Windows 8 and Windows Azure Hands-On Labs Online

Whether you’re gearing up for Microsoft certification exams, or want more hands-on experience with Windows 8 or Windows Azure, these three-hour, online events are great training opportunities for IT professionals and developers. And, they’re free. Attendees first listen to a live presentation and then have the opportunity to work on lab exercises. As attendees work…


Build Your Services Practice with Microsoft Practice Accelerator – December 2012 and January 2013 Schedule

Practice Accelerator is a comprehensive set of reusable tools and best practices that can help you identify customer requirements and project scope, analyze customer needs, and deploy solutions. Developed by Microsoft Consulting Services experts, Practice Accelerator is based on successful customer deployment experiences on the latest Microsoft products. When you attend a Practice Accelerator, you…


U.S. Partner Training News; Windows 8 and Windows Azure Courses for Your Role

A blog series on the latest U.S. Partner News training recommendations. This blog post contains the training resources and course recommendations published in the Friday, November 16 issue of the U.S. Partner News. The version you received in your email inbox was tailored to your company’s business model and your role. To receive the most…


U.S. Partner Hot Sheet – December 2012

Welcome to the December Hot Sheet, a schedule of training opportunities for Microsoft U.S. partners, so you can plan ahead. In light of the holidays, no events are scheduled after December 20. This is a good opportunity to utilize the on-demand training in the Learning Plan Tool or one of the product release Hot Sheets:…


U.S. Partner Hot Sheet: The new Office special edition

A blog series that provides the latest training, certification, and assessment information for Microsoft product releases. Your business customers can purchase on-premises versions of the new Office products through Microsoft Volume Licensing now, as well as the new Office 365 service for businesses, available as of February 27. Take advantage of business, sales, licensing, and…


U.S. Partner Training News; Training for the new Office and Windows Server 2012

A blog series on the latest U.S. Partner News training recommendations. Below are the training recommendations sent in the Friday, November 2 issue of the U.S. Partner News. The content you received in your email inbox as a benefit of your membership is specific to your company’s business and your role. This blog post contains…


Partner Sales Excellence Sweepstakes – Chance to Win a Trip to Aspen

A blog series to help U.S. Partners increase selling potential. The Microsoft Partner Sales Excellence program is designed to help develop your potential as a Microsoft sales specialist or pre-sales technical specialist. To assist you in earning the solutions selling accreditations this program offers, we’ve created an incentive with two ways to earn* prize drawing…