Writing a killer submission for Microsoft Partner awards

Lisa Lintern, Communications Strategist and Writer Lisa Lintern, a communications strategist and writer, provided some great hints and tips. “We’re just not sure how to start,” are the words I often hear from businesses when they contact me seeking help for award submissions. Sometimes I can hear they are feeling overwhelmed. Writing your submission for…


Guest blog: Resourcing your marketing function: the WHO and HOW

The Modern Marketing track at APC will cover an array of exciting and relevant topics that every Business Leader and Marketer should be aware of including content, social media, strategy, resourcing and analytics. This blog is a summary of the article on Mogrify’s website which is focused on the session “To hire or not to…


The ultimate APC 2016 guide for SMB Partners

With only a week until the stage is set  – we wanted to share what’s on at APC for any partner that wants to build their SMB business over the next 12 months in partnership with Microsoft. Here are our topic picks across the 4 days; Monday: Welcome Keynote and MAPA Awards (5- 6:30 pm)…


Road to APC: Mexia leads the digital dance for enterprise transformation

The calibre of companies which have been named as finalists in the Microsoft Australia Partner Awards (MAPA) has never been higher. These are businesses that are deeply engaged in the digital transformation initiatives of their customers, and are contributing more broadly to the innovation fabric of Australia. In this story we meet Mexia, who are…


Microsoft Dynamics 365 – join us at APC to learn more!

With digital transformation and customer engagement top of mind for our customers there’s never been a more relevant time to include cloud business applications in your discussions with your customers.  Last month we announced Microsoft Dynamics 365, bringing together our CRM and ERP cloud solutions into one cloud service with new purpose-built apps to help…


Microsoft Australia Partner Awards 2016 – Only 3 business days left to get in your submission

Next week on Monday 16 May at 11.59pm AEST, 2016 Microsoft Australia Partner Awards submissions close. You still have time to write and submit a winning entry. And here’s why. MAPA’s aren’t won on revenue. They’re truly about innovation and solutions. So if you’ve worked on a project you’re passionate about, it could redefine your business. Watch this…


It’s official Australia Partner Conference 2016 tickets now available

Every year, APC continues to grow bigger, better, smarter. And this year we’re working extra hard to create a gathering like no other.  You’ll experience an event where technology and opportunity intersect. And you’ll be at the heart of where business is done and new business begins. It’s hard to define why APC is so…


Let the games begin !

  SMB Highflyers returns again this year for your chance to WIN one of 16 exclusive prize packages to Australia Partner Conference on the Gold Coast 5th – 8th September 2016. To ensure you have the best opportunity to win, all Australian resellers have been allocated into 3 tiers based on historical sales performance. Start earning…


Windows Server and System Centre Technical Preview 5 is Now Available!

As the Hybrid Cloud Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft Australia,  I’m very excited to announce the availability of Windows Server 2016 and System Centre 2016 Technical Preview 5 which means general availability is right around the corner. This is a significant announcement and great opportunity for you, As Windows Server 2016 is the cloud-ready operating system…