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  • The U.S. Partner Hot Sheet for April 2012

    Welcome to this month’s Hot Sheet, a schedule of upcoming live in-person and virtual training opportunities for Microsoft US partners, so you can plan ahead. Looking for on-demand courses? On the Learning Plan Tool , search for relevant training...
  • SQL Server 2012 Beta Exams Now Available

    Re-posted from the Born to Learn blog : Registration is now open for SQL Server 2012 beta exams. You are invited to take this beta exam at no charge. If you pass the beta exam, the exam credit will be added to your transcript and you will not need to...
  • Private Cloud Sales Specialist Training & Assessment

    Recently, we launched a series of 6 courses to prepare you for selling Microsoft’s Private Cloud with System Center 2012 solution to customers. And now we’ve added an assessment for Sales Specialist accreditation to take following the completion of the...
  • New York and Boston Added to SQL Server 2012 Developer Workshop Tour

    Spend two days getting up to speed and hands-on with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 with our Technical Update Training for Developers. Register to attend in one of these cities: West Region April 2: Dallas April 5: Chicago April 16: Bellevue April 19: San...
  • Become a Sales Specialist for a Chance to Win Whistler Package

    Now Launching! Sales Specialist "Peak to Peak" Sweepstakes Prove your expertise to customers and take your business to new heights by earning your Microsoft Sales Specialist accreditation. You’ll be entered to win one of these mountaintop-inspired...
  • OEM Spring Sales Training Sweepstakes

    Escape to Fun with the OEM Training Zone Spring Sales Track! Complete these four courses between now and June 30th to earn an entry into the Sweepstakes, including a “Pick Your Escape” vacation for two!  Sign in or create an account to access the...
  • Upcoming Training for US Partners; Office 2010 and Office 365 Training for Your Role

    Here are the training recommendations sent to you in last Friday’s partner newsletter, including role-based training for Microsoft Office 2010 and Microsoft Office 365. As stated in the newsletter, you can find training opportunities and recommendations...
  • Practice Accelerator for Lync Server 2010 Begins April 2

    Looking to build a Microsoft Lync Server 2010 practice? You may want to consider Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Lync Server 2010 – a four-day, online training designed to give you best practices and reusable tools that can help you enable customers...
  • April Workshops for Virtualization, SQL Server 2012, CRM 2011 and More

    Here is the April schedule of Technical Enablement workshops, by technology. These online workshops offer you information to understand the market opportunity and build your Microsoft product knowledge: Power Start Workshops – focus on new...
  • New! Practice Accelerator for Office 365

    Office 365 takes the industry’s best known set of productivity and collaboration tools and delivers it as a subscription service. With these cloud services, your customers can lower overall costs and deliver the right set of tools for the right users...
  • Top Learning Plans for February

    Curious about what trainings other partners are utilizing? These are the top three most popular learning plans last month. Microsoft Office 365 Sales Training SQL Server 2012 Technical Training Competency Requirement: Licensing Assessment What courses...
  • Cloud Business Transformation Workshops: Irvine, Dallas, Tampa

    We’ve been running these workshops across the country since the beginning of the new year, and the feedback has been that this is a well-designed approach to helping business decision makers develop the cloud solutions portion of your business plan. If...
  • MPN Competency Exam Packs...take advantage before the offer expires!

    Here is a reminder about the Microsoft Partner Network Competency Exam Packs , which allow you to save up to 40% off select exams. This offer is exclusively available for Microsoft Partners and is designed to make it as easy as possible for you to meet...
  • US Partner Training Recommendations for March

    Here are the training recommendations sent to you in last Friday’s partner newsletter, including role-based training for Microsoft System Center 2012 and multiple Microsoft SharePoint 2010. As stated in the newsletter, you can find training opportunities...
  • The Hot Sheet–Upcoming Training for March 2012

    Welcome to the Hot Sheet, where we provide a schedule of upcoming live in-person and virtual training opportunities for Microsoft US partners, so you can plan ahead. Looking for on-demand courses? On the Learning Plan Tool , search for relevant training...
  • March Partner Training Incentive

    Our courses for the March Partner Training Sweepstakes are posted, so check them out for your opportunity to sharpen your skills and be entered to win a 32-inch Samsung TV or a $100 Best Buy gift card. You get a prize entry for each featured training...