Interview Questions & Tips

How To Answer “Tell Me About Yourself?”

How To Answer “Tell Me About Yourself?”

Walk into any interview, and you’re likely to hear this question: “Tell me about yourself?”

February 17, 2017 | By More
Interview Question: Tell Me About Yourself

Interview Question: Tell Me About Yourself

“So, tell me about yourself” Almost every interview I’ve ever been on has opened with this question. When I became a recruiter, I also used this question right off the top to set the tone for the interview.  Interviewers typically ask this question for three reasons: to learn about you, to determine your level of […]

July 17, 2014 | By More

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 […]

February 1, 2014 | By More
What Do You Think About Lying on Your Resume?

What Do You Think About Lying on Your Resume?

It is tempting to put little white lies on your resume. These might include overstating your knowledge of required software (“If they call me, I’ll teach myself over the weekend”), a certification (“They’ll never go through all that trouble to find out”) or extending dates at a former employer (“They can’t find out. The company […]

January 7, 2014 | By More

Job Search Help

Hot Actuary Jobs: June 27 to July 7, 2016

Hot Actuary Jobs: June 27 to July 7, 2016

Looking for a new job? Sign up for a free job seeker account at Actuary.com for access to the newest and freshest opportunities available!

July 7, 2016 | By More
How to Keep Your Spirits Up During Your Job Search

How to Keep Your Spirits Up During Your Job Search

If you’ve been in a job search for more than a few weeks you may be experiencing the feelings of defeat and despair, not to mention the urge to give up. It’s been a tough year, and then some, for those who have lost jobs for whatever reason. Interviewing with no second interviews or offers […]

January 7, 2014 | By More

Entry Level & Internships

Loads of Insurance Actuarial Jobs in the United States

Loads of Insurance Actuarial Jobs in the United States

In the insurance industry, all financial calculations are done by actuaries. Actuarial jobs in insurance companies involve the calculation of insurance premiums to be paid by different customers and also define the logic behind such premium payments. If you have been into an actuarial job for some time, you know how

February 5, 2014 | By More
Insurance Internship Opportunities

Insurance Internship Opportunities

There are a number of internship opportunities in insurance. Find intern jobs with an insurance company or agency in areas including marketing, claims and more. Internship Opportunities Available Now Internship opportunities for the summer are available now at

February 2, 2014 | By More

Actuarial Employment Areas

BLS: 148,000 Jobs Added to U.S. Economy is December

BLS: 148,000 Jobs Added to U.S. Economy is December

Leading Actuary Employment and Career Site Actuary.com Comments on General Employment Trends From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report   Atlanta, GA (January 31, 2018) — The US economy added 148,000 jobs in December, according to preliminary numbers released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report released on Friday, […]

January 31, 2018 | By More
US Economy Adds 228,000 Jobs in November

US Economy Adds 228,000 Jobs in November

Leading Actuary Employment and Career Site Actuary.com Comments on General Employment Trends From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report

December 29, 2017 | By More

Videos

Video – Actuarial Career Path

Video – Actuarial Career Path

Here is a good video on what actuaries do and what it is like to be an actuary.  

February 7, 2014 | By More
Video – Job Interview Basic Rules: Good Eye Contact, Good Handshake

Video – Job Interview Basic Rules: Good Eye Contact, Good Handshake

Start the interview off right with the basics…eye contact and handshake. Click continue to see video…

November 6, 2013 | By More

More Articles

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 […]

January 7, 2014 | By More
US Economy Rebounds From Hurricanes, Adds 261,000 Jobs in October

US Economy Rebounds From Hurricanes, Adds 261,000 Jobs in October

Leading Actuary Employment and Career Site Actuary.com Comments on General Employment Trends From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report   The U.S. economy added 261,000 jobs in October, according to preliminary numbers reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Economic Situation report released on Friday, November 3, 2017. “October’s gains largely […]

November 30, 2017 | By More
US Economy Lost 33,000 Jobs in September, Report Says

US Economy Lost 33,000 Jobs in September, Report Says

Leading Actuary Employment and Career Site Actuary.com Comments on General Employment Trends From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report

October 31, 2017 | By More
U.S. Household Income Up, Poverty Down, Report Says

U.S. Household Income Up, Poverty Down, Report Says

Leading Actuary Employment and Career Site Actuary.com Comments on Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Current Population Report Series

October 5, 2017 | By More