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Forum: Financial Economics 12-14-2018, 05:40 PM
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Posted By Canadiens Fan
Does it say anywhere in the slides how long it...

Does it say anywhere in the slides how long it would take them to grade this module? In recent times it seems to have been 4 weeks max.
Forum: ERM module 12-13-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,391
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I'm using bullet points for tasks 1-7, although...

I'm using bullet points for tasks 1-7, although my bullets points are 2-3 lines each.



One decimal point. Being consistent throughout.
Forum: Careers - Employment 12-13-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By Canadiens Fan
3 weeks/exam?

3 weeks/exam?
Forum: Careers - Employment 12-12-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,028
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I have seen that happen where Data Scientists...

I have seen that happen where Data Scientists report to the head (FSA) of the Actuarial Research & Development team. Other actuaries on the team do stuff like market research.
Forum: Careers - Employment 12-12-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,028
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I don't think actuarial jobs are at risk in the...

I don't think actuarial jobs are at risk in the next 10-20 years.

Actuaries who work in Pricing don't just run AXIS batches all day. They deal with different departments such as Sales, Marketing,...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 12-12-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2,753
Views: 594,394
Posted By Canadiens Fan
2018-12-12 170 lbs. Had a free...

2018-12-12

170 lbs.

Had a free consultation at the gym yesterday and they measured by body fat % and other stuff. The personal trainer is telling me to lose 40 lbs of fat and gain 12 lbs of...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-30-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,028
Posted By Canadiens Fan
The only reason why I found it to be absurd is...

The only reason why I found it to be absurd is cause it said a "significant" number of actuaries make that much.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-30-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 26,673
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Same here.

Same here.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-30-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,028
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Haha indeed when you see that someone says a...

Haha indeed when you see that someone says a significant number of actuaries earn half a million a year. :rofl:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-29-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 32,941
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Let's take a paws from all these cat puns.

Let's take a paws from all these cat puns.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-28-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Study programs are expensive: books, study...

Study programs are expensive: books, study manuals, registration fees, paid study days, etc.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-28-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 32,941
Posted By Canadiens Fan
You going to the US for how long? I heard there's...

You going to the US for how long? I heard there's a blizzard in the Midwest.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-27-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 32,941
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Why don't you grab a recruiter and find a job in...

Why don't you grab a recruiter and find a job in the US so you could move in with OddSox? It seems to me like it's pretty easy for Canadians with a couple of years of experience.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-26-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 32,941
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Sorry it was a BS joke.

Sorry it was a BS joke.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-26-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By Canadiens Fan
If you joined recently then I would advise...

If you joined recently then I would advise against leaving right away. Make sure you learn as much as you can at this job for the next 18-24 months and then jump ship. Going by your signature, if you...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-26-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1,127
Views: 32,941
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Did you call TDA up to put down your bet for the...

Did you call TDA up to put down your bet for the over/under of how long the relationship's gonna last?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-26-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 406
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Depends if I have an LTC coverage or not.

Depends if I have an LTC coverage or not.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-21-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,413
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I've never heard of a company violating something...

I've never heard of a company violating something in writing.

I've heard of companies following up differently on things agreed upon verbally:

- Company A didn't have a study program when...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-21-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 346
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Looks really good! Food and history.

Looks really good!



Food and history.
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 11-21-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Just looked and your name ain't there no more.

Just looked and your name ain't there no more.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-21-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 346
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Visiting New York This Weekend

Hey guys,

I'm visiting New York for the first time this weekend (November 24th). I'll arrive Saturday in the early afternoon and leave the next day after supper. I'll stay in a hotel near the La...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 11-21-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By Canadiens Fan
I can see your name in the "Author" part of the...

I can see your name in the "Author" part of the PDF properties.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 898
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Thanks, my car always stays outside so I will...

Thanks, my car always stays outside so I will I'll just maintain the recommended 33 PSI.
Forum: Life Pricing Exam 11-16-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 24,716
Posted By Canadiens Fan
Which questions did you find to be the hardest?...

Which questions did you find to be the hardest? For me it has to be 5b, 6 and 10d.
Forum: Life Pricing Exam 11-16-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 24,716
Posted By Canadiens Fan
A coworker told me that it's likely that it's a...

A coworker told me that it's likely that it's a new exam committee this time around since the questions are so different from past sittings.
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