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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-14-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 15,603
Posted By Woodrow
First Waffle House closure: Never!

First Waffle House closure: Never!
Forum: Surveys 02-12-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,073
Posted By Woodrow
Wrong ...

Wrong

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nix_v._Hedden
Forum: Surveys 02-11-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,073
Posted By Woodrow
This is an odd definition. We often...

This is an odd definition.

We often disagree on things involving the kids. Things involving the kids carry emotional weight. But these interactions usually aren't anything most people would...
Forum: Surveys 02-08-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 944
Posted By Woodrow
Did you fall on the wrong half of the Okay guide?...

Did you fall on the wrong half of the Okay guide?

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/SASUEbuCnzA/hqdefault.jpg
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-06-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Woodrow
I think I now have my first AO signature

I think I now have my first AO signature
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-06-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Woodrow
Does this happen in actuarial work? Why...

Does this happen in actuarial work?

Why don't you just go to the company directly?

Why don't you work for an actuarial consulting company that will send you out to the clients?
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-06-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Woodrow
Can you think of a better response to the OP? ...

Can you think of a better response to the OP?
If so, please post it.
Forum: Surveys 02-05-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 944
Posted By Woodrow
I'm super uptight. I used to sign my...

I'm super uptight.

I used to sign my signature perfectly. Then I learned that anarchists like you are destroying the system, so now I do a squiggle that approximates my signature, always making...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-05-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,602
Posted By Woodrow
This is great. I'm sorry if I (and some...

This is great.

I'm sorry if I (and some others) come across as negative in this thread. If I say this wouldn't work for me, I really mean just for me. This sounds like a wonderful approach to...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-05-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,602
Posted By Woodrow
I love the new picture!

I love the new picture!
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-05-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3,086
Views: 658,002
Posted By Woodrow
9/11/19 162.7 9/19/19 163.3 9/25/19 162.9 ...

9/11/19 162.7
9/19/19 163.3
9/25/19 162.9
10/2/19 162.1
10/9/19 164.3
10/16/19 163.4
10/23/19 163.4
...
12/11/19 162.1
12/23/19 159.5
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-05-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,602
Posted By Woodrow
:iatp: Totally this. I've realized...

:iatp:

Totally this.

I've realized recently that I'm not often hungry, but I very often want to eat. Especially in my kitchen, just walking in the room I have the overwhelming urge to snack.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-05-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,602
Posted By Woodrow
Part of it is that I was very, very skinny until...

Part of it is that I was very, very skinny until age 25 - when I started working in a cubicle. I suspect that's part of the reason my parents and I didn't focus on healthy food as a kid but instead...
Forum: Surveys 02-04-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 874
Posted By Woodrow
This. If you do it alone and no one ever knows...

This. If you do it alone and no one ever knows about it, no harm no foul.

What is this you are eating that's so horrible to be consumed cold? I guess a hot meal that is still fridge temp would...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-04-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,602
Posted By Woodrow
This sounds great, but it would be terrible for...

This sounds great, but it would be terrible for me.

Whenever I talk with a doctor about nutrition they always start by saying "You know what's healthy food" and I say that no, I don't.

I do...
Forum: Software & Technology 01-28-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 832
Views: 161,794
Posted By Woodrow
This doesn't happen often for me but... ...

This doesn't happen often for me but...

:bump:
Forum: Pension - Social Security 01-27-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,123
Posted By Woodrow
Just got this from the SOA I'm not...

Just got this from the SOA



I'm not surprised they had few takers. It was very expensive and very confusing and hard to use (I'm just in a complaining mood tonight) But still, it's a bit...
Forum: Pension - Social Security 01-27-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,123
Posted By Woodrow
That's not correct, they had a 6 hour session...

That's not correct, they had a 6 hour session October 31:
https://www.asppa.org/about/abcs/new-england/programs

It was - not to put too fine a point on it - terrible. But it got me the formal...
Forum: General Actuarial 01-27-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,145
Posted By Woodrow
When was it sent? I don't see it, but the...

When was it sent?

I don't see it, but the website says "If you receive an email for the survey, please take a few moments to provide your thoughts." so maybe it's not going to everyone
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-17-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,287
Posted By Woodrow
I don't think it's new. I've looked for jobs on...

I don't think it's new. I've looked for jobs on and off for the past 20 years and have had ghosting at points since the beginning.

I've also been on the employer's side. The reasoning is usually...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-15-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,137
Posted By Woodrow
Requested salary: "Market"

Requested salary: "Market"
Forum: General Actuarial 01-14-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 655
Posted By Woodrow
I pay SOA dues on my own (non actuarial role),...

I pay SOA dues on my own (non actuarial role), but I don't think there is any reason to pay AAA dues.
Forum: General Actuarial 01-14-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 655
Posted By Woodrow
I understand your question about the dues but CE...

I understand your question about the dues but CE is free.

CE is basically "did you learn something for X hours this year"? You surely did.

Some of those hours have to be formal, but there are...
Forum: General Actuarial 01-13-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,570
Posted By Woodrow
If you get a job with a Big 4 accounting firm -...

If you get a job with a Big 4 accounting firm - they hire actuaries - there will be significant restrictions and those restrictions grow as you rise in the company.
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-09-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,593
Posted By Woodrow
I think we are all misunderstanding the question....

I think we are all misunderstanding the question. the question clearly is

"Why do companies pay useless terrible employees so much more than great employees who contribute a lot. I'm a great...
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