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M C T D E Integration


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This deck was presented at the MCT Summit in Redmond Feb 2008

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M C T D E Integration

  1. 1. MCTs & DEs – Better Together Lynn Langit MSDN DE – SoCal MCT, MCSE, MCITP, MCSD, MSF
  2. 2. Who am I - MCT
  3. 3. Who am I - background
  4. 4. Who am I - Microsoft
  5. 5. Why are we talking?
  6. 6. What’s an Evangelist anyway?
  7. 7. Are there different types?
  8. 8. So, what do we do? <ul><li>Write action steps, SMART - done </li></ul><ul><li>Gain stakeholder agreement - done </li></ul><ul><li>Identify a pilot group – in progress </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SoCal and Dallas – MSDN DEs and MCTs </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Introduce the program - TODAY </li></ul><ul><li>Implement the pilot – March 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluate the pilot – June 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Expand the program – August 1 </li></ul>
  9. 9. What are the Action Steps?
  10. 10. What are the Collaboration Activities? <ul><li>Scheduled activities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>DEs provide to MCTs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>MSDN presentation schedule (full year) – topics, schedule, external speakers list </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Summary of event comments related to training requests – MCT emails at event </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MCTs provide to DEs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Related MOC course schedule </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Any customer seminars / events related to MSDN content </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Requests to present content at MSDN events </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Ad Hoc activities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>User Groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BarCamps </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Webcasts </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. How is success measured?
  12. 12. What else is in it for MCTs? <ul><li>Raise visibility of top MCTs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Speaking at MS Events (local) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Speaking at MS Conferences (global) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Get into the MVP pipeline </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Get hired - MCTs make great Evangelists! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Improve ‘brand value’ of MCT and MOC </li></ul><ul><li>Increase opportunities for MODL </li></ul>
  13. 13. I’m not in the pilot – how can I help?
  14. 14. Future