Archive: November 2013

Memory of the Month: Giving thanks

By on November 27, 2013 at 3:31 PM

Kids, you won’t believe this, but once upon a time, televisions did not have flat screens, and if you wanted to change the channel, you had to get up and walk to the TV to do it. The only time the words “high definition” went together was when you were looking up the word “high” […]

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GEICO internships give tomorrow’s leaders real-world experience

By on November 26, 2013 at 7:46 AM

By guest blogger Brittany Thompson, college recruiter This past summer, 14 university students gained real-world business experience as interns at GEICO’s regional office in Fredericksburg, Va. Our internship program offers a multitude of opportunities, as college students interact with management, complete projects that may be implemented at GEICO and build their leadership, time management and […]

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Math degree + insurance industry = job opportunities

By on November 20, 2013 at 10:59 AM

Wondering how to use your love of numbers after graduation? Curious about what career opportunities there are for math majors? If you haven’t thought about a career in insurance, maybe you should. Insurance is a complex industry overflowing with all sorts of numbers:  loss frequency and severity, underwriting ratios, expense ratios, costs, profits, losses, rates […]

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GEICO’s ‘Hump Day’ extravaganza hits the streets Nov. 13 – Wednesday, of course

By on November 12, 2013 at 12:27 PM

By guest blogger Tony Blue “Guess what day it is?” The catchy phrase used by the camel in GEICO’s “Hump Day” commercial has taken the country by storm; it has generated more than 17 million YouTube views. The TV spot is part of GEICO’s “Happier Than…” marketing campaign, which highlights the happiness of those who […]

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IT @ GEICO: Every associate has a story to tell

By on November 6, 2013 at 11:46 AM

In this installment of our IT blog series, where we introduce you to members of our information technology team so that you can hear what it’s like to work in IT @ GEICO, you’ll meet David, a senior programmer analyst in our D.C. area headquarters. David D., Sr. Programmer Analyst II, Mobile Web Infrastructure GEICO […]

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Hey, students! GEICO wants you to create the next ‘Don’t Drive Distracted’ music video and T-shirt

By on November 1, 2013 at 2:22 PM

GEICO’s annual safety contest is now underway! This year, we’re challenging students to use their creative skills to help spread awareness about the dangers of distracted driving through two new contests – music video and T-shirt design. High school students (grades 9-12) are eligible to create their own “Don’t Drive Distracted” music video using one […]

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