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Become a master cropper–PowerPoint cropping secrets

Ellen Finkelstein is one of only 14 PowerPoint MVPs in the United States. Her well-known website offers many PowerPoint tips, and also features a PowerPoint Tips Newsletter. She specializes in training speakers and presenters in how to convert Death by PowerPoint to Life by PowerPoint; how to communicate clearly and powerfully; and how to design high-impact, persuasive and professional-looking slides.

Follow her on Twitter @EFinkelstein



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User adoption brings everyone CRM success

Rick McCutcheonis a Dynamics CRM MVP and expert in Sales Productivity, Social Selling and CRM. Rick has been involved with the CRM Industry since 1990 as a company founder, senior executive, reseller, board member, educator, consultant and professional speaker. He is the creator of the Full Contact Selling (FCS) Methodology.

Follow him on Twitter @rick_mccutcheon




abhishek-kumarHybrid Integration with Logic Apps and BizTalk Server 2016

Abhishek Kumar works as an Integration Consultant at Datacom New Zealand. His main expertise is in Azure and Microsoft BizTalk Server. He is currently working on Microsoft new offerings, such as Logic Apps, Azure functions, PowerBI and API Apps. He is the author of Robust Cloud Integration with Azure, which is featured on Packt.

Follow him on Twitter @abhishekcskumar




michael-kaufmanSet up a Linux build agent for Docker

Michael Kaufmann is a Microsoft MVP for Visual Studio ALM and is currently working as a Senior Managing Consultant at Alegri in Stuttgart, Germany. There, he is the Head of Development. Mike has been working as an IT consultant, project manager and lead .net developer for 15 years. In addition to implementing agile techniques (like scrum), ALM and DevOps practices, he is a SharePoint/O365 architect and a Clean Code addict. He shares his knowledge in trainings, his blog, articles and as a speaker at conferences.

Follow him on Twitter @mike_kaufmann


cameron-fullerA tour of the Microsoft MVP Global Summit with back stage passes

Cameron Fuller is a System Center MVP for Cloud and Datacenter Management, and is also a member of the Veeam Vanguard Program. He is a Solution Director for Catapult Systems and serves as an Evangelist for System Center. He has 20 years of infrastructure experience, focused on management solutions. Cameron co-authored a number of System Center books, routinely contributes technical articles to popular Windows magazines, and maintains a highly technical blog. Additionally, you can find Cameron as a speaker at conferences like System Center Universe and the Midwest Management Summit.

Follow him on Twitter @cfullerMVP