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Old 03-23-2017, 12:35 PM
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Not all of us are retired with lots of time to waste.
Ample time is required to expose the unseemly side of the actuarial profession. It is so widespread and diverse.
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And it was primarily a recognition of the immaturity of certain people, I believe.
I would never refer to "having a sense of humor" as "immaturity". How can folks see something labeled as an ASS training program, and not at least smile devilishly? At my age, my own personal ASS training program usually involves Metamucil.
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I would never refer to "having a sense of humor" as "immaturity". How can folks see something labeled as an ASS training program, and not at least smile devilishly? At my age, my own personal ASS training program usually involves Metamucil.
Funny, yeah. But not exactly an example of professionalism. Does not look good for this thread topic, IMO.
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