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GEICO recently named one of the ‘Best Places to Work’ in Virginia

By on February 19, 2014 at 2:01 PM

Great work environment, training and professional growth opportunities – these are just a few reasons why I believe GEICO is a one of the best places to work. I’m glad to say that Virginia Business magazine agrees. For the third consecutive year, GEICO’s two regional offices in Virginia – Virginia Beach and Fredericksburg – were […]

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Let GEICO pay for your books next semester

By on February 10, 2014 at 3:30 PM

For the past two decades, GEICO has given out $1,000 achievement awards each year to college sophomores and juniors from all across the country.  In 2014, we will recognize more than 50 students! This award program is just one of the ways that we help support tomorrow’s leaders. It’s a long-standing tradition that, quite simply, […]

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Connecting with GEICO via social media is so easy …

By on February 7, 2014 at 2:27 PM

Have you checked your Facebook account today? Tweeted a tweet to your tweeps? Pinned something beautiful? Well, we did, too. GEICO may be in the auto insurance business, but we’re far from your typical, boring insurance company. In fact, we’re quite social. There are many ways that you can connect with us where you already […]

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Job-seekers: There’s an online scam we’d like you to know about

By on February 5, 2014 at 2:32 PM

Ah, the Internet: a place where people connect, share, communicate and scam. You’ve probably heard of scammers “phishing.” Well, there is a current scam that involves GEICO and unsuspecting, trusting job-seekers. Someone – or possibly a group of people – is contacting job-seekers about jobs at GEICO, and offering “work at home” positions paying upwards […]

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This one’s for barking rights

By on January 29, 2014 at 12:22 PM

By guest blogger Tony Blue, public relations Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl X comes to GEICO Stadium on Feb. 2 Have you noticed that GEICO has an affinity for animals? From the Gecko and Maxwell the pig to the rowing Guinea Pigs and the Camel, the company, its customers and associates have a general affection for […]

Posted in: Marketing & Communications, On the Web


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New year, new career: Keep your resolution!

By on January 23, 2014 at 12:38 PM

By Joel Jones, director of recruiting, guest GEICO Careers blogger Not long after New Year’s Day, I was in the locker room and overheard two fellow gym rats discussing how crowded the gym gets with all of the New Year’s “resolutioners.”  It reminded me of a quote I once read, “A New Year’s resolution is […]

Posted in: IT @ GEICO, Working at GEICO


Another year: Looking back and ahead

By on January 20, 2014 at 2:53 PM

Think car insurance is boring stuff? It might be at some companies, but there was a lot going on at GEICO in 2013 and even more excitement expected in 2014. If there was one word to sum up last year, it would be GROWTH. This past year, GEICO crossed the 12-millionth policy threshold; we’re one […]

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Don’t be distracted by other contests! Enter GEICO’s Distracted Driving Contest by Jan. 24.

By on January 15, 2014 at 4:16 PM

Hey, students: have you created your hip T-shirt design or produced your rocking music video for GEICO’s Distracted Driving Contest yet? If not, there’s still time to enter – but not much! The deadline is Friday, Jan. 24! Young artists, ages 6-18, are invited to submit a T-shirt design that emphasizes the message about the […]

Posted in: Safety and Insurance Issues


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With customer loyalty at stake, some companies do mobile business the right way

By on December 30, 2013 at 9:38 AM

By guest blogger Tony Blue, public relations As consumers like me continue to migrate to mobile devices, more and more companies are grasping the importance of mobile development to reach customers who like their information “to go.” I’m proud to work for such a company. GEICO’s mobile platform continues to evolve with its ongoing development […]

Posted in: Claims, On the Web, Sales and Service


The spirit of holiday giving: GEICO donates vehicle to local organization in Louisiana

By on December 20, 2013 at 7:41 AM

I love how GEICO continues to find ways to give back to its local communities, so I was especially pleased when I recently heard about how one of GEICO’s auto damage managers helped make spirits bright in Louisiana during this season of giving. Family Promise of Ouachita, a nonprofit that provides support to help families […]

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