Oracle Certification Group on Linkedin Crosses Ten Thousand Members

On May 23, 2011 - Oracle Certification Group on Linkedin cross 10,000 members. The group consists of certified professionals, certification candidates and top resourcing and HR executives from all around the world. Oracle certified professionals have Oracle Expert, Specialist, Associate, Professional or Master credentials.

To countdown the journey to 10,000 members a contest was held to guess the date when the group will cross the magic figure. Four group members guessed within 1 day of the actual date and will be awarded $25 Amazon gift certificates. The winners are as follows:
  • Pratik Kange
  • Prahlad Sharma
  • Agha Jameel
  • Joan Marc Amenós (more...)

Collaborate11: Hits Not To Miss

Oracle User Group faithfuls from OAUG, Quest and IOUG will congregate at Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL from Sunday, April 10 to Thursday, April 14, 2011. With over 1200 sessions and multiple mini events, 24 hours a day would not seem enough for attendees. Instead of spending hours flipping through the conference guide to decide the sessions to attend, use the My Show Planner Mobile to build your schedule and carry with you on your smart phone. Session updates and other news including cash prizes from Twitter feeds will all feature on this app. To make sure you do (more...)

Top Ten Reasons To Attend COLLABORATE11

COLLABORATE11 - The annual Oracle Applications conference hosted by user groups invites you to join thousands in sunny Orlando, FL. For those sitting on the fence and still deciding on attending the conference or not, here are the top ten reasons (in no specific order) to book your hotel rooms and airline tickets today.

Reason # 10 - The conference is like a week-long education class. The registration fee is less than $2000 (for Federal employees it is less than $1000). This is a big discount compared to a week-long class at leading Oracle education providers. Great value for money.

Reason (more...)

Call for Papers for Oracle OpenWorld 2011

Oracle OpenWorld 2011 will be held this year from October 2-6, 2011 in San Francisco, CA. If you want to get a free conference registration, respond to the call for papers and submit a presentation proposal. If your submission is selected, you get a FREE registration!

This year the site for presentation proposal submission is a new one. So you have to register on the site first and then submit. Read the submission guidelines before your submit your proposal. There are strict character limits on abstracts and other sections.

The title should be 80 characters or less which is about (more...)

Be Featured on My Next Presentation, Win Amazon Gift Certificates


My next presentation is at the annual Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) conference called COLLABORATE11 in Orlando, FL.

The session is entitled:

"OCP Advisor's Tips on How To Become An Oracle Certified Professional"


If you are Oracle Certified, here is your chance to win Amazon.com gift certificates!


Please list your Oracle certifications with year you were certified as a response to this post or e-mail me at ocp.advisor@gmail.com


I will select 4 certified professionals and include their certification story in a detailed case study. If you have any tips to share, please post here or send (more...)