If you want free training in Microsoft's products, just get yourself accepted as a contestant in the new on-line reality show "Career factor."
Seeking entries between now and November 12th, this world-wide reality show
"needs a few outgoing, social media-savvy individuals who need help with their technology careers. Career Factor is a reality show, told online via social media and web videos, where each participant will receive guidance, training, and resources from Microsoft and its partners as they work towards their goals. Starting in January 2011, individuals will have an opportunity to change their lives and advance their career with the help of Microsoft."
The event will be based these "story arcs"
- The Unemployed IT Professional
- The Career Advancement Seeker
- The Student
- The Azure Platform Developer
- The Windows Phone 7 App Developer
- The Aspiring Microsoft Certified Master
- The IT Manager
- The DIY Tech person
Read on for more...