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Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA

Ben serves as Wakely Actuarial’s President & Consulting Actuary. He joined Wakely in 2002 and enjoys the variety in the day-to-day of his current role.
March 14, 2019

Accident Insurance: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Insurance

Accident insurance is one of many supplemental insurance products that can either be sold to individuals or on a group platform. We work with clients to...

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January 21, 2019

Critical Illness Insurance: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Insurance

Critical illness insurance is one of many supplemental insurance products that can be sold to individuals or groups. We work with clients to provide product...

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January 09, 2019

Momentum vs. Drag & Multiply by Subtraction (Strategic Coach Insights)

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Insights

At the beginning of a business, a company’s leadership may feel like their role involves constantly trying to pull the company forward to meet their...

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November 12, 2018

Hospital Indemnity Insurance: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Insurance

Hospital indemnity insurance is one of many supplemental insurance products that can be sold to individuals or on a group platform. We work with clients to...

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October 31, 2018

Occam's Razor: Should All Consultants Apply This Principle First?

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Insider

Occam's razor (or Ockham's razor) is a principle from philosophy. Suppose there are two explanations for an occurrence or event. According to Occam’s razor,...

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October 22, 2018

Capability over Currency: Strategic Coaching Insights

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Insights

I attend an entrepreneurial coaching seminar every quarter where our “coach” leads a group of entrepreneurs through course materials with the goal of...

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October 08, 2018

Why Does Your Company Need an Experience Analysis?

Ben Cohen, FSA, MAAA posted in Experience Analysis

Why do companies need help with experience analysis? It seems so simple, and often the data and reports involved are processed in the same way every year....

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September 14, 2018