An Emphasis on Personality

Most organizations look not only at the skills but also the personality of job candidates. The Asian Development Bank is no different, says William Thomson. The former ADB vice president says working at the bank has many perks including interacting with policymakers.

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  • Phil Evans

    "Phil Evans interned with Devex in 2008 while pursuing a master´s degree in international relations at the Barcelona Institute of International Studies. He holds a bachelor's degree with honors in modern languages (Chinese, Spanish) and a postgraduate diploma in Asian and Pacific studies. Phil has volunteered in a conservation project in Guatemala and taught English in China and Peru. He is fluent in English and Spanish, and proficient in Chinese, Catalan and French. "