Category: Odds & Ends

GEICO rewards excellence on campus

By on July 24, 2013 at 1:50 PM

By Steve Cairns, GEICO Careers Guest Blogger At GEICO, we take great pride in our ability to uncover excellent talent to join the GEICO family. One of the ways we find fantastic students, who will one day make significant contributions to the GEICO mission, is through the GEICO Achievement Award Program. We realize it takes […]

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Memory of the Month: Celebrate good times; come on!

By on June 28, 2013 at 2:51 PM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to exercise your caption-writing skills. We’ve had a LOT to celebrate here at GEICO lately. In February, our Long Island regional center had its 40th birthday. The Gecko published his book of wry observations and advice, You’re Only Human, in March. Later that […]

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Fumich and Nelson run from D.C. to Boston to aid bombing victims

By on June 21, 2013 at 9:28 AM

By guest blogger Chris Tasher Earlier this month, two Americans ran and ran and ran and ran … day and night … until 450 miles and five long days were behind them. They were on a mission to raise funds for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and to raise spirits. Americans, they knew, […]

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Recent grads ready to be on your own? GEICO’s here to help

By on June 6, 2013 at 4:01 PM

Graduation season is wrapping up and the newly-educated are transitioning into being responsible adults. This can include getting a new job, buying a car, renting a new apartment and, unfortunately, adding on more financial debt. Luckily, GEICO has created GEICO’s On Your Own, a website that addresses a variety of topics to help young adults […]

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Memory of the Month: Springing forward

By on May 31, 2013 at 3:03 PM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to exercise your caption-writing skills. GEICO’s an incredibly successful company by just about any measure, but it has never been one to stand pat. Prior to moving into the current corporate headquarters just on the Maryland side of the border with Washington, D.C., […]

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The time’s always right to honor the military – especially this month

By on May 24, 2013 at 11:17 AM

By guest blogger Alex Danoff Who’s up for a quick U.S. military history refresher? Last Saturday, May 18, the United States observed Armed Forces Day. The U.S. has designated the third Saturday of May each year to honor military servicemen and servicewomen. Harry Truman led the push to establish a single day to thank military […]

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GEICO announces winners of 2012-2013 National Safety Poster and Video Contest

By on May 15, 2013 at 2:36 PM

By guest blogger Alex Danoff After poring through hundreds of submissions from across the country, the judges of GEICO’s  2012-2013 National Safety Poster and Video Contest  tallied their votes and selected the 18 winners of this year’s contest: Safety Poster Contest: Kiani Alvarez-Ranan, Kapolei, Hawaii Joy Chen, East Brunswick, N.J. Paul Gellerman, Grand Forks, N.D. […]

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Memory of the Month: the gift of life

By on April 29, 2013 at 4:05 PM

Each month, we share an image from GEICO’s past and invite you to exercise your caption-writing skills. I wish I had a dollar for every gallon of blood donated by GEICO associates over the years. I’m sure I’d be a comfortably retired man today! As this 1950s photo of donors boarding a Red Cross bus […]

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Planning a summer road trip? Visit these roadside attractions along the way

By on April 2, 2013 at 7:55 AM

The featured article in our Spring newsletter took at a look at 10 of our favorite roadside attractions. Below are a few more unusual, quirky destinations. Share your favorites in the comments! Cabazon Dinosaurs – Cabazon, Calif. Come to a real-world Jurassic Park. Ms. Dinny, a 150-ton dinosaur, is the largest concrete dino in the […]

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GEICO introduces Garden Gnome Insurance: protection for your gnome, sweet gnome

By on April 1, 2013 at 7:04 AM

You’d be surprised how many weird insurance policies there are. Alien abduction insurance, for example, is real. GEICO doesn’t offer it, however, because we’ve been focusing our research on a much more practical product: Garden Gnome Insurance. You might not think you need Garden Gnome Insurance. But, I’m sure the first victim of a garden […]

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