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Forum: Careers - Employment 07-07-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 857
Posted By Gandalf
I have no expertise at setting a contract rate,...

I have no expertise at setting a contract rate, but if you take that approach be sure to give appropriate consideration to choosing the denominator. If you use your current hours and your billable...
Forum: General Actuarial 07-01-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 58,141
Posted By Gandalf
Slightly different, I think. The supervisor has...

Slightly different, I think. The supervisor has to be there to check candidates in and make announcements. There needs to be at least one proctor in the room throughout. One person might be able...
Forum: General Actuarial 07-01-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,796
Posted By Gandalf
Just because a question asks "List... about X",...

Just because a question asks "List... about X", it does not mean that the only way to answer is to have memorized lists. A candidate might (gasp) have tried to understand X.
Forum: Surveys 06-29-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,019
Posted By Gandalf
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 06-29-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,409
Posted By Gandalf
From...

From https://www.soa.org/programs/elections/petition-process/

So President-Elect is included, but only someone who went through the Nominating Committee procedure without being nominated could...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-29-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4,150
Views: 397,724
Posted By Gandalf
You didn't even get $40? weird

You didn't even get $40? weird
Forum: Financial Mathematics 06-29-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 170
Posted By Gandalf
You are mixing time periods and payments. For...

You are mixing time periods and payments. For concepts, it is best to concentrate on one. In particular, "AV after 15 periods" can be ambiguous. DO you mean s_double_dot_15 (which assumes payments...
Forum: Diversions 06-28-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,165
Posted By Gandalf
Very. Even on medium level it was a pain.

Very. Even on medium level it was a pain.
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 06-24-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 17,483
Posted By Gandalf
You think they would cancel the Spring exam...

You think they would cancel the Spring exam everywhere if they have problems with a few test centers? Sounds like a bad idea to me. Not announcing the planned locations now also sounds like a bad...
Forum: General Actuarial 06-23-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,796
Posted By Gandalf
Good accommodation

Good accommodation
Forum: General Actuarial 06-22-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
:link: ? Other posters say plenty about him,...

:link: ?

Other posters say plenty about him, some quite unfavorable, but rarely if ever that.
Forum: Diversions 06-21-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 2,703
Posted By Gandalf
I also bombed on the princess. As to the dog...

I also bombed on the princess. As to the dog answers, :shake: I had Lab as my answer, but mentioned the question to Mrs G since we have a dog and I didn't want to hurt his feelings. She agreed...
Forum: General Actuarial 06-21-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
My logic? I did not recommend it be displayed. I...

My logic? I did not recommend it be displayed. I just entered the discussion of FIA*, after it was pointed out here in response to your lie (that it does not exist).
Yes, it anyone said those...
Forum: General Actuarial 06-21-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
So you finally acknowledge it exists.

So you finally acknowledge it exists.
Forum: General Actuarial 06-21-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
Do you think he believes what he is saying is...

Do you think he believes what he is saying is true? My take is just that he thinks he can get away with it.
Forum: General Actuarial 06-21-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,682
Posted By Gandalf
:tfh: :rofl:

:tfh: :rofl:
Forum: General Actuarial 06-21-2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
Are you also claiming no one is indicated with an...

Are you also claiming no one is indicated with an FIA* in the directory?

It's a very explicit question. I'm not asking if people so designated are fellows, just like those without the *. I'm...
Forum: General Actuarial 06-20-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
Demonstration of the accuracy or inaccuracy of...

Demonstration of the accuracy or inaccuracy of your "truth" exists.

As does FIA*, even if it is not a membership category.
Forum: General Actuarial 06-20-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
That makes it obvious that FIA* does exist. ...

That makes it obvious that FIA* does exist. Imagine someone claiming to be a "truther" denying it. :crazy: Maybe he didn't know the membership directory had that info.
Forum: General Actuarial 06-20-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,682
Posted By Gandalf
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: General Actuarial 06-20-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
So you also think he made it up, though you seem...

So you also think he made it up, though you seem to think it would be reasonable if they do have to take more exams.
Forum: General Actuarial 06-20-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
True, he hasn't responded to my question about...

True, he hasn't responded to my question about who would make them take more exams, but it's a bit early to conclude he just made the claim up.
Forum: General Actuarial 06-20-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
Are you saying DisgruntledActuary just made this...

Are you saying DisgruntledActuary just made this statement up?
Forum: General Actuarial 06-19-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,286
Posted By Gandalf
Who do you expect will make them take extra exams?

Who do you expect will make them take extra exams?
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-17-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,562
Posted By Gandalf
I agree. Westley, your remark should have been...

I agree. Westley, your remark should have been more explicit. As written, someone might interpret it as saying that including background or links or explanation would be done in order to have a...
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