The screen behind Governor Patrick shows a tweet reading “He’s so handsom!” The Governor asks the audience why we’re all giggling, and someone yells out to check the screen. He looks, sighs, and says: I’m flattere, but come on people pay attention!” Everybody laughs.
This was the lighthearted feeling at “Cultivating Talent: Building a Better Commonwealth Forum.” When it comes to retaining young talent attending school in MA it’s certainly in our local economy’s best interest to try and get them to stay. As the Governor said: Massachusetts’ most valuable natural resource is brainpower.
I even made it into the event video! That’s me the pink shirt asking a question.