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SAT scores determine your life 16 19.05%
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Enroll in Real Analysis 24 28.57%
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Ke$ha himself has never studied real analysis.
Is this true ? If so, then we are all the victims of the greatest troll in the history of the AO.
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Definitely the cold emailing advice. I got my first two jobs that way.
I didn't get my first job that way, but many many interviews were the result of cold emails.
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The most important thing I have learned from the career forum is that the gurus in this field and keepers of supreme knowledge regarding all matters pertaining to the actuarial profession are unlettered actuarial students with < 5 years of experience.
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The most important thing I have learned from the career forum is that the gurus in this field and keepers of supreme knowledge regarding all matters pertaining to the actuarial profession are unlettered actuarial students with < 5 years of experience.
truth.com

On a serious note, most FSA's wouldnt waste their time on this site. so you are likely not going to get good info on the careers board.
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On a serious note, most FSA's wouldnt waste their time on this site. so you are likely not going to get good info on the careers board.
I've been a FCAS longer than you've been employed.
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I learned that no amount of higher education credentials can stifle the type of crippling insecurity that precipitates leading an empty life of constantly comparing yourself to others
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I've been a FCAS longer than you've been employed.
I said most. And you are not that smart so you don't count.
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I said most. And you are not that smart so you don't count.
Is your opinion based on him not taking real analysis?
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I can help you guys heal inside. Talk to me. How many hugs did you want from daddy? Will hugs from me now all these years later help to soothe those wounds?
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Is your opinion based on him not taking real analysis?
That plus being in a part time B-school with > 50% acceptance rate.
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