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Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2011 deadlines approaching. What to do right now.

Can you believe the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference is just a few short months away? It is going to be here before you know it, and I cannot wait! (In case you somehow haven’t seen me say it before, I love Worldwide Partner Conference and getting to see all of the partners from around the… Read more

WPC Connect and WPC Connect Wall are now live! Are you “connected?”

Ok all of you Worldwide Partner Conference 2011 attendees, it’s that time again! Yesterday the WPC Connect site went live as well as the WPC Connect Wall, both of which are fantastic tools to help you connect with other WPC11 attendees while you are at Worldwide Partner Conference. Through WPC Connect, you can search for… Read more

Partnering with Microsoft, a Small Business Specialist (SBSC) success story

A couple of weeks ago I was asked to present on the U.S. West Region Partner call on “Making Money with Open Value and Open Value Subscription.” During the parts of the call where I was not presenting, it was really nice to have several of the partners that I have known and worked with… Read more

Win a free pass to Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2011 by building a Windows Phone 7 app

Here is a contest being run for Microsoft partners that let’s them not only highlight their skills at building Windows Phone 7 apps, but also gives them a chance to win a free pass to Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2011. The contest is currently going on and here are some basics about the competition: Contest… Read more

Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2011 registration is now open. How to save $300!

Can you believe it? It is almost time for the 2011 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference! (Have I mentioned how much I love Worldwide Partner Conference and getting to see all of the partners during it every year???) Well, today we just opened up the registration for Worldwide Partner Conference 2011. This means you can now… Read more

The new Microsoft Partner Network Community site is now live!

If you attended the Microsoft Partner Network Interactive Leadership Forum we conducted earlier this month, you heard Jon Roskill elude to the new design coming for the Microsoft Partner Network Community site this month. Well, I am happy to tell you that the new site is now up and we would love to have you… Read more

Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2011 Awards submission opens today

As you have probably heard many times, Worldwide Partner Conference 2011 is coming up July 10-14th, and I couldn’t be more excited! Worldwide Partner Conference is definitely one of my favorite events of the year, not only for getting to see partners from around the world that I have had the pleasure to interact with,… Read more