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Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 11:39 AM
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Posted By ronaldy27
Nice humblebrag about skipping EVP and going...

Nice humblebrag about skipping EVP and going directly from SVP to CA.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,020
Posted By ronaldy27
Yeah those numbers seem right. Don't set DW...

Yeah those numbers seem right.
Don't set DW simpson salary survey as your limit imo.

Make it to senior management for those 7 figures imo.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,020
Posted By ronaldy27
Well this VP is my manager's boss but I sort of...

Well this VP is my manager's boss but I sort of report to him directly with some projects. His pay is justified because he has so many guys reporting under him.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,020
Posted By ronaldy27
For execs mainly. I would be surprised if your...

For execs mainly. I would be surprised if your company didin't have it for your executives.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,020
Posted By ronaldy27
Good for me? Who said I'm making good money? lol

Good for me? Who said I'm making good money? lol
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,020
Posted By ronaldy27
P&C

P&C
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-18-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,020
Posted By ronaldy27
Yeah. The questions being asked here are...

Yeah. The questions being asked here are inconsequential due to so many factors that contribute to the determination of one's salary (at VP level especially).

There could be a very experienced VP...
Forum: MAS-I 09-18-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 22,882
Posted By ronaldy27
The time series questions on the last spring exam...

The time series questions on the last spring exam were ridiculously simple. Just straight up calculation.
It could change ofc. I recommended people this in the past and I still stand with it: Focus...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-17-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 862
Views: 63,994
Posted By ronaldy27
Umbrellas usually include the exclusions under...

Umbrellas usually include the exclusions under primary right?
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-17-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,474
Posted By ronaldy27
You might just be a genius. :D BTW, for...

You might just be a genius. :D

BTW, for those taking Exam 6 - US, are we still tested on Canadian regulations/laws?
I'm not preparing for exam 6 right now but wondered about this while studying...
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-17-2018, 03:18 PM
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Views: 63,994
Posted By ronaldy27
How about if there are holes on the umbrella? Any...

How about if there are holes on the umbrella? Any way to fill the gaps on those holes? :D
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-17-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,474
Posted By ronaldy27
How is he TIA manual?

How is he TIA manual?
Forum: Exam 8 (old Part 9) - Advanced Ratemaking 09-17-2018, 02:58 PM
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Views: 63,994
Posted By ronaldy27
Correct me if I'm wrong. Not all policies under...

Correct me if I'm wrong.
Not all policies under umbrella are "drop down?"
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-14-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,310
Posted By ronaldy27
Quick question for you. I see that you manual is...

Quick question for you. I see that you manual is a "detailed summary."
I assume you recommend using the manual in conjunction with the original text? Or would you say that using your manual solely...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-14-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,441
Posted By ronaldy27
I agree with this. In actuarial, if you know...

I agree with this.
In actuarial, if you know VBA and SQL very well, you should be set. Add proficiency in R, and you're golden.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-13-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,474
Posted By ronaldy27
Thanks for the info. CF + CC seem like a good...

Thanks for the info.
CF + CC seem like a good combination.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 09-13-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 22,474
Posted By ronaldy27
Are you currently using all 3 to study? Correct...

Are you currently using all 3 to study?
Correct me if I'm wrong. The combined cost of CF and CC are less than that of TIA?
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-13-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,441
Posted By ronaldy27
I've used C++ and Python in school. I know these...

I've used C++ and Python in school. I know these are used more heavily in banking quant work.

If I had to choose a language to be more useful in the actuarial career, I'd def choose R.
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-13-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,441
Posted By ronaldy27
Good English for clear communication. :D In...

Good English for clear communication. :D

In all seriousness, it seems R is used more often in actuarial than Python.
Free packages in R FTW
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-13-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,269
Posted By ronaldy27
I could be wrong here but I'd worry if there is...

I could be wrong here but I'd worry if there is no mobility within the company and the only manager you're reporting to doens't know what he's doing and you're stuck with him until you leave the...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-13-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,269
Posted By ronaldy27
Underperforming and not having work are two...

Underperforming and not having work are two different things.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-13-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,701
Posted By ronaldy27
With a lot of glory holes

With a lot of glory holes
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-13-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,701
Posted By ronaldy27
Getting old

Getting old
Forum: Risk Management 09-13-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,814
Posted By ronaldy27
The part where I had to ask a colleague was for...

The part where I had to ask a colleague was for determining the correct "group-level" GWP needed to calculate the risk charge for "excessive premium growth."

As for what you're wondering, someone...
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-13-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,780
Posted By ronaldy27
I'd love to know this too.

I'd love to know this too.
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