Career, IT Pro, Microsoft Ignite

Guidelines for Building an Awesome Conference Schedule

With Microsoft Ignite less than two weeks away, I wanted to share with you some ideas for building your schedule for this (or any technical conference for that matter). Over the years, I’ve based my schedule building on some rules. By following some guidelines and knowing your goals, you’ll have a more successful conference experience with plenty of useful information…

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Azure, Cloud Advocacy, IT Pro, PowerShell

Get Started with

Prior to starting at Microsoft, I had created a short video introducing (aka for all your Microsoft documentation needs. Also, I covered how you can help make our documentation better w/ feedback and submitting change requests. One important note: Since this recording, Azure Cloud Shell has been upgraded to use PowerShell Core and runs on Linux so the startup time has…

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Career, Cloud Advocacy, IT Pro, Microsoft Ignite

Making Microsoft Ignite a Success – Before You Leave

Over the years, I’ve attended a lot of conferences, and Microsoft Ignite is by far the largest I’ve attended. It has hundreds of sessions, vendor experiences, and engagement opportunities with Microsoft FTEs (Full Time Employees) & Industry experts. Mix in the thousands of attendees, and you have a great big sea of humanity. In order to make your experience a…

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Azure, IT Pro

Getting Back On The Mic

It’s been a while since I did any recording. My last course on was released in April of 2017, and my recording gear has been boxed up since. After MVP Summit, I was inspired to get back to recording shorter how-to videos on YouTube so today was the day as I just finished recording and producing a video on…

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