Airs Sunday, Jan 22, 2012 at 11am

This week on Street Beat, we’re looking at the employment picture…with the focus on recruiting talent, rebranding yourself, and retraining for new opportunities.

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Up first, Amy Cell, the Senior Vice President for Talent Enhancement for the Michigan Economic Development Corporation discusses new opportunities in the state and how our residents can take advantage of them.  www.mitalent.org

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Then Community Correspondent William Malcolm discusses the importance of personal branding with Hajj Flemings, a branding specialist.  www.hajjflemings.com

Next Community Correspondent Cindy Kainz finds out about retraining grants from Holger Ekanger, Director for Workforce and Continuing Education with Macomb Community College.  Call 586-498-4100 for additional information about the grants.

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Finally, Community Correspondent Rosalie Kakos learns the importance of internships for students from Wendy Pittman, the Executive Director of Intern in Michigan.  www.interninmichigan.com