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Making the Actuary Sector Switch

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Actuaries are part of a steadily growing profession that changes and thrives each and every year. Not only are the sectors constantly transforming, but so are the interests of those currently in the profession. In the early years, actuaries typically started out in the life insurance sector, but now they have expanded into health insurance, […]

Insurance Regulation in the Changing Chinese Market

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In the past several years, economic growth in China has slowed from from 10.6 percent to 6.7 percent in 2016. Conversely, the digital economy has grown by 20 percent annually. An article published in the June/July issue of the Actuary Magazine details how this changing economic environment has affected the insurance markets in China. Life […]

Expanding Your IT Skill Set

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Whether you’re looking to expand your IT skillset, or want to know more about what your IT coworkers are talking about, there are a range of resources available to you that will expand your IT skill set. The Fall 2016 CAS E-Forum (released by the CAS Data and Technology Working Party) offers in-depth explanations of […]

Accepting A Job Offer You Might Not Want

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Accepting a job offer you aren’t 100% excited to accept is not usually the most ideal. On the other hand, you might not have the option to turn it down. When you SHOULD accept the job:  If you really need it. If it’s the stepping stone to a job you actually want When you SHOULD […]

5 Thing to Consider Before Changing Careers

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The average time spent at one company or career has drastically been lowered to about three years, meaning people of all ages are looking now, more than ever, to do a ‘career pivot’. While this can be an exciting yet daunting time in your life, here are 5 things that you need to keep in […]

Hire the Right Actuarial Candidate For Your Company

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Companies looking to add or replace positions at their organization are always left with the exhausting task of finding a candidate that will not only be qualified, but also be the ‘right fit’. Lucky for you, our team of experienced actuarial recruiters do the hard work for you. We work hard to find the right candidates […]

Fidget Spinners; An Injury Just Waiting to Happen

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Accounting for nearly 17% of all toy sales daily, who could have thought that the hottest toy around, might also be the most dangerous. According to an article found on Property Casualty 360, fidget spinners have been the center of quite a few issues, such as choking hazards, parts getting stuck stuck on fingers and […]

Propel Your Actuary Career by Changing Jobs

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Few professions can claim as positive a career outlook as the actuarial market. Now is an important opportunity for actuaries to benefit from job growth and recognition by businesses as an increasingly valuable discipline. As demand for actuaries increases, so does job security, but professionals have more to gain by making a move than staying […]