At my birthday dinner last month with my family, I received a buzz on my phone.
This was rare for a Saturday evening, so I took a break from dinner to check my phone to see what it was.
I was offered a consultancy for a UN agency.
That was a nice way to cap off my birthday celebrations.
As part of my work for this new consultancy, I reviewed 60 applications received for 6-8 open opportunities last week.
Here’s what I learned.