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Forum: Careers - Employment 03-18-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,684
Posted By JonesUCF
Would you focus on anyone in particular? And how...

Would you focus on anyone in particular? And how would you go about it? Short and no resume? Short with resume? Cover Letter length? Thanks.
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-18-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,684
Posted By JonesUCF
Emailing Chief Actuaries

I am planning on emailing chief actuaries in my target locations. How should one go about doing this? Should it be short and sweet and just ask for an informative interview? Should I send a somewhat...
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-11-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 982
Posted By JonesUCF
Entry Level job search

I got a couple questions. I'm casting a wide net for potential jobs, what other jobs look good for future employment in the actuarial field? Junior programmer? Analyst position?

Is there a...
Forum: University of Central Florida 02-07-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 13,748
Posted By JonesUCF
UCF Graduating in May 2013

Hey everyone,

I'm a math major at UCF and plan on graduating in May. I have already passed exam P and FM and sitting for MFE in March. I just wanted to reach out and connect with other UCF...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-29-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 859
Posted By JonesUCF
Alright, thanks for the input so far everyone. I...

Alright, thanks for the input so far everyone. I am working on some changes, and trying to find a format I like (mainly through this board). I have a question though. Should I list working at Tijuana...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-29-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 859
Posted By JonesUCF
EL Resume Critique- Tear it down

Hey everyone, hope you are all having a good day.

I'm studying for MFE in March and want to get my resume in tip top shape so I can start applying at a full-time pace once I pass MFE. My resume is...
Forum: Careers - Employment 12-07-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,607
Posted By JonesUCF
Phone Interview

So I landed a phone interview for an entry level position. Just want some advice on what to expect? What to avoid? What are some 'red flags'? Some things I should mention? Just some general phone...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-19-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By JonesUCF
Made some of the changes. I really am starting to...

Made some of the changes. I really am starting to like this more. What does everyone think of it now?
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-19-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By JonesUCF
Entry Level Resume Critique

With some minor additions, this is my resume approved by my advisor at my Uni. That being said, I take a lot of what they say with a grain of salt after years of experience dealing with them. So I...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-30-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,750
Posted By JonesUCF
I am trying to build those connections. I am...

I am trying to build those connections. I am hoping my internship next semester will give me some connections and I know the company is located all over so I can try to relocate, but that all hinges...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-29-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,750
Posted By JonesUCF
Just asking you guys for your personal advice, I...

Just asking you guys for your personal advice, I know google will always be there.

Northeast is just where I would like to land, which is why I wouldn't mind making a trip up there if it would...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-29-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,750
Posted By JonesUCF
I live in Florida, but want to relocate to the...

I live in Florida, but want to relocate to the northeast once I am out of school (May 2013). I have a couple friends up there so I would have a place to stay. Anywhere in the NYC, Philly area would...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-29-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,750
Posted By JonesUCF
Do you know if these career fairs are posted on...

Do you know if these career fairs are posted on their website? or where could someone find a schedule of events?
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-29-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,750
Posted By JonesUCF
Job Fairs

I plan to get on the job hunt real hard and just want to know the best routes to take.

I've heard attending different University job fairs is sometimes a good idea to get your resume out and talk...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 10-15-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,228
Posted By JonesUCF
Time to start the grind

Just passed FM, planning on sitting for MFE in March. What are options for study material? I used ACTEX for P and thought it was good (even though most of the material was a review) and used ASM for...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 08-01-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 35,338
Posted By JonesUCF
Finishing up summer school on friday, then diving...

Finishing up summer school on friday, then diving into studying hardcore. Passing the exam in October!!!
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-08-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,528
Posted By JonesUCF
yup only 4-5 classes! I've taken my VEE's so that...

yup only 4-5 classes! I've taken my VEE's so that knocked out like half of what I needed that differed from math.

The start up isn't really too related other than math is involved
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-07-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,528
Posted By JonesUCF
Yeah load is full, 4 summer, 4 fall, 4 spring. ...

Yeah load is full, 4 summer, 4 fall, 4 spring.

I agree as well except originally I was an engineering student so Business seemed like a good match and now Im only 1 class short of the minor so...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-07-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,528
Posted By JonesUCF
Question about college Major

I plan on graduating spring 2013, with the hopes of having P (already passed), FM (sitting in august) and MFE (hopefully in the spring), Degree in Math, minor in business. I will also 90% sure have...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-16-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,786
Posted By JonesUCF
Alright well how would I go about this...

Alright well how would I go about this professionally?? Send emails stating my situation and my intent to apply?

Thanks for the reply
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-16-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,786
Posted By JonesUCF
Entry level question

Just wondering...I plan on graduating next spring, so May 2013. I should have P, FM, MFE and maybe MLC done by then. My question is, when should I start applying for jobs? Should I wait until I...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 04-24-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 499
Posted By JonesUCF
iPhone App?

Is there any good apps on the iPhone (or in the Mac Store for that matter) that aids in the studying process. I searched and found some with no reviews so came here to get some advice.

Thanks in...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 04-16-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,519
Posted By JonesUCF
got my study manual in the mail!!!

got my study manual in the mail!!!
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-13-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,590
Posted By JonesUCF
Programming

Decided to add a programming language to my resume. Just got one question and sorry if this is in the wrong section.

What is the best programming language to know for an entry level candidate??
...
Forum: Probability 03-27-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,197
Posted By JonesUCF
I'm not offering this as advice but since u asked...

I'm not offering this as advice but since u asked Id like to answer...

Day before: had school and work till 4 then relaxed and took a nap till bout 7-8

Night before: (this is what I don't...
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