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Figuring Out What Job is Right for You.

Figuring Out What Job is Right for You.

In trying to decide what type of job you really want, think about what is important to you. If you were to sign up with an online dating service the first task for you to complete would be to describe what you are looking for. “What you are seeking in a mate?” It makes sense. […]

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 […]

Picking the Right Words to Use During an Interview Can Make All the Difference

Picking the Right Words to Use During an Interview Can Make All the Difference

How should I say something? What wording should I use. Here are some tips. 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 by the words […]

Insurance Careers: New Products

Insurance Careers: New Products

Product Marketing Jobs, Product Management Training, Duties and Pay. Product management jobs in insurance are on the increase. Overview includes product management training information and product marketing salary expectations.

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 […]

Interview Question; How did you handle a difficult situation?

Jobspeaker is back again with great advice on the right way to tell future employers how you handled a difficult situation. Get your pencils out, because this one requires a little planning.   When an employer asks you to describe a time “you handled a difficult situation,” they’re really looking for a time when you […]

What’s the Policy on Office Holiday Parties?

What’s the Policy on Office Holiday Parties?

Are you dreading your office holiday party and already thinking of excuses to bow out? If your boss expects you to attend or you feel pressure to make an appearance, Ask A Manager’s Alison Green suggests you suck it up and get into the Holiday spirit. She says: “…There are other companies where you’re really expected […]

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 1

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 1

From conversations to have with a new boss, to the top reasons people quit their jobs, here are the week’s top career articles to help propel your professional life forward.   The Rule Of Three: How To Be Unforgettable To Employers Learn how the rule of three can be applied in your professional life, and […]

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 2

Weekly Actuarial Career Advice: 2

From dealing with rejection to productivity boosting tips, here are last week’s top career articles you may have missed to help your start tomorrow off on a better foot!  5 Strategies Resilient People Use to Overcome Rejection (No Matter How Much it Stings) Dealing with rejection is never easy, whether its personal or professional. Here […]

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!