Out of idle curiosity, I’ve been googling the phrase “Proposal Management” at regular intervals over recent months. Last July, the search turned up 172,000 pages.
August: 189,000 .
October: 203,000 .
My hypothesis was true! Our profession is becoming an ever-more popular topic of discussion. My pen was poised to craft an entry about the upsurge in interest, how our time had come, how proposal professionals were about to conquer the world.
Today: 199,000 .
Sometimes you can try to be just too clever!