Archive for January, 2009

BIG Changes Coming to the Microsoft Partner Program

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Want to know more about the changes coming to the Microsoft Partner Program that WILL affect all Partners?  Well we can't tell you everything yet but we can tell you that one of the big changes is the "Next Generation" of certifications.   Learn more about the new certification paths from Microsoft ...

Using SPIT to Fix Vista KSOD

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

Necessity is the mother of invention and in this case the mother of thinking outside the box.  At our HTG meeting in Dallas this week Jamison West, whom has been working with Susan to get logs on KSOD boxes, had his own laptop go black.  Being we were in Dallas, ...

How to Get a Live Person on the Line

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

If you are like me, finding a person to talk to is so much better than most automated attendants. Below please find a listing of some common 800#s and how to get to a LIVE person. Amazon.com:  800-201-7575.  Don't press or say anything. American Express: 800-528-4800.  Press 0 at prompts; ignore messages. Apple:  ...

Calling All Guinea Pigs, Come Resell Google Apps!

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

It doesn't look like the resellers are going to be running to Google's new Reseller Program according to Scott and Kevin's reports at CRN.  Quotes like, "My sole experience working with Google so far has been via their Postini offering, and that interaction taught me that Google hasn't figured out ...

5W/50 Series Webinar - Maximizing Success in Troubled Times

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

All of the 5W/50 Series have been amazing (Kudos to Mike Iem!) and this one looks like it will be another hit.  Join Karl W. Palachuk, author and owner of a successful SMB Consulting practice, and several other top partners, as he talks to partners about successful strategies in a "down" ...