The Success Tract: Insights and Strategies for Effectively Managing Your Actuarial Career

23 Sep 2016 - 3:30 pm - 7 pm

DePaul Club 1 E Jackson Blvd Chicago, IL 60604

Title: The Success Tract: Insights and Strategies for Effectively Managing Your Actuarial Career

Speakers: Joanne Turner, National Territory Manager, The Jacobson Group


Navigating your career journey, developing soft skills, and establishing your professional brand and network can be a challenge. What are the hot careers within the actuarial arena? What are the “most wanted” skills and attributes employers are looking for in today’s actuarial candidates? Explore the answers to these pressing questions and more as you move forward in your insurance actuarial career. 

Gain insights from an industry insider with observations into trends, hot topics and in-demand skill sets and leadership characteristics for the insurance professionals of tomorrow. This session will feature perspectives, insights and strategies for success.

Session Objectives:

  • Understand the current state of the insurance industry labor market, the actuarial sector and its impact on future career opportunities.
  • Examine and explore areas of high demand and hot trends within the actuarial arena.
  • Gain insight into the characteristics, core competencies and soft skills that industry employers are looking for in today’s actuarial job candidates.
  • Discuss best practices and strategies for success in managing and enhancing your career, including networking and the development of a personal brand.

About The Jacobson Group:

The Jacobson Group is the leading global provider of insurance talent. For 45 years, we have been connecting insurance organizations with professionals from the board room to the back room on both a permanent and temporary basis. We offer a variety of solutions including executive search, professional recruiting, emerging talent, RPO, temporary staffing, subject matter experts, and onsite and work-at-home operations support. Regardless of the need or situation, Jacobson is the insurance talent solution. Further information is available at


DePaul University
1 E Jackson Blvd
DePaul Club, 11th floor
Chicago, IL 60604


Registration from 3:30 to 4:00 PM
Session from 4 – 5:00 PM
Reception from 5 – 6:30 PM with Hors d’oeuvre, beer and wine


$30 for CAA Members
$40 for non-Members
$10 for Retiree/Unemployed/Non-DePaul students
Free for DePaul students and staff

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.

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