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Forum: Careers - Employment 04-28-2012, 02:34 AM
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Posted By TheMJ
Thanks, much appreciated.

Thanks, much appreciated.
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-28-2012, 02:16 AM
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Views: 6,841
Posted By TheMJ
I agree with that. But I'm way out of the...

I agree with that. But I'm way out of the competition for other jobs that people actually want. There is a steady supply of younge candidates who have more exams and some relevant experience, and...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-27-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,841
Posted By TheMJ
Health Consulting, pretty tight within that since...

Health Consulting, pretty tight within that since all what we do is self insured groups, for one group only. And yes, I had a boss who can be described as lacking the leadership skills to say the...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-27-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,841
Posted By TheMJ
This field is not for me, swtching back to what I did best

Hello All,

I've been staying away from posting here for a while now since I've been re-evaluating my career switch. For those who are unfamiliar, I switched after spending 8 years in education...
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-07-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,766
Posted By TheMJ
In wanting to be specific to their situation,...

In wanting to be specific to their situation, they first need to be specific about their situation.

Things that come to mind, are they EL? Experienced? In what? for how long? How many exams?...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-29-2012, 12:56 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 282,134
Posted By TheMJ
What is your primary source of practice problems?...

What is your primary source of practice problems? I have the AB problems and ASM from the previous setting. Really wondering where to focus.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-27-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,087
Posted By TheMJ
Sign me up for whatever you're teaching.

Sign me up for whatever you're teaching.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-27-2012, 11:54 AM
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Views: 282,134
Posted By TheMJ
Thanks Joe, I didn't know that. FWIW, your...

Thanks Joe, I didn't know that. FWIW, your products rock.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-26-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,087
Posted By TheMJ
When are you starting your own MFE course?

When are you starting your own MFE course?
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-26-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 282,134
Posted By TheMJ
I'm trying to go through the AB reviwe problems,...

I'm trying to go through the AB reviwe problems, but they're just too much. Perhaps I'll re-do all the problems from the seminar and then proceed to practice exams. (There are 217 problems in the...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-26-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,684
Posted By TheMJ
5

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Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-22-2012, 08:28 PM
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Views: 282,134
Posted By TheMJ
April 19th here, I like taking it on the first...

April 19th here, I like taking it on the first day.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-21-2012, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,293
Posted By TheMJ
I used it, would certainly advise using AB for...

I used it, would certainly advise using AB for this one instead. It comes with self-contained review notes, read the notes, watch the videos, ..., profit.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-15-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,535
Posted By TheMJ
I honestly can't see what in your post might have...

I honestly can't see what in your post might have counted towards an infraction point.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-14-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,535
Posted By TheMJ
Red font means he was joking.

Red font means he was joking.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-12-2012, 03:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,123
Posted By TheMJ
Agreed. I'd rather be told upfront that no study...

Agreed. I'd rather be told upfront that no study time can be taken rather than being told that I can take 120 hours while actually getting zero.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-11-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,123
Posted By TheMJ
Try fitting them in the 40 hours my employer...

Try fitting them in the 40 hours my employer gives for each exam (This is true starting with P and all the way up to FSA exams), or even in the 10 hours you get for a retake. And yeah, if you fail an...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-10-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,450
Posted By TheMJ
Short put is a hint that the portfolio has a long...

Short put is a hint that the portfolio has a long call. Think of positions like this: You start with a neutral position, you're not long or short anything, being short a put means your position now...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-09-2012, 11:02 AM
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Views: 282,134
Posted By TheMJ
:iatp: strongly.

:iatp: strongly.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-08-2012, 10:21 PM
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Views: 282,134
Posted By TheMJ
Finally done with AB seminar. Now is the time to...

Finally done with AB seminar. Now is the time to put together a formula sheet and start attemting AB review problems while learning MLC material.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-08-2012, 10:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,333
Posted By TheMJ
Elasticity is inevitable, but will mostly be a...

Elasticity is inevitable, but will mostly be a step through the solution, it'd be easier if they just ask you to find the elasticity. Technically, any question on gamma or theta is a fair game, but...
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-06-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,056
Posted By TheMJ
Seems like you do well on your own with a text,...

Seems like you do well on your own with a text, which means you don't need the visual tools provided by online seminar. If so, ASM is more than enough. If you end up having enough time after you go...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-05-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,152
Posted By TheMJ
Mind having some discussion over PM?

Mind having some discussion over PM?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 02-05-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 681
Views: 87,884
Posted By TheMJ
Not offered jointly between SOA and CAS.

Not offered jointly between SOA and CAS.
Forum: Investment / Financial Markets 02-01-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 993
Posted By TheMJ
Dr. Yates (the person who teaches the seminar) is...

Dr. Yates (the person who teaches the seminar) is not on AO, but he responds quickly to emails, I suggest you try emailing him.

But perhaps your question relates to the basic assumptions of BS...
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