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Old 01-08-2020, 06:05 PM
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Default On average, how many times do you get solicited for non-actuarial positions per week?

And of course, what are those positions for typically?
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Old 01-08-2020, 06:51 PM
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Old 01-08-2020, 10:02 PM
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Old 01-08-2020, 10:13 PM
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Old 01-08-2020, 10:17 PM
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I mean, I go by Starbucks every day and they have a "Help Wanted" sign up, does that count?

Perhaps I'm confused as to what you're asking.
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Old 01-08-2020, 11:11 PM
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I've gotten the occasional linked-in note from a recruiter suggesting I apply for some really not-appropriate job. Some of those may have been non-actuarial. But the typical one is "experienced life actuary to head department" or "entry-level P&C position". (I'm an experienced FCAS, unqualified for the first, and uninterested in the second, as a competent recruiter could guess from my credentials.)
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Old 01-09-2020, 04:29 AM
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You might want to reconsider your denominator there.
I mean, when I've told recruiters that I'd actively consider a new role, I maybe hear about 1 of those a week - and those are all actuarial.
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Old 01-09-2020, 07:03 AM
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About once a year
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Old 01-09-2020, 08:00 PM
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Every once in a while I get some quack recruiter asking if I'm an FCAS.
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Old 01-09-2020, 08:40 PM
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I was browsing the interwebz and a pop-up asked me if I wanted to make 1000 a day working in my pjs
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