At the annual Worldwide Partner Conference in New Orleans this July, Microsoft will announce changes to the partner program that will improve our partners' ability to serve their customers. As Microsoft Partner Evangelists we regularly talk with partners through a variety of online and offline channels and hear first hand of the needs of our community. Forthcoming changes promise to address some of the more pressing needs of the partner community; namely providing help building their business, recognizing competency over program level and improving partner-to-partner networking.
See the following article for a glimpse of what may unfold: Microsoft Fine-Tuning Channel Partner Program - Software - IT Channel News by CRN
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