U.S. Partner Training News; New Office Courses for Your Role

A blog series on the latest U.S. Partner News training recommendations. Here are all of the training items published in the latest issue of the U.S. Partner News. Be sure and check that post for additional Microsoft Partner Network updates, as this newsletter is blog-only. The January 4 issue will be both delivered to your…


U.S. Partner Hot Sheet for January 2013

Welcome to the January Hot Sheet, a schedule of training opportunities for Microsoft U.S. partners, so you can plan your activities for the new year. You can access a list of December’s events, as well as recently-updated Hot Sheets for Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, and the new Office any time at http://aka.ms/hotsheetnews. Popular now…


U.S. Partner Training News; Resources for Certifications and Accreditations

  On Friday, December 7 we delivered the latest U.S. Partner News to your inbox, customized according to your company’s business model, Microsoft Partner Network membership, and your role. Below are the training-related articles and recommendations sent to all partners. The role-based training recommendations for this issue are around preparing for certifications and accreditations. Use…


December Training Sweepstakes Features Windows Azure, Windows Intune and Microsoft Dynamics CRM

The U.S. Partner Training Sweepstakes has been refreshed with new topics and prizes for December. For each course you take, you’ll be automatically entered into our drawing* for an Xbox 360 Pro console. Below is a preview of the featured  training, which covers sales and technical topics for Windows Azure, Windows Intune and Microsoft Dynamics…


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…