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Too often, an employer's perception is that actuarial work is "narrow and technical," according to according to
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2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. a press release by the Society of Actuaries Mission Statement
The Society of Actuaries is a professional organization for actuaries based in North America. Its headquarters are located in Schaumburg, Illinois. . The campaign aims to "dispel that outdated stereotype" with a grassroots program beginning with the mailing of a video presentation to the entire profession. The goal of the video CD is to raise awareness of the need for the campaign, its goals and why each actuary needs to participate. The image program will try to reach executives in insurance, reinsurance The contract made between an insurance company and a third party to protect the insurance company from losses. The contract provides for the third party to pay for the loss sustained by the insurance company when the company makes a payment on the original contract. , consulting firms, recruiters, investment banks and mutual fund companies.
Among other campaign participants are the American Academy of Actuaries The The American Academy of Actuaries, also known as the “Academy” or the AAA, is the body that represents and unites United States actuaries in all practice areas. and organizations in Canada and Mexico.