The lack of racial diversity in the actuarial profession is staggering. Here, representatives from the International Association of Black Actuaries and the Organization of Latino Actuaries talk about what they do and how all actuaries can get involved.
It’s an exciting time to be an actuary. The use of big data and advanced analytics are on the rise, and this gives actuaries a chance to change the way they approach actuarial analysis. Read on for an interview with Catherine Cao, FCAS and her role in Robotics and Cognitive Computing!
For the first time this spring, candidates taking Exam 9 were given an Integrative Question (IQ), which tests multiple areas of the syllabus. We spoke with Syllabus and Examination Committee Chair William Wilder to learn more about the grading process for this new type of question.
Everyone knows and talks about “job fit.” [...] Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman, in the book, First Break All the Rules – What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently, argue that it is a waste of time to try to develop talents in an employee that he/she does not already possess.
As chair of the Candidate Working Group of the Brand Marketing Implementation Task Force, I’m proud to write the first blog post in the new Future Fellows online community.