It may be something that has been repeated annually for 17 years, but I still feel so proud when the Microsoft MVP Award kit arrives at my door. We have seen changes to the scheme over the years, and my son tells me there are currently 3,550 MVPs around the world … or, as he sees it, currently $628m equity in Microsoft per MVP! Well, I don’t think I have added that much value to the shares, but I like to think that I have helped in the adoption of Microsoft Visio in many companies around the world, either directly or indirectly.[Read more…] about What is the value of my MVP Award for 2021-22?
Still a Microsoft Most Valued Professional
I am pleased to be re-awarded MVP for another year. If you are not sure what it is, then please read this : https://mvp.microsoft.com/en-US/Overview . In my case, I evangelise about visual data with Microsoft Visio, and hope that some people are inspired.
Thank you, Microsoft … looking forward to another year … and there are some good things coming!
MVP Summit 2015
We Visio MVP’s were honoured to be invited to Hyderabad last week to visit the Microsoft Visio product engineering team, as an alternative to the Global MVP Summit in Bellevue/Redmond.
This gave us a great opportunity to show off what we have been up to, and to hear about the the future plans…. exciting, but I can’t say anything yet…[Read more…] about MVP Summit 2015
10 years and counting …
I avoided posting this yesterday … just in case it was considered an April Fool’s Day prank … but I am pleased (and relieved) to get my 10 years award as a Microsoft MVP for Visio. This gives me renewed enthusiasm to continue blogging technical articles about Visio. Watch this space …..