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Investment Section: Expanding benefits to meet member needs

New and existing SOA Investment Section members can now enjoy a new benefit—access to a huge variety of investment knowledge via the EBSCO Business Source Corporate Plus (BSC+) database. As invest

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17Nov2011
SOA sections: What is increased satisfaction worth to you? Thumbnail

SOA sections: What is increased satisfaction worth to you?

by Meg Weber, SOA Director of Section Services When we ask section members why they belong, the first answer always relates to something intangible. I heard it best put, “It enhances my personal brand.” Your brand identity is what you communicate to your colleagues and employers about your professional interests. A section membership is a public affirmation that you choose to care about issues beyond the immediacy of your job. Not sure section membership is right for you? On SOA member and candidate surveys, members of sections are consistently more satisfied with the profession and the SOA than those who don’t. I believe that is because members of sections have made a greater commitment and more effort to be a part of something and that makes the rest of the experience feel more worthwhile. What is your increased satisfaction worth to you? (more…)

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29Jul2011
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