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Forum: Careers - Employment 10-19-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,546
Posted By whoanonstop
Fine. Replace my response to... "If someone...

Fine. Replace my response to...

"If someone has two offers.."

This isn't like a super crazy thing that never happens to anyone. :P

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-19-2017, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,546
Posted By whoanonstop
Yeah, I think the inability to accurately...

Yeah, I think the inability to accurately determine the quality of an EL candidate is one of the main problems. That could be a product of the candidates not being able to distinguish themselves or...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-18-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,361
Posted By whoanonstop
If you are behind because of you, then you don't...

If you are behind because of you, then you don't take them.
If you are behind because of anyone else, then you should still try to take them.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-18-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,546
Posted By whoanonstop
He has two offers. Regardless of his level, he...

He has two offers. Regardless of his level, he should negotiate on at least one of them. Plus, even at EL, unless someone is up against a wall financially, having extra time to learn things / pass...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-18-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,869
Posted By whoanonstop
Clearly, you've just forgotten who you are. Jas...

Clearly, you've just forgotten who you are. Jas can't be wrong.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-18-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,546
Posted By whoanonstop
If you make x and need to make 1.10x to justify...

If you make x and need to make 1.10x to justify the move, ask for 1.20x.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-12-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,869
Posted By whoanonstop
OP. Close the AO. Make a list of 10...

OP.

Close the AO.

Make a list of 10 companies that you are fond of.

Do you watch sports? Write down ESPN. Can you not get enough Spam? Write down Hormel. Are you a fan of fitness...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-10-2017, 05:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,778
Posted By whoanonstop
Just read the PySpark documentation and look for...

Just read the PySpark documentation and look for peoples notebooks online with examples. You already know Python well enough, stay away from the Scala until you absolutely need it.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-10-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,778
Posted By whoanonstop
Well yeah cause the databases spark usually works...

Well yeah cause the databases spark usually works with have JSON (or dictionary / map) structures.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-10-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 815
Posted By whoanonstop
Yeah dang, who would want to wait 10 years to...

Yeah dang, who would want to wait 10 years to make that much money? Especially when you have to take exams to get there?

-Riley
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-05-2017, 07:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
:lol: That's great, I must have been half...

:lol:

That's great, I must have been half asleep when I wrote this. :)

-Riley
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-05-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
I was hoping that insurance would be different...

I was hoping that insurance would be different than cable companies is all.

-Riley
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-05-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
That sounds magical. Do you live in an...

That sounds magical.

Do you live in an alternate universe? :)

-Riley
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-05-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
Dang, Metlife must have really good customer...

Dang, Metlife must have really good customer service then. They've always been ~3x more expensive than anything else I've quoted.

Funny enough that you mention this, because signing up for my new...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-05-2017, 02:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
In the past 10 years, I've lived in 9 different...

In the past 10 years, I've lived in 9 different states. Unfortunately, insurance premiums vary greatly between companies when moving across state lines. While A > B in state X, A <<< B in state Y....
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-04-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
Yeah, I don't think you can make a straight over...

Yeah, I don't think you can make a straight over comparison to Health/Life. :P My body is constantly running. Whereas with a vehicle, it make perfect sense to be able to cancel a policy (or have it...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-04-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
I was confused at your response and then I...

I was confused at your response and then I realized I wasn't being clear on a specific point. It is a mid-term cancellation, not a renew cancellation. Perhaps the better question is, why do I have...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-04-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,598
Posted By whoanonstop
Why do I have to always call to cancel an Auto Insurance policy?

What is the reason for having to always call in to cancel a policy? I'm assuming there is some specific rule around this that forces insurers to do this. At least I'd hope so... otherwise it lumps...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-04-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,229
Posted By whoanonstop
Don't you know? Amazon knows nothing about...

Don't you know? Amazon knows nothing about security. Leave that stuff to an insurance company's IT department.

We use AWS for everything, from storage to the computing.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,253
Posted By whoanonstop
Don't you know? I've worked everywhere cause I...

Don't you know? I've worked everywhere cause I can't hold down a steady job!

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,253
Posted By whoanonstop
Didn't see this before my last post, but it is...

Didn't see this before my last post, but it is pretty much touches on the same pain point.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,253
Posted By whoanonstop
Being able to find out if your manager feels that...

Being able to find out if your manager feels that way earlier on is beneficial as well. Is it not a red flag if a manager flipped a table if they saw you casually looking at job listings?

On...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,253
Posted By whoanonstop
This is fairly correct, but very few people are...

This is fairly correct, but very few people are going to admit to it.

-Riley
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,253
Posted By whoanonstop
The question is a pretty general and spans any...

The question is a pretty general and spans any job where you have a screen that sits in front of you.

Unless you're suggesting that actuaries themselves should have a specific answer to the...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-03-2017, 01:39 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,253
Posted By whoanonstop
So much paranoia. Is there anyone on this...

So much paranoia.

Is there anyone on this forum who has gotten fired for looking at job listings while at work?

And if so, was that the main reason?

My guess is no.

Sure, you shouldn't...
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