Hints to Qualify


  • Describing unique contributions to the community in the past 12 months (with referable links)
  • Links to authored materials; blogs, videos, etc.
  • Speaking engagements
  • Contributions to HCL Software Academy
  • Participation in Beta programs with contribution evidence


  • Referring to LinkedIn posts that are reposted from other authors
  • Repeating the same activities
  • Referencing items that are considered part of your daily business activities