training http://michiganradio.org en Politicians learn their lines http://michiganradio.org/post/politicians-learn-their-lines <p>Bob Kolt is using a wildly popular video clip to teach future politicians the importance of knowing their lines. It’s an excerpt from the 2007 Miss Teen USA competition. In the video, Miss South Carolina is asked why she thinks 1/5 of Americans can’t find the United States on a map.</p><p>http://youtu.be/lj3iNxZ8Dww</p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Kyle Norris 9609 at http://michiganradio.org Politicians learn their lines Workforce training: Connecting people to jobs http://michiganradio.org/post/workforce-training-connecting-people-jobs <p>Today, Governor Rick Snyder unveiled his plan for talent development.</p><p>The goal is to more closely align workers with available jobs.</p><p>In this week&#39;s political roundup we take a closer look at the plan with Susan Demas, political analyst for Michigan Information and Research Service, and Ken Sikkema, former Senate Majority leader and senior policy fellow at Public Section Consultants.</p> Thu, 01 Dec 2011 21:41:39 +0000 Jennifer White 5214 at http://michiganradio.org