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Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 09-01-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,758
Posted By Schroeder
Making sure all of the peanuts gang responds to...

Making sure all of the peanuts gang responds to the election I guess.

Overall, I am pretty pleased. I agree Julie was probably the top candidate and will do very well. I really like her. David...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 08-29-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 375
Views: 114,773
Posted By Schroeder
Don't worry if it takes you one or two weeks to...

Don't worry if it takes you one or two weeks to get past week 4. Most 10 week programs I have tried (done them more than once myself :) ) the 4th and 5th week are the toughest. Once you can run 7...
Forum: CAS Exams - General 08-23-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,634
Posted By Schroeder
Registration is open ...

Registration is open

https://www.casact.org/calendar/index.cfm?fa=eventView&id=1584
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-17-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,069
Posted By Schroeder
My top three things are pretty close to TDH. This...

My top three things are pretty close to TDH. This is what I am looking for when I hire candidates

1. Can you obtain the knowledge level needed to pass exams? Keep in mind, the goal isn't to "pass...
Forum: CAS Exams - General 08-04-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,634
Posted By Schroeder
If you haven't already,sign up for the weekly CAS...

If you haven't already,sign up for the weekly CAS Wednesday email blast. That will let you know when it is open.

With any CAS meeting (other than the COP and maybe regional affiliate meetings),...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-05-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,823
Posted By Schroeder
You can, but why would you want too? If you...

You can, but why would you want too?

If you go through the regular line, you lose all of the benefits of pre-check, so you have to take off your shoes, remove liquids and laptops, do the full body...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-31-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,672
Posted By Schroeder
Wow, creepy we had the same post at the exact...

Wow, creepy we had the same post at the exact same time.

Great show though
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-31-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,672
Posted By Schroeder
Ren & Stimpy

Ren & Stimpy
Forum: MAS-I 05-09-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,059
Posted By Schroeder
MAS I is discussed under the CAS Exam S forum...

MAS I is discussed under the CAS Exam S forum (which needs to be renamed)
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-16-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 13,042
Posted By Schroeder
Man, a lot of bad information here. Most of...

Man, a lot of bad information here.

Most of the CBS story is based on 2015 and 2016 data. Since then, Allegiant has parked of most of their older airplanes and has one of the newest fleets in the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-21-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 11,781
Posted By Schroeder
Between the EL/Subway, CTA buses, and Metra,...

Between the EL/Subway, CTA buses, and Metra, Chicago has a pretty good mass transit system. Anywhere you can't get by Subway or Metra, you can probably get there by Bus. Both airport have CTA train...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 02-03-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 664
Posted By Schroeder
The premium discount used by NCCI is most states...

The premium discount used by NCCI is most states is public information on the Indiana Rating Bureau website, look at page 9

http://www.icrb.net/rate_pages/1_1_2018rates.pdf

Basically, there are...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 02-02-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1,285
Views: 154,639
Posted By Schroeder
I would be a little careful here though. It is...

I would be a little careful here though. It is unlikely there will be a question on using the parallelogram method for current leveling since this pretty much requires drawing parallelograms and...
Forum: CAS Exams - General 12-27-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,088
Posted By Schroeder
here are all of the older exams with answers...

here are all of the older exams with answers (although no solutions on multiple choice exams)

http://www.casact.org/admissions/studytools/index.cfm?fa=older
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-19-2017, 03:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 961
Posted By Schroeder
That is a good point.

That is a good point.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-19-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 961
Posted By Schroeder
Just to clarify, the conductor on a passenger...

Just to clarify, the conductor on a passenger train is back in the cars with the passengers. The engineer is the person up front running the train.

This was the first revenue run on a new section...
Forum: Sports 12-18-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1,945
Views: 115,375
Posted By Schroeder
Two teams won/lost yesterday due to the two...

Two teams won/lost yesterday due to the two dumbest rules in football. The Pittsburg touchdown was called correctly (unless you think the hand stayed under the ball) but the rule sucks. I can't...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-18-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 961
Posted By Schroeder
This was literally the first revenue train on a...

This was literally the first revenue train on a new route for Amtrak, cutting through an area south of Tacoma and taking 10 minutes off of the old route from Seattle to Portland. There was...
Forum: Sports 12-14-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By Schroeder
How quickly before all of the regional Fox sports...

How quickly before all of the regional Fox sports affiliates become regional ESPN affiliates. Given the rapid decline of the quality of ESPN sports coverage lately, this will be an awful thing. At...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-30-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 702
Posted By Schroeder
If you would like the airlines point of view,...

If you would like the airlines point of view, instead of the pilot union point of view, AA released this today. Corporate spin but it appears to be a much smaller problem than the media was making...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-29-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,326
Posted By Schroeder
As a U.S. manager that does hiring I would agree...

As a U.S. manager that does hiring I would agree with this statement. If you are seven years out of college I would not even list any type of GPA / grade rank.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 11-19-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 375
Views: 114,773
Posted By Schroeder
In my experience, you will run faster in a race...

In my experience, you will run faster in a race environment just due to the extra people and adrenaline of running and racing with a group.

The biggest thing I have to do in a race is to keep from...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-10-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By Schroeder
Aukland to Sydney is about 1,300 miles, about the...

Aukland to Sydney is about 1,300 miles, about the same distance from New York to Dallas.

Certainly not "right off the coast", but now where near as far as Hawaii to California.
Forum: Sports 09-28-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,676
Posted By Schroeder
This is a federal case that involves multiple...

This is a federal case that involves multiple subjects and operations in multiple states. The FBI is the branch of federal government that investigates most federal crimes, who else do you expect...
Forum: Sports 09-18-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,023
Posted By Schroeder
Pretty good showing by the defense yesterday...

Pretty good showing by the defense yesterday until the 4th quarter. Trying to determine if that was good defense or if the Arizona offense is just bad like the Colts.

Offensive line is just...
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