Archive for January, 2008

Please Wait 20 Minutes After Eating Before You Go Swimming

Friday, January 18th, 2008

I'm sorry you may not find this as funny as I did.  Maybe it's that I'm back at the office at 9:30 PM on a Friday night pretending I can actually get caught up from all my time out of the office this past month but I found this the ...

Blue Badge = Somebody That can Empathize

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Kudos' to Microsoft UK for articulating a simple and clear definition for the public to understand who or what a Microsoft Small Business Specialist is.    If you are an SBSC I suggest you read this clear definition and consider paraphrasing some of this definition into your marketing message.    As a ...

Even the Vista Certified Logo Can’t Stop the Flames

Sunday, January 13th, 2008

Apparently putting a Vista Certified sticker on our office microwave did NOT make it certified to heat my prized Microsoft Partner Program travel coffee mug.  If I had been a faster thinker I would have gotten a shot of it on fire.  I guess I was too busy trying ...

Bill Gates Last Day at Microsoft

Friday, January 11th, 2008

In case you haven't see this hilarious video of Bill's last day at Microsoft then here you go.  We did actually see Bill walking into a building at the Redmond campus this week couldn't tell if he was wearing the same visitor badges we had on.  ;-)

Giants vs The Buccaneers - This Sunday

Friday, January 4th, 2008

As the competition heats up between the PSA providers so does it on the NFL playing field.    While I'm pulling for NY as they seem to be the underdog, I doubt Manning has the experience to make it happen nor does he have the running game as an option to ...

Open Value Subscription Program for SMB

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

In March, 2008, Microsoft will launch the Open Value Subscription Volume Licensing Program for SMB customers. This new offering opens up many new and exciting opportunities for SMB clients and the Partners who service them.  Join us for this Live Meeting session for Microsoft Partners to learn more. Attendance Url:

Microsoft Media Fulfillment Changes

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Microsoft is implementing some some major changes in media distribution.  Please read the following and review this User Guide for more details. This is  the order that should be taken every time a media order is made.  The team in charge of the process stresses it is very important that partners ...