The leather jacket for achieving the MCSE has been history for a while, much like the BMW Z3s that some companies offered programmers as a signing bonus
. The Microsoft Learning Group lately is exploring the streamlining of the most basic benefits, according to a post by the MCP Gal, Sarah Grant
How important is the lapel pin, the MCP Welcome Kit, or how about the certificate itself? Do employers even still ask to see the wallet card? There's some merit (and it's not my original suggestion) to the idea that MCPs pay for the wallet cards. And maybe those cards should be available only through the MVP e-store. Chime in here or via e-mail.
Posted by Michael Domingo on 02/11/2009 at 11:59 AM