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How to stay connected, participate in, and follow all of the amazing Worldwide Partner Conference 2015 information

This week at Worldwide Partner Conference 2015 in Orlando, we will once again be sharing a virtual wealth of information with you, our valued Microsoft Partners from around the world through keynotes, sessions, social media, blog posts, press releases, and so much more. So how can you possibly keep on top of it and even… Read more

How You Can “Download All” of the Microsoft eBooks I posted

Ever since I put up my “I’m Giving Away Millions of FREE eBooks" post, I have once again been receiving a flood of fantastic comments and feedback about the resources, as well as several questions. Here’s a quick FAQ/How-To to help address many of these in one place as a way to make it as… Read more

Looking forward to the 2015 Fantastic People of Worldwide Partner Conference!

Can you believe we are just two short weeks away from Worldwide Partner Conference 2015?! That’s right, two weeks from now, thousands of Microsoft partners from around the world will come together with Microsoft in Orlando for Worldwide Partner Conference 2015. As I have said several times before, WPC is my favorite conference of the… Read more

Cloud Partner Insights (CPI): Information –> Insights –> Impact

With Worldwide Partner Conference just around the corner, I’ve had a few partners reach out, asking me if I’ll be at WPC and what I’m doing now, noting how I have been quieter over the past year when it comes to social media compared to prior years. Yes, I have been quieter through my social… Read more

It has been a fun 15 years.

Throughout my career, I have had the great fortune to meet and work with so many fantastic people from across the globe and take on some exciting and challenging projects. In fact, it is that passion for challenging and exciting projects that has guided my career along its path, and this past week marked two… Read more

Happy New Year 2015 wishes for you all and a sincere Thank You from all of us at Microsoft

Happy New Year, everyone, and welcome to 2015! As we say, “good-bye,” to 2014 and usher in 2015, I want to take a few moments to once again reach out to all of our partners around the world and say, “Thank you,” to all of you for your partnership this past year and for all… Read more

Taking on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

As you have no doubt heard by now, there is a very creative movement going around right now to help promote awareness and raise money through donations to fight ALS through the ALS Association website at: The way the challenge works is, someone challenges you to take the Ice Bucket Challenge, and you have… Read more

The Fantastic People of Worldwide Partner Conference 2014. Thank you for joining us!

What an amazing week we just wrapped up in Washington D.C. for Worldwide Partner Conference 2014! And as always, one of the biggest highlights of the entire event is the ability to see and connect with you, our Microsoft partners from around the world, whether I knew you before or if this was my first… Read more

Welcome to Day 3 at Worldwide Partner Conference 2014! Some things to know…

Welcome to Day 3 of Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 in Washington, D.C.! Today we start the day off again with a series of keynotes, including Satya Nadella, followed by a full day of sessions and meetings. If you are not here with us at WPC 2014, remember that you can participate and follow along virtually… Read more

Welcome to Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 Day 2! Some things to know…

Welcome to Day 2 of Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 in Washington, D.C.! For those of you that joined us yesterday, the conference got started off with a lot of excitement, energy, and great information in our series of keynotes, followed by a full day of sessions and meetings. If you are not here with us… Read more