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Forum: Careers - Employment 09-15-2018, 08:34 AM
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Yeah I'm not so sure about applying even if I'm a...

Yeah I'm not so sure about applying even if I'm a near-ASA, since I have under two years of experience in total. Like a few posters said, there's no shortage of ASAs either.

Seeing as some...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 08-07-2018, 01:06 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
what is the SRM stuff tho

what is the SRM stuff tho
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-31-2018, 02:59 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Oh that's true. I see Milliman/WTW/Mercer an...

Oh that's true. I see Milliman/WTW/Mercer an awful lot on that website too.

If a company seems to have more than a couple of successful filings in its name I just go for it (if the position seems...
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-31-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
So you're saying it's probably more beneficial to...

So you're saying it's probably more beneficial to look for companies in super large cities when applying? I'm using h1bdata.info (not sure if I've mentioned that) to see if there's at least some...
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-30-2018, 02:35 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
What do you mean by company culture?

What do you mean by company culture?
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-30-2018, 02:33 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
so this is how it ends...

so this is how it ends...
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-30-2018, 02:32 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
haha hell to the no on that, but that doesn't...

haha hell to the no on that, but that doesn't mean I can't get afraid knowing what will happen when I hit 'yes' on my application.
Forum: Careers - Employment 07-29-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,482
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
How experienced do you have to be for an H-1B sponsorship to be okay?

Sorry if that question is phrased like shit, but how far into the SOA program to you have to be to not be that afraid to tick "yes" when you're asked if you'll need an H-1B sponsorship in the future?...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 07-22-2018, 02:03 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Entry Level resume help?

Hey AO,

I've weeded out most of the stuff I've done, for this resume (i.e. only the most defining activities/experience is in it) but for some reason it feels simultaneously stuffy and not...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-18-2018, 06:19 AM
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Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Do you know when will they post the breakdown of...

Do you know when will they post the breakdown of scores per question?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-14-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 560
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
I was afraid I'm hurrying myself up too much at...

I was afraid I'm hurrying myself up too much at first, but I think the real blessing was having half an hour of spare time at the end. I knew for a fact that I have 16 correct with certainty, so I...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-13-2018, 01:09 PM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
it blew my mind out of this world lol

it blew my mind out of this world lol
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-13-2018, 11:22 AM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
HOLY SHIT GUYS I ACTUALLY PASSED I mixed up my...

HOLY SHIT GUYS I ACTUALLY PASSED I mixed up my Candidate ID at first when I went searching for it in the PDF HOLY CRAP OMGOMGOMGOMGOMG THIS IS AWESOME
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-13-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Thnik I didn't pass, at least looking through...

Thnik I didn't pass, at least looking through that list...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-13-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Godspeed, everyone!

Godspeed, everyone!
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 07-11-2018, 03:04 AM
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Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
So I feel more and more certain I'm getting a...

So I feel more and more certain I'm getting a 65-67. At this point it doesn't really matter but I really hope I don't need to take LTAM. Let's hope the pass grade is closer to 65ish? This exam's a...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 06-28-2018, 09:25 AM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
I graded myself on exam day and got to a 67. I'll...

I graded myself on exam day and got to a 67. I'll say it'd be +/-3 because I guessed on the 5 MCQs I wasn't sure of.

I'm quite confident I got at least two WA questions, especially the covariance...
Forum: FAC, APC and PEC discussion forum 06-12-2018, 04:10 AM
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Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
So when do we get notified about the APC completion?

I attended an APC at the end of April but I'm not too sure how this works.

Do I get an email saying I have completed/passed the APC? Does it show up anywhere on the MySOA pages? I can't see it...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-27-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
but real talk I had a Putnam-level fear finishing...

but real talk I had a Putnam-level fear finishing the WA section, except in this case it wasn't about difficulty but length
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-27-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
iirc it was just a matter of cracking the VTx's...

iirc it was just a matter of cracking the VTx's and VTy's open and finding the expectation of their product, then I subtracted the AxAy term and rearranged things and ended up with the real deal
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-25-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
I actually solved this one! I marked it as a dud...

I actually solved this one! I marked it as a dud when doing the 15 mintue read through, but it came as a saving grace later on (if I pass I owe it to this one)
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,824
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
I don't get the constraint given the 30-something...

I don't get the constraint given the 30-something mini-questions in the WA section, and since some of them aren't even that "mini".

It's like a swimming competition but you're not allowed to raise...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Feel like I'm at a 5.8 for this one. I estimate...

Feel like I'm at a 5.8 for this one. I estimate my score to be ~68-70, although WA/guessed MC questions might give or take two points
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
Borderline, feels like I'm going to lose my mind

Borderline, feels like I'm going to lose my mind
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 04-24-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 113,823
Posted By ThereIsNoSpoon
I took it. I am either done or I'm done for

I took it. I am either done or I'm done for
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