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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 418
Posted By NormalDan
Foxes won't hunt themselves :judge:

Foxes won't hunt themselves :judge:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 418
Posted By NormalDan
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum Yesterday, 10:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 382
Posted By NormalDan
I do put Education after job experience though,...

I do put Education after job experience though, since it's definitely less relevant.
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum Yesterday, 10:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 382
Posted By NormalDan
:iatp: If you left it off I'd be immediately...

:iatp: If you left it off I'd be immediately wondering this, although would guess that it was space concerns



I'm definitely pro-1 page. The point of the resume is to get to a longer...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-17-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2,120
Views: 102,760
Posted By NormalDan
RN... but I can't place it...

RN... but I can't place it...
Forum: Exam 8 - Advanced Ratemaking 10-17-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 58,947
Posted By NormalDan
I won't mind a Venter so much but a full blown...

I won't mind a Venter so much but a full blown dispersion matrix IQ question... sounds scary
Forum: Exam 8 - Advanced Ratemaking 10-17-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 58,947
Posted By NormalDan
Yeah you need the whole booklet. There are...

Yeah you need the whole booklet. There are questions where you need to look up values from the ISO or NCCI rating manual.
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-17-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 727
Posted By NormalDan
I wouldn't hold out hope for an exam with lots of...

I wouldn't hold out hope for an exam with lots of direct, clear problems.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-17-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,316
Posted By NormalDan
And then you'd have to turn them back on whenever...

And then you'd have to turn them back on whenever TDA posts
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-17-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,121
Posted By NormalDan
I was like ...!? and then remembered it's October

I was like ...!? and then remembered it's October
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-16-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,121
Posted By NormalDan
Jobs that are more prone tend to be things like...

Jobs that are more prone tend to be things like sales.

Actuaries help make sure the company doesn't go bankrupt so if you start firing the actuaries when things go poorly it's kinda risky.. more...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-16-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,121
Posted By NormalDan
Actuarial is basically famous for being...

Actuarial is basically famous for being relatively less prone to harm from recessions so it'll probably be uneventful.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-16-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 10,693
Posted By NormalDan
Sounds like it's going well! I got to 33 on...

Sounds like it's going well!

I got to 33 on my hunter last night.. enjoying this more. Feels more realistic for what I plan to do, which is mainly world PVP and maaybe PUG a raid sometime.

Also...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-16-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 475
Posted By NormalDan
:iatp: Another learning I had by the end of the...

:iatp: Another learning I had by the end of the prelims was that the high level ADAPT questions are really a waste of time. ADAPT levels like 4-6 were good, they'd test you on the calculations at a...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-16-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 475
Posted By NormalDan
One thing I learned near the end of the prelims...

One thing I learned near the end of the prelims was that it's very easy to mislead yourself taking ADAPT exams. The key thing (for me) to passing exams , particularly the computational early ones, is...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-15-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,203
Posted By NormalDan
I've wondered about this... I basically always...

I've wondered about this... I basically always answer the phone "Hello?" except when I'm expecting a call from a recruiter/interview and I say "NormalDan"... I guess this is better? But having been...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-14-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 4,067
Posted By NormalDan
:tfh: This is definitely something I've had to...

:tfh: This is definitely something I've had to work on
Forum: Software & Technology 10-11-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 25,126
Views: 6,311,409
Posted By NormalDan
Clearly you don't have enough of a problem of...

Clearly you don't have enough of a problem of rerolling
Forum: Software & Technology 10-08-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 25,126
Views: 6,311,409
Posted By NormalDan
You can certainly hook up a PC to a TV, a TV is...

You can certainly hook up a PC to a TV, a TV is really a big monitor with a worse refresh rate, usually. And you can also use a controller. And DVDs aren't a problem.



I do. It's actually...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 10-08-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,418
Posted By NormalDan
Is "we didn't even take more than 1/4 of this...

Is "we didn't even take more than 1/4 of this group's income!" that compelling? 1/4 feels like a sizeable chunk.
Forum: Exam 8 - Advanced Ratemaking 10-04-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 58,947
Posted By NormalDan
Right, R = (b + c*L)*T is when you've got actual,...

Right, R = (b + c*L)*T is when you've got actual, ratable losses and you're calculating the premium to charge (with likely some refund/charge for the difference from the initial premium).

(B +...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-04-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 571
Views: 64,981
Posted By NormalDan
Good, though he should have it go to a document...

Good, though he should have it go to a document rather than his desktop :judge:
Forum: Sports 10-04-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,126
Posted By NormalDan
538 has MCI to win the league with results...

538 has MCI to win the league with results through YTD? They're cray
Forum: Sports 10-04-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,126
Posted By NormalDan
Well we had a good run.

Well we had a good run.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-04-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 731
Posted By NormalDan
Whoops.. I voted for 8 thinking it was 9.. I've...

Whoops.. I voted for 8 thinking it was 9.. I've only played 8 and 9 (thought I'd only played 7 and 8)

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