaway
Looking to brush up your Windows 7, Microsoft Office 2010, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Microsoft System Center skills? Take these featured trainings on your own time and from the comfort of your desk. You'll earn a drawing entry for each sales or technical course you attend.

SQL Server 2012 On-Demand Training
Prepare for the next release of Microsoft SQL Server with our on-demand training. In the November 18 issue of this newsletter, our role-based training recommendations will offer additional training resources.

Microsoft Education Partners: Selling the Collaborative Campus On-Demand Webcast
Whether interacting in classrooms, small groups, or online, students and teachers are increasingly relying on collaboration and communication software. Watch this webcast and learn how Microsoft products like Microsoft Lync and Microsoft Lync Online increase productivity and understand how Office 365 for Education and Live@edu fit into the "Collaborative Campus" solution.

Virtualization Is the Future. Get Ready.
Join the ranks of the most skilled IT virtualization professionals by preparing for and passing Exam 70-659 (MCTS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualization). Microsoft Learning Partners have some great deals to help you get there—whether you need a refresher or are already a virtualization expert.

New Training Resources for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011
New introductory course for Dynamics CRM 2011 and the Dynamics CRM Q4 2011 Service update training are now available. Access to these training resources is through the PartnerSource site that's available to Dynamics partners.

Business Intelligence Partners: Certification Exam Guidance for Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Get certified on Exams 70-448 and 70-452 now so you can take the upgrade exams when they become available for Microsoft SQL Server 2012.

Data Platform Partners: Certification Exam Guidance for Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Get certified on Exams 70-432 and 70-450 now so you can take the upgrade exams when they become available for Microsoft SQL Server 2012.

November 9: Compete to Win with Account Planning, Featuring Sean Frontz
Learn how to compete to win in this live, no-cost webcast hosted by Sean Frontz of Ninety Five 5. You will learn how to make the time you spend with customers and prospects more productive, how to anticipate and address objections earlier in the sales cycle, and more.

 

Role-Based Training for Microsoft Office 365 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Training for Business Decision Makers

Microsoft Office 365

Windows Server 2008 R2

Training for IT Professionals

Microsoft Office 365

Windows Server 2008 R2

Training for Developers

Microsoft Office 365

Windows Server 2008 R2

Training for Sales and Marketing Roles

Microsoft Office 365

Windows Server 2008 R2

Training for Training Roles

Microsoft Office 365

Windows Server 2008 R2