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Forum: Careers - Employment 04-22-2017, 12:39 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By thinhnham2806
https://transamerica.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/U...

https://transamerica.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/US/job/Plano-Texas/AXIS-Developer---Actuary-Level-4s_R20005426
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-18-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,722
Posted By thinhnham2806
Transamerica is hiring illustration programmer...

Transamerica is hiring illustration programmer with ASA
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-18-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 20,152
Posted By thinhnham2806
I kinda agree with OP. If your goal is to become...

I kinda agree with OP. If your goal is to become an actuary, then do not complain about the exams.
I 'm in the software development field. It's not because i don't like taking the exams or this...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-19-2017, 01:14 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 32,259
Posted By thinhnham2806
do not fear automation

In my opinion, a lot of work we are doing might not be actuarial. Automation can help us get these boring non-actuarial tasks done so actuaries can focus on actuarial work. I might be wrong on this...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-16-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,927
Posted By thinhnham2806
I will stay committed to exam C this June and...

I will stay committed to exam C this June and spend time doing practice problems every weekend. I think I underestimated the exams and didn't prepare for them properly. I need to get one exam out of...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-13-2017, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,927
Posted By thinhnham2806
preparing for MLC in 2 months. Will you recommend doing this ?

Hello everyone,

I took MLC and C last year but didn't pass. Today I took the exam C and didn't pass again. I already finished the manual for MLC. I want to take a break from Exam C. Given I...
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-29-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,967
Posted By thinhnham2806
try applying for analyst jobs ! The entry-level...

try applying for analyst jobs ! The entry-level work should be similar to those jobs!
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-29-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,113
Posted By thinhnham2806
I am an actuarial science major and currently...

I am an actuarial science major and currently working as an actuarial assistant for a small firm. The math classes I took (real analysis, numerical analysis ...) are very useful and I am still using...
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-18-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,962
Posted By thinhnham2806
I have been building a web based interface for...

I have been building a web based interface for our pension valuation system using Python as the server side language and modern web languages (JS,Jquery) for the front-end interface. Even though this...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-21-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,720
Posted By thinhnham2806
You will get used to it :D try emailing the chief...

You will get used to it :D try emailing the chief actuary !
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-21-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,093
Posted By thinhnham2806
Then be a data scientist or an engineer so that...

Then be a data scientist or an engineer so that you can work with techies all day long!
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-23-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,409
Posted By thinhnham2806
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-23-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,409
Posted By thinhnham2806
knowing PHP and HTML is enough for creating an...

knowing PHP and HTML is enough for creating an interactive and simple webpage. Don't bother using javascript unless you want to make it fancy and it is not easy to work with ! KISS (KEEP IT SIMPLE...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-18-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,762
Posted By thinhnham2806
you can work as a web designer/developer. PHP is...

you can work as a web designer/developer. PHP is an interesting language ! I think you should learn the basics of SQL and VBA. Employers don't expect you to know everything !
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-06-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,860
Posted By thinhnham2806
If you really need a job after graduation, apply...

If you really need a job after graduation, apply for Business analyst or any analyst positions to gain work experience ! It is not hard to get these jobs with a college degree. Actuarial employers...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 11-13-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 991
Views: 135,445
Posted By thinhnham2806
Had my exam this morning at 8 and passed. Don't...

Had my exam this morning at 8 and passed. Don't skip any section. The ASM manual covers everything on the syllabus. I wanted to take a nap after the exam but I couldn't because I had too much coffee...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 11-09-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,225
Posted By thinhnham2806
Do I need to memorize A(r,t,T) for the interest...

Do I need to memorize A(r,t,T) for the interest models ?
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-11-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 686
Views: 669,938
Posted By thinhnham2806
Some actuarial jobs can be frustrating and super...

Some actuarial jobs can be frustrating and super boring. Some people think the work interesting but some do not. During my last internship, we were super busy with a boring (sometimes frustrating)...
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-29-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,005
Posted By thinhnham2806
jdb004 said, " Chinese people like money. That is...

jdb004 said, " Chinese people like money. That is why they are good actuaries."
I replied, " Chinese people don't like working in China. They like America better."
I think he used bing translate...
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-29-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,005
Posted By thinhnham2806
中国人不喜欢在中国做工作! 他们喜欢美国很多了!!!:kiss:

中国人不喜欢在中国做工作! 他们喜欢美国很多了!!!:kiss:
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 08-25-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 754
Posted By thinhnham2806
Oops !!!Thanks ! i need to fix that ! I meant the...

Oops !!!Thanks ! i need to fix that ! I meant the actuaries I WORKED FOR :)
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 08-25-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 754
Posted By thinhnham2806
Thank you for the help ! I fixed the 3rd...

Thank you for the help ! I fixed the 3rd paragraph based on your advice. The position only requires proficency in Word and Excel and at least on one actuarial exam. The job description is very...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 08-24-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 754
Posted By thinhnham2806
Post Cover Letter Critique

Hi everyone,

I am currently looking for an entry-level position at an insurance company. Attached is my cover letter.

I tried to keep it short but the middle part is kind of wordy. Please give...
Forum: Careers - Employment 08-03-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,199
Posted By thinhnham2806
I don't like your attitude !

I don't like your attitude !
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-30-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 10,732
Posted By thinhnham2806
I met a narrow-minded person like him last...

I met a narrow-minded person like him last semester. The guy hated our professor just because he doesn't have American accent but his grammar is perfect. Guess what? that guy couldn't pass any class.
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