Monday, 18 August 2014

10 simple steps to improve your chances of winning Free Training for Life

By Edward Jones 

With less than a month till the end of our Free Training for Life competition, time is running out to increase your chances of winning.

For the unfamiliar among you, Free Training for Life gives you the chance to get every certification you've ever wanted. For free!

One lucky winner will gain access to all of our training courses for free, for life. Chose from more than 165 courses from the likes of Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and EC Council to name a few. 

The prize, if used to it's full potential, is estimated to be worth more than £1 million

If you haven't entered yet, head to our Free Training for Life entry page and fill out the form. You'll then be given a unique sharing link, which you can spread across the world. Anyone who enters using your link will then earn you one extra ticket to the lottery.

To help you out we have compiled 10 simple ways in which you can earn extra tickets using your unique sharing code. But hurry as there is less than month to go as the competition closes on Sunday 14th September 2014 at 23:59 GMT.

So here they are:

  1. Share your unique sharing link on your LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or even Google+ profile
  2. Follow +Firebrand Training UK on Google+ to find elaborate ways to earn more tickets in the coming weeks
  3. Email your work colleagues with your sharing link telling them about the competition.
  4. Scour your LinkedIn contacts to find those working in IT careers and message them about the competition
  5. If you have a blog, write a post about the competition and what course you want to do.
  6. Follow @beafirebrand on Twitter and keep your eyes peeled. There will be several ways to earn more entries in the coming weeks.
  7. If you are an active member of a IT forum like TechNet or CertForums, you could share the competition with people on there.
  8. Add your sharing link in the signature of your email. Every time someone reads an email from you they will have the chance to see and enter the competition
  9. Head to Firebrand and sign up for our latest news and offers including exclusive opportunities to earn more tickets
  10. Comment on this post and tell me which courses you'd do and why. The best response will earn an extra 50 tickets. (don't forget to include your unique sharing link)
Searching for inspiration for numero 10? This is what last years winner had to say about which course he would do first and why.

So what are you waiting for?

About the Author

As part of Firebrand's global marketing team, Edward actively works to serve the IT community with news, reviews and technical how to guides. Edward is an active member of the IT community contributing to a variety of tech publications including Microsoft TechNet, Channel Pro and PC Advisor.