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Old 12-06-2017, 04:42 PM
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Default Please help me choose a job: WTW vs. Munich Re

I got few entry-level offers, and I am finally deciding between these two. Salary does not matter, so please just look at the opportunity / future growth and give me an advice. Any advice will be greatly appreciated.

1) Willis Towers Watson - P&C

2) Munich Re - Life (reinsurance)


Which company and which industry - do you think - will be better in the long-run?
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What kind of job in WTW?

Reinsurance work is generally more interesting imo.
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Well the WTW - P&C sounds like it's P&C so I would pick that one.
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Nevermind, just saw that the Munich job is life. Yeah, go with WTW.
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Old 12-06-2017, 04:58 PM
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Could you guys please also tell me WHY you are saying P&C over reinsurance??
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Could you guys please also tell me WHY you are saying P&C over reinsurance??
We're saying P&C over life

P&C covers a whole bunch of different types of business. Actuarial foundations of life insurance is also captured in P&C with things like Workers' Comp.

P&C also gets paid more.
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We're saying P&C over life
Yes so why do you prefer P&C over life? I am very new to these two industries, and all I know is that P&C would require more exams -- so what is so good about P&C? Thank you in advance for your input!
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Yes so why do you prefer P&C over life? I am very new to these two industries, and all I know is that P&C would require more exams -- so what is so good about P&C? Thank you in advance for your input!
Life is basically just that: life insurance.

Property and Casualty spans a whole lot more, from car and home insurance to aviation, cyber, and surety bonds.
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WTW is consulting right?
That's also a big factor to consider
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