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Old 02-06-2019, 10:52 PM
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So I just graduated from an east coast university on Dec. 2018. with a 3.2 GPA and no internship experience. I passed exam p and fm, and exam srm waived. During my recent job hunting I feel like I'm really underqualified, am I really doomed? What should I do? And if I want to study for exams during my free time but don't which path I'm taking what should I start with...
Anything would be helpful and appreciate! Thanks!
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I was going to say my advice was to get better at English, but after reading this email from a banker who allegedly got a $40m bonus, I'm not sure if that's the best use of your time:

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“So vote goes thru. This capital did the trick why can’t varley diamond go to renco and say we need to make a special payment for this endeavour now. It was not his job no one else in the organization or at any other bank except credit suisse did this. Did it four times this year to save our arses and jobs guys you know the sell! If not what is the plan”
https://news.efinancialcareers.com/u...barclays-bonus
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I guess the answer is to stop trynna be an actuary and be a banker instead
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could maybe study but then who know? in the end, all job same...
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but seriously, the slang "tryna" means " trying to", so saying "tryna to be an actuary" sounds really, like, disturbingly wrong to a native speaker, like I want to stab my ears right now
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Amazingly enough, you are not the first poster to seek entry-level advice here:
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actu...ad.php?t=46382

Read, then get back to us.
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Old 02-07-2019, 12:37 PM
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Amazingly enough, you are not the first poster to seek entry-level advice here:
http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actu...ad.php?t=46382

Read, then get back to us.
Will sure do! Thank you!
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