There are two primary skills actuaries must master if they are to be effective with others: Deep Listening and Asking Effective Questions. This may seem obvious, but most of us are woefully lacking in our listening and inquiry skills. We often resort to making statements and opinions in an effort to prove our expertise. There’s … Continue reading Actuarial Communication Webinar Series
Is Enterprise Risk Management Worth It? Guest Post by Max Rudolph, January 2016 Some say that risk practitioners have been managing risk forever, and enterprise risk management (ERM) is nothing new. Others contend that a new crisis every few years is crucial to avoiding cuts in funding during stable periods. These "happy times" are actually … Continue reading Is Enterprise Risk Management Worth It?
Warren Luckner's new ACTEX eLearning course Being An Actuary: Beyond the Mathematics, An Overview of Ethics and Professionalism in the Actuarial Profession, launched October 22nd. This on demand online course is part of ACTEX's expanded eLearning and Continuing Professional Development for Actuaries. Warren Luckner, FSA, MAAA, CFA, is a former SOA staff member and former head of the … Continue reading ACTEX Welcomes Warren Luckner, New eLearning Course Instructor