2016 IABA Actuarial Boot Camp Presentations
Creating a Winning Resume
2014 IABA Actuarial Boot Camp Presentations
Data Analytics in Excel
Pricing Life Insurance in Excel
2012 IABA Actuarial Boot Camp Presentations
Insights from Actuarial Recruiters
This video discusses what actuarial recruiters expect from potential employees. The Q & A session with a panel of recruiters is informational for new interns and actuarial professionals.
Soft Skill Development
This video discusses topics such as self awareness, emotional intelligence, interpersonal relationships, stress control, impulse control, etc.
Soft Skill Development II
This video covers managing interpersonal conversations and communications in an appropriate manner, considering relationship level, the environment, gender, the 'general rule' and other societal norms.
Negotiations I (between a boss & junior associate)
How to negotiate with your boss in order to not get on his/her bad side.
Negotiations II (between a boss & junior associate)
Negotiation discussion continued.
Exposure to Actuarial Work
Boot Camp students are introduced to some of the work actuaries do using excel. Topics include analyzing data, generating a stock price using binomial tree and so on.
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Advanced Excel & Maximizing Career Fairs
This video contains two seminars. The first video discusses the analysis of data using the usual descriptive measures, hypothesis testing, the binomial distribution and simulation. The second video teaches how to effectively prepare for a career fair.
Navigating the World of Business
This video introduces Towers Watson and its diversity and inclusion policy. Communication in the diverse market is also discussed.
Business Etiquette for the 21st Century
This video reviews etiquette at the work place and touches on the roles of team member and leader.
Everything you need to know about resume writing.
Career Flow Research I
This video covers the topic of climbing the corporate ladder. While staying current on your technical skills is important, most promotions come as a result of building and growing your soft skills. The video takes a critical look at how to develop yourself in your career.
Career Flow Research II
What do you have to do to get a promotion? What habits and skills do you have to develop to achieve your career goals. Your career future is primarily in your hands...
This video teaches you the do's and don'ts of presentation skills.
Essentials of Negotiations
This video covers communication at the work place around sensitive topics such as job description, promotion, pay raise, etc.
Speech Delivery Skills
Boot Camp students practice their speech delivery skills.
2012 Boot Camper Interaction
Boot Camp students participate in a formal exercise where they interact with each other
Multiparty Negotiations I
Boot Camp students apply their team building skills.
Multiparty Negotiations II
Boot Camp students practice team player skills in small groups. Each team's goal is to come out with a solution to a hypothetical problem.
Multiparty Negotiations III
Team work, collaboration and communication are some of the skills needed in a company. Boot Camp students participate in an exercise where they have to apply these skills in a team to solve the problem at hand.
Ten Tips for Writing in Today's Business World
The writing tips taught in this video will equip anyone in the corporate world to improve on his/her communication skills.