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This article was published on December 24, 2008

Nine-year old Indian girl youngest Microsoft Certified Professional

Nine-year old Indian girl youngest Microsoft Certified Professional
Ernst-Jan Pfauth
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Ernst-Jan Pfauth

Ernst-Jan Pfauth is the former Editor in Chief of Internet at NRC Handelsblad, as well as an acclaimed technology author and columnist. He a Ernst-Jan Pfauth is the former Editor in Chief of Internet at NRC Handelsblad, as well as an acclaimed technology author and columnist. He also served as The Next Web’s blog’s first blogger and Editor in Chief, back in 2008. At De Correspondent, Ernst-Jan serves as publisher, fostering the expansion of the platform.

Do you call yourself ambitious? Think again! What were you doing at the age of nine? Ha! Playing on the streets with your friends? And you call yourself talented? No, you’ve started way too late. You’re too old now, sorry.

M. Lavinashree, she knows what she’s talking about. When she was three years old, she could recite all 1,300 couplets of a 2,000 year-old Tamil epic. And now that she’s nine, Lavinashree figured it was about time to work on her IT career.

Nine-year old girl is youngest person to become Microsoft Certified Professional - Engadget

Thus she passed Microsoft Certified Professional Exam. That’s all there is to it. Lavinashree is ready to enter the magical world of outsourcing – what a dream start.

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