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Weekly Actuary Career Advice: 36

Weekly Actuary Career Advice: 36

Every week, Actuary.com brings you the top career articles with the best advice. See what’s trending this week:  

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 35

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 35

Every week, the Actuary.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we review the signs you’re in a fake interview, contextual answers on quitting your job, and the moment a candidate realizes they could never work for a potential employer!

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 34

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 34

Every week, the Actuary.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we’re reviewing how to build a personal brand, how to answer questions about job-hopping, and how to double our salary.   Step-By-Step Guide For Building Your Personal Brand A personal brand is an “underestimated necessity for every professional”. Learn why and how you should […]

Actuarial Interview Preparation / Tips

Ace the Video Interview and Land that Actuarial Job

Ace the Video Interview and Land that Actuarial Job

It’s becoming more and more common for companies to conduct virtual interviews with candidates. Video interviews typically happen one of two ways – one-on-one interviews conducted in real time, where you answer questions via a live chat; or you record your answers to a series of questions. Whichever method you use, follow these tips to […]

Are Managers Obligated to Be a Reference?

Are Managers Obligated to Be a Reference?

As a manager, are you obligated to be a reference to a former employee? A letter-writers asks Ask A Manager’s Allison Green about the issue, and whether a small token of gratitude is required to former managers who act as references.

Are You Really Prepared for that Job Interview?

Are You Really Prepared for that Job Interview?

As someone who has worked in the human resources industry for years, it always surprises me how few people actually prepare for interviews. After sitting in on more interviews than I could count, it has become glaringly obvious that most people would rather not do the work – a red flag in any hiring managers […]

Actuarial Interview Questions

Ace the Video Interview and Land that Actuarial Job

Ace the Video Interview and Land that Actuarial Job

It’s becoming more and more common for companies to conduct virtual interviews with candidates. Video interviews typically happen one of two ways – one-on-one interviews conducted in real time, where you answer questions via a live chat; or you record your answers to a series of questions. Whichever method you use, follow these tips to […]

Are Managers Obligated to Be a Reference?

Are Managers Obligated to Be a Reference?

As a manager, are you obligated to be a reference to a former employee? A letter-writers asks Ask A Manager’s Allison Green about the issue, and whether a small token of gratitude is required to former managers who act as references.

Are You Really Prepared for that Job Interview?

Are You Really Prepared for that Job Interview?

As someone who has worked in the human resources industry for years, it always surprises me how few people actually prepare for interviews. After sitting in on more interviews than I could count, it has become glaringly obvious that most people would rather not do the work – a red flag in any hiring managers […]

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Actuary Job Descriptions for Actuarial Employment

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Actuarial Resume Help

Choose the Right Words for Your Resume and Interview

Choose the Right Words for Your Resume and Interview

Sometimes choosing the correct words in your resume and during an interview can make all the difference. The words you use to express yourself say more about you than you think. In fact, your vocabulary and the use of appropriate words say more about you than the message you are trying communicate. You are judged […]

Writing Cover Letters

Writing Cover Letters

Every week, the Actuary.com Employment Blog brings you the top career articles with the best advice. This week, we’re looking at resources to help you write a cover letter! 

Cover Letter and Resume Tips

Cover Letter and Resume Tips

What makes a great cover letter and resume? Linda Spencer, assistant director of the Office of Career Services at Harvard University, offers advice on how you can showcase your value in a simple and quick way that will get your interviewer’s attention.

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Actuarial Groups and Clubs

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What to Say Regarding Hard to Explain Aspects of Your Work History.

What to Say Regarding Hard to Explain Aspects of Your Work History.

Read this article if you might have trouble explaining why you were out of work, staying at home or are changing careers. Nobody’s perfect. But nobody wants to hear about your problems and baggage either. Especially in the job interview. Some people’s lives begin to sound like a Soap Opera because there have been so […]

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 33

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 33

Every week, the Actuary.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we revisit Skype interviews, workplace lies told by managers, and a possible 6-step algorithm for success.

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 32

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 32

Every week, the Actuary.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles. This week, we review raises, wimpy managers, and frustrating interview processes.

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 31

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 31

Every week, the Actuary.com Employment Blog revisits the week’s top career articles.