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Forum: Careers - Employment 04-15-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,192
Posted By L. Mo
I was thinking the same thing! And, OP,...

I was thinking the same thing!

And, OP, bert's advice is excellent, as always. :)
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-29-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,853
Posted By L. Mo
Went thru my Linked in connections, deleted the...

Went thru my Linked in connections, deleted the shady jobrecruit folks. Iíve already gotten a request from one of them. Yeesh!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-29-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 10,108
Posted By L. Mo
generally, I don't like brisket. Probably because...

generally, I don't like brisket. Probably because it's cooked til it's dead, generally
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-29-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 10,108
Posted By L. Mo
Homemade Gefilte Fish (as in, the house smells...

Homemade Gefilte Fish (as in, the house smells like fish (blech) for days) is the best! My mom and grandma made it every Passover and Rosh Hashanah. It's a full day's work. They had a fish guy on the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-25-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 483
Posted By L. Mo
will you marry me?

will you marry me?
Forum: Make a Suggestion or Report a Problem Here 02-22-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,058
Posted By L. Mo
I don't report people nearly as often as I could....

I don't report people nearly as often as I could. One of the many reasons I stay out of Political.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-22-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,388
Posted By L. Mo
clearly, it's me!

clearly, it's me!
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 02-20-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,083
Posted By L. Mo
my data is transactions on claims.I have loss...

my data is transactions on claims.I have loss date, report date, transaction date (type of transaction - pmt or reserve)

it's very basic. I need to make the "as of" happen.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 02-20-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,083
Posted By L. Mo
SQL to make triangles

Hi folks, wasn't sure whether to put this here or tech, but I am working for a very young company, and having to build code to make loss development triangles.

Has anyone coded in SQL to make...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-16-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,398
Posted By L. Mo
The late night calls...where is this recruiter...

The late night calls...where is this recruiter located? Sounds like she's on the other side of the planet. That alone would give me pause.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-15-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,091
Posted By L. Mo
Oh, honey, at the risk of ATGTFWG, I wasn't...

Oh, honey, at the risk of ATGTFWG, I wasn't thinking about you specifically.
(sorry Mods! I know this is a professional area!)
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-15-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,091
Posted By L. Mo
:kiss:

:kiss:
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-14-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,091
Posted By L. Mo
"feedbacks" makes me think you're not a native...

"feedbacks" makes me think you're not a native English speaker. Whether or not that is true, you need to have someone competent review your resume. Someone in the actuarial field (like nearly all of...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-12-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,382
Posted By L. Mo
where's Mary Pat when you need her? In my...

where's Mary Pat when you need her?

In my experience,
check totals on various exhibits,
match the numbers to some published report that you know has been verified within an inch of its life...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-10-2018, 11:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,917
Posted By L. Mo
:love:

:love:
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-06-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 927
Posted By L. Mo
I agree with Westley! Take the interview....

I agree with Westley!

Take the interview. Take the internship if they offer.
If nothing else, it's actuarial experience. you may find you like it. At least you'd be more articulate when applying...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-06-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,350
Posted By L. Mo
maybe.

maybe.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-05-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,350
Posted By L. Mo
I can't tell if they graduated, and how long ago....

I can't tell if they graduated, and how long ago. The second part is for curiosity
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-05-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,350
Posted By L. Mo
So, you're applying for a job thru LinkedIn

Hi! So, you're applying for a job thru LinkedIn! That's great, it's a cool tool. But, please, upload a real resume for this purpose, don't just submit your LI profile.

I currently have an opening,...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-05-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,219
Posted By L. Mo
the first appearance of "Actuary" in the Jobs...

the first appearance of "Actuary" in the Jobs Rated Almanac, I believe was in 1988.
I graduated college a few years after that.

I think, if you majored in math or stats, "actuary" was one of...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-31-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,420
Posted By L. Mo
Get the internship, then make it meaningful for...

Get the internship, then make it meaningful for you. It's a two-way 10-week interview for a full-time job. You can learn a lot if you make the most of it.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-31-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,279
Posted By L. Mo
Well, you've expressed a desire to be on that...

Well, you've expressed a desire to be on that team. You've also expressed an interest in this project. If you worked for me, I'd be concerned it would interfere with your actual work. but as long as...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-17-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,196
Posted By L. Mo
I'd call/e-mail whoever your contact is (HR?) to...

I'd call/e-mail whoever your contact is (HR?) to let them know that you have an offer from another company, so you're interested in knowing the procedure, and if it can be sped up.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-17-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,554
Posted By L. Mo
Having one year experience is better than none....

Having one year experience is better than none. Everyone understands that layoffs happen, and you were likely "last hired, first fired", and there's no shame in that - thems the breaks.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-16-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,178
Posted By L. Mo
I miss a lot of posters from that thread. Still...

I miss a lot of posters from that thread. Still pure gold!
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