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I'm Ruth Morton, Technology Advisor with Microsoft Canada. You might have seen me at Microsoft events or connected with me online via the Canadian IT Manager blog or the Align IT Manager Podcast Series. I work with a team of technical professionals and marketing managers who are tasked with reaching out, supporting and connecting with YOU, managers in the ICT community.

Our priority is to ensure that you are completely satisfied with Microsoft. Whether it's understanding how we can help your organization can maintain a flexible, agile IT environment, while networking with peers at the same time during our Align IT Tour; getting the tools to help you pursue a career, change your role, or become indispensable in your current job; or find training and skill development resources to help ensure your team's success, we're committed to your success. So EXPLORE, SOLVE, ADVANCE and ENGAGE with Microsoft!

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