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Microsoft Promo Helps Local SMEs Upgrade Their Businesses Through IT

By Lionell Go Macahilig - on 4 Mar 2013, 3:50pm

Microsoft Promo Helps Local SMEs Upgrade Their Businesses Through IT

In partnership with Dell Philippines and Globe Business, Microsoft Philippines launched a new promo, the “Upgrade My Business: Celebrity Mentor Edition,” which gives small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) access to Windows 8 and Office 365 Home Premium to help them in enhancing their business productivity. Apart from this, the winners of the campaign will also get the opportunity to have a one-on-one consultation session with some of the country’s top entrepreneurs. On the list are Harvey Chua of Adphoto Inc., Janice Crisostomo-Villanueva of Mommymundo.com and MercatoCentrale, and Bam Aquino of Hapinoy. Interested parties must register to the Upgrade Your Business website, fill out the required fields, and click the submit button until March 8, 2013. Entries will be compiled and judged within ten (10) days after the promo period. Criteria for judging are substance (50%), writing style, composition, and organization (40%), and adherence to guidelines (10%). Winners will be announced through the IT Works Facebook fan page and will be contacted by a Microsoft representative. The awarding will happen on March 22, 2013. Prizes at stake include a copy of Microsoft Office, Windows 8 device, 1-year subscription of Globe Tattoo Plan 999, tips and tricks session with employees, and mentorship from celebrity entrepreneur.