Presentation on theme: "Actuarial Association 2 nd General Meeting 10/04/2013 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm HSSB 1173 Career Fair Preparation Interview Workshop Excel Workshop."— Presentation transcript:
Actuarial Association 2 nd General Meeting 10/04/2013 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm HSSB 1173 Career Fair Preparation Interview Workshop Excel Workshop
News and Upcoming Events Membership Intramural Basketball Team
News and Upcoming Events Membership Dues Intramural Basketball Team Newsletter Additional Membership Benefit
News and Upcoming Events Membership Dues Intramural Basketball Team Newsletter Additional Membership Benefit Upcoming: ▫10/9: Towers Watson and Fidelity ▫10/10: Actuary Career Fair ▫10/17: CAS and Well point
Career Fair Tips and Advice Bring copies of your resume Do research on companies Attend information sessions Business Formal Be courteous Speak to all companies Socialize with fellow classmates Ask for business card Smile
Interview Workshop Behavioral
What are your 3 strengths? What are your 3 weaknesses? Describe yourself with 5 words. Tell me about yourself. What are your career goals? What is your ideal job? Do you work better in a team or individually? Why should I hire you? Why do you want to work for us? How would you describe your personality?
Interview Workshop Behavioral Situational
Tell me about a time you demonstrated taking the initiative in something. Tell me about a time you had to work under a lot of stress. Tell me about a time you had to work with difficult people in a team. We're looking for someone diverse to deploy to various clients, how are you going to be adaptable?
Technical Please enlighten me on a current event regarding the actuarial profession. What do you know about the company? What does an Actuary do? What is a duration? Tell me more about “_____”. (insert project/paper/etc. from resume)
Logical / Analytical Estimate the number of high schools in the state of California. Write a code that would produce the following output: How many airplanes are in the sky right now? How many gas stations are there in Texas?