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26Sep2016
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Perspectives on Communication: Canada

En français By Ben Marshall, SOA staff fellow, Canadian membership “Communication is a two-way street.” This familiar expression may seem trite, but it contains an important gem of truth

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26Sep2016

Climate Change Interview With Caterina Lindman

En français Caterina Lindman, FCIA, FSA, is an actuary for Manulife Financial, working on repricing adjustable products in Manulife’s Canadian division in Waterloo, Ontario. Lindman is recogniz

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26Sep2016
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SOA Welcomes Ben Marshall—Staff Fellow, Canadian Membership

En français The Society of Actuaries (SOA) is pleased to announce that Ben Marshall, FSA, FCIA, CERA, MAAA, has joined the SOA as staff fellow, Canadian membership. Marshall is responsible for

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How do you think the SOA should respond to the CIA’s University Accreditation Program?

As you may know, the SOA Board of Directors has been discussing the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) launch of its university accreditation program (UAP) in Fall 2012.  The CIA’s UAP allows ac

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31Jan2013
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An Interview with Bill Chinery

 By Joseph De Dominicis, FSA, FCIA -- SOA Canadian Staff fellow “Fortune sides with him who dares”  -Virgil The trade-off implicit in the above quote is central to modern finance and i

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Update on the Canadian Membership Value Enhancement Initiative

En français The SOA  now has an official office in Canada! by Joe De Dominicis, SOA staff fellow, Canadian membership When I last blogged about the Canadian Membership Value Enhancem

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27Jul2012
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An interview with Dean Connor

by Joe De Dominicis, SOA staff fellow, Canadian membership A commitment to lifelong learning and the ability to “get things done”:  two important attributes that separate top performers from

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26Apr2012
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The Canadian Membership Value Enhancement Initiative: What does “membership value” mean, and how exactly do you enhance it?

En français Joseph De Dominicis, SOA Staff Fellow, Canadian Membership It has been just over four months since I joined the SOA as the first Canadian Staff Fellow and started working on

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16Apr2012
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An interview with Malcolm Hamilton

by Joe De Dominicis, SOA staff fellow, Canadian membership “Don't think of retiring … until the world will be sorry that you retire.” — Samuel Johnson Aside from sports heroes like Way

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