Here is some great news to start off the New Year for all of you partners out there. The Microsoft Partner Network Competency Exam Packs + free retakes offer is back by popular demand! That’s right, we are bringing back the opportunity for you to save up to 30% off the price of your certification exams as well as a free retake on each, in the event you need it. As a reminder, here is a brief overview of how the promotional savings works:
Purchase your exam packs in quantities of 3, 5, or 8, exams:
This offer provides a great opportunity for all of the partners out there looking to earn a gold competency or silver competency as well as those looking to earn or renew the Small Business Specialist designation. Plus, with many of you having your re-enrollment anniversaries coming up in the next few months, this offer helps you in achieving the certifications you need prior to your anniversary dates.
From a timing perspective:
Some other terms & conditions you may be wondering about:
One question I thought might come up that I figured I would address up-front is, for partners that purchased their Exam Packs prior to Dec. 31, 2010 (through the original offer, not the newly launched one starting January 1, 2011), their exams will need to be taken prior to June 30, 2010, as per the terms of that offer when the purchase was made.
Ready to learn more or take advantage of this offer for your organization? Here’s how:
As a reminder, be sure to take a look at the newly designed Partner Membership Center that now includes the information from the former transition tool to help you see where you stand regarding requirements prior to your anniversary date.
Thank you and have a wonderful day,
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