How to Tackle Estimation Interview Questions

How to Tackle Estimation Interview Questions

“How would you estimate the number of people living in Iowa?” “How would you estimate expenses if you were planning the next Olympics?” “How many people could you fit on a football field?” “If a lottery ticket costs $3 and pays $12 if you win, what is the probability...
The Secret to Effective and Stress-Free Networking

The Secret to Effective and Stress-Free Networking

Guest post by: Stephen Camilli, FSA I work where I work today because of the people I know.  I married who I did because of the people I know.  I am who I am today, in large part, because of the people I know.  In a meritocratic profession with a stringent exam...
5 Not-So-Obvious Reasons To Become An Actuary

5 Not-So-Obvious Reasons To Become An Actuary

Written by: Roy Everyone who researches actuarial science learns about the high salaries, great work/life balance, and low stress work dynamic.  In addition to the fact that your qualification process is taking a series of exams instead of attending graduate school,...