We're got a new series in the works. We've pulled together another webcast series with the help of the C++ dev team. Attend a few and see what you think. They're all live webcasts that you can attend. If you miss one, you can alway watch the recording online.
George, MSDN Webcasts
This six part series covers the new Visual C++ 2005 language and will provide you with both the knowledge and practical skills to create great software.