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Forum: Careers - Employment 10-06-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,447
Posted By JimF
Knoath, thanks very much for the feedback. I...

Knoath, thanks very much for the feedback. I have some IT skills including a recent online SAS course. Widening my geographical search would be difficult because of my wife's commitments, but we...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-05-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,447
Posted By JimF
Thanks, lolz. I am in my forties, have no...

Thanks, lolz. I am in my forties, have no actuarial job experience and am somewhat limited geographically. Those are probably factors in my lack of interviews. I also work full time, so I have...
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-05-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,447
Posted By JimF
I have posted on the resume subforum...

I have posted on the resume subforum http://www.actuarialoutpost.com/actuarial_discussion_forum/showthread.php?t=331241 but did not get much feedback there.
Forum: Careers - Employment 10-04-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,447
Posted By JimF
I have passed three exams, but have yet to land...

I have passed three exams, but have yet to land an interview for an actuarial job. I am wondering if I should try to start with an internship. I found out about an online Master's Degree program in...
Forum: Chess 09-30-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,083
Posted By JimF
I defeated Cynical Realist. Four games still...

I defeated Cynical Realist. Four games still going.
Forum: Chess 09-11-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,083
Posted By JimF
I defeated devilrox.

I defeated devilrox.
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 09-09-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By JimF
Thanks, Teller!

Thanks, Teller!
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-09-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,998
Posted By JimF
Three exams, no job in the field yet.

Three exams, no job in the field yet.
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-08-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
Watkins had a monster day for my opponent:(

Watkins had a monster day for my opponent:(
Forum: Diversions 09-08-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 140,823
Posted By JimF
Through the Ages

I have the online version for my phone and enjoy playing it a lot.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 09-07-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 22,904
Posted By JimF
I was lucky to pass as well. I think I was only...

I was lucky to pass as well. I think I was only level 5 on CA and guessed on a significant number of questions.
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-04-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
Zeke signed, so I will probably cut Pollard and...

Zeke signed, so I will probably cut Pollard and pick up Mark Andrews, Justin Jackson, John Brown or a one-week fill-in at defense.
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-02-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
I grabbed Ballage in the 13th round of a 14-round...

I grabbed Ballage in the 13th round of a 14-round draft. I was planning to take a kicker because the four teams drafting in between my last two picks still needed kickers, but Ballage was too good...
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-02-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
Yes, I was surprised Zeke slid to 8th, although...

Yes, I was surprised Zeke slid to 8th, although the league is full of Steeler and Eagle fans. I was surprised that Rams D fell to me in the 11th; otherwise I would have taken Pollard then. Cam...
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-02-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
That looks like a decent team, although I do not...

That looks like a decent team, although I do not see anyone besides McCaffrey that I would have taken with a top-24 pick. WR is a bit weak, but that is probably the position where late-rounders and...
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-02-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
Vance was round 8, not 7.

Vance was round 8, not 7.
Forum: Fantasy Football Sub-Forum 09-02-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 7,319
Posted By JimF
Here is my team in a 12-team half-ppr with the...

Here is my team in a 12-team half-ppr with the 8th pick:
QB Newton(7), Goff(9)
RB Zeke(1), Chubb(2), M Mack(6), Tony Pollard(12), Ballage(13)
WR Thielen(3), Robert Woods(4), Hilton(5),...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 09-02-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,791
Posted By JimF
HelloMyBaby, thanks for the feedback. I applied...

HelloMyBaby, thanks for the feedback. I applied for some data science and underwriter jobs, but did not hear back. I would guess it was because the exams are irrelevant, my engineering background...
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 09-01-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By JimF
Actuarial Career Fair in Pittsburgh

I signed up for an actuarial career fair at Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh on October 4. Should I take one-page resumes, two-page resumes, or both? Thanks in advance.
Forum: Resume & Cover Letter Advice Forum 09-01-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,791
Posted By JimF
What non-actuarial jobs would you recommend for...

What non-actuarial jobs would you recommend for someone with two exams, two engineering degrees that are more than fifteen years old, and few other qualifications? I would gladly take a potential...
Forum: Robert Morris University 08-29-2019, 09:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 12,983
Posted By JimF
I am not a student, but I signed up for their...

I am not a student, but I signed up for their fair on October 4, 2019.
Forum: Chess 08-21-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,953
Posted By JimF
That was a very interesting game. I thought I...

That was a very interesting game. I thought I was winning anyway at the end, but computer analysis showed you probably could have drawn.
Forum: Chess 08-19-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,953
Posted By JimF
I defeated Minnesotah on time.

I defeated Minnesotah on time.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 07-15-2019, 09:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 22,904
Posted By JimF
I took the test on Saturday. I have no clue...

I took the test on Saturday. I have no clue whether I passed. I thought there was a typo on one of the questions. I was about 5.8 on CA after my last practice exam the night before.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 07-05-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,276
Posted By JimF
I might sign up for the lognormal stock price...

I might sign up for the lognormal stock price seminar at 3 pm eastern on Sunday.
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